The eLicense System™ is a complete turnkey solution for owners and distributors of digital properties who need to securely and safely achieve global distribution and e-commerce capabilities.

The eLicense System™ includes full e-commerce functions from shopping cart, full fraud protection and credit card processing to a robust sales and distribution tracking system.

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For ten years industry leaders have relied on the eLicense System to supply the applications and infrastructure to build the sales and distribution of their titles among global markets. We can increase both online and in-store sales, create innovative new sources of revenue and cut distribution, service, and support costs.

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Content Protection

Overview

eLicense content protection provides:

  • industry-leading protection against unauthorized use and piracy
  • robust rights management that is unobtrusive to the end user
  • the ability to embed a variety of rights models and access control schemes through a simple rules-based system
  • the ability to remotely change access privileges and usage rights even after distribution
  • integrated e-commerce functions that provide the simplest purchase processes
  • direct integration with Softsales content vending, payment collection, and fraud prevention services

In widespread use by industry leaders for nearly ten years, eLicense content protection provides a unique combination of strength, reliability, and flexibility for implementing usage policies for all forms of digital assets, including:

  • commercial digital goods, such as PC software and games
  • multimedia
  • publications
  • proprietary research, corporate assets, and intellectual property

Features

eLicense content protection ensures:

  • Well-controlled, automated licensing of commercial digital goods, such as software, PC games, publications, and entertainment.
  • That products are never "unlocked" with a key and exposed to hacking, copying, or key duplication.
  • Global, secure management of digital assets, even after distribution.
  • Remote administration of assets, allowing modification, renewal, or revocation of rights to assets, even if already in use.
  • Optional audit trails of access events or attempts.
  • Direct integration with digital rewards uniquely and securely assigned to individuals and households.
  • Secure superdistribution of assets, without loss of revenue or control over rights.
  • On-board payment, licensing, and authentication functionality built directly into the the user interface of digital assets.
  • Protection for assets however they are distributed, including downloads, CD pressings, or e-mail.
  • Protection added to existing digital assets via a turnkey hosted system that requires no programming,
    extra product builds, or technical knowledge.

Benefits

You Already Built the Value In, Now See the Returns.

Digital assets are strategic assets. And they travel on a revolutionary medium that multiplies human access to knowledge, productivity, entertainment, and more.

The marketplace of ideas generates value from the work you produce. Delivering that value and being compensated, is what keeps the wheels turning.

Whether originally in analog form, or developed from the ground up exclusively for digital devices, your digital assets can quickly and safely reach the marketplace with eLicense content protection technologies for producers of:

  • PC games
  • software
  • publications & research
  • creative works
  • intellectual property
  • media & entertainment properties

eLicense content protection automatically provides each asset with individualized protection that ensures controlled, authorized usage throughout its life cycle. Developers and publishers can rapidly package their digital goods for online or offline distribution, with any rights model embedded directly into the product. This removes the technical burden from you, the producer, and allows you to focus on building superior assets.

Rules-Based Implementation Without Programming Key decisions in your strategy are easily implemented with eLicense content protection.Including trial periods, timed usage, controlled superdistibution among customers, and others. You simply decide what rights will optimize your assets’ exposure, popularity, and paid usage. eLicense provides them all in a simple, easy-to-use rules-based system that can put one or many assets into commercial distribution in a matter of minutes.

A key advantage of the eLicense system is the elimination of dual-distributions when offering free trial downloads. he native protection of your assets provided by eLicense makes edited or "crippled" versions of product unncessary, allowing:

  • one-time distribution of safely controlled, full-featured versions
  • customer exposure to full product benefits, instead of a subset of features
  • easy purchase within the product interface
  • conversion from trial to full license -- without additional product downloads, and without ever delivering unprotected product
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