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software publisher

An organization that develops and markets software. It includes market research, software production and software distribution. Publishers may develop their own programs, contract for outside development or obtain off-the-shelf packages. The titles "software publisher," "software developer" and "developer" are used synonymously; however, "developers" may be limited to designing the user interface and programming, whereas a "publisher" implies distribution and marketing as well as development. See developer.
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CONTACT: David Byer, education policy manager of Software Publishers Association, 202-452-1600, ext.
Our goal is to provide this efficient infrastructure through our patented, channel neutral platform, allowing software publishers to focus on building their businesses and outsourcing these very difficult and critical elements of protecting, selling and distributing their products online.
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a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages online businesses for more than 40,000 software publishers, manufacturers, distributors and online retailers.
The Software Publishers Association is the principal trade association of the PC software industry.
CONTACT: Bill Krist, senior vice president-International of the American Electronics Association, 202-682-9110; Ken Wasch, executive director of the Software Publishers Association, 202-452-1600, ext.
The Software Publishers Association Center will be located in the Companies Online section of the Interchange Computing service.
NASDAQ:DRIV), a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, today introduced an expanded online volume licensing solution tailored for software publishers targeting the small and medium-sized business (SMB) marketplace.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- The differences in profitability of large and small software publishers is driven by the difference in their operating expense ratios, and not differences in gross margins.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Protexis, provider of e-commerce and digital rights management (DRM) hosted services for software publishers, today announced that it is sponsoring and participating in the 16th annual Shareware Industry Conference (SIC), being held July 13 - 15, 2006, at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center in Denver, Colorado.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of Software Publishers Association's (SPA) continued effort to combat software piracy in Asia, a series of raids occurred this week on three retail outlet stores in Singapore.

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