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software protection

[′sȯf‚wer prə‚tek·shən]
(computer science)
The use of various techniques to prevent the unauthorized duplication of software. Also known as copy protection.
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Aladdin said HASP SRM, a software protection and licensing solution, enables IriTech to grow its business by protecting its software against piracy and illegal use; secure intellectual property, ensuring competitive advantage; provide secure licensing and product activation to increase value to end-users and differentiate products; and increase margins with role-based workflows integrating with the software product lifecycle.
When deciding to introduce software protection, it is important to consider the nature of the software being sold, the target audience, the intended market and the amount of the existing piracy.
Nasdaq:ALDN), has announced that full support for Microsoft's Windows XP Professional x64 Edition and Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition, is now offered by its HASP HL software protection and licensing solution.
The implementation of software protection has historically been tied to licensing; every time software's licensing model was changed, the security would have to change also.
We are very pleased to see the AT-SPI Technology Office taking such a prominent and active role in promoting the need for improved software protection capabilities," said Donald Whiteside, vice president, Legal and Government Affairs at Intel.
HASP CD9 further advances the technology introduced in HASP4, Aladdin's next generation family of software protection keys.
Combined with company's newly released advanced hardware-based software protection platform, Sentinel HL, Sentinel LDK delivers software publishers a comprehensive, out-of-the-box software monetization solution that will better enable them to confidently protect their software and simplify operational processes while enhancing the end-user experience and ultimately maximizing software revenues.
QuickLicenseRT Linux and PluginXojoQLRT support the MakeDongle application for any vendor that wants to generate their own USB dongles for software protection and licensing.
Aladdin Knowledge Systems (NASDAQ: ALDN), Chicago, a leader in the field of Internet content and software security, has released HASP CD9, the latest software for the HASP4 hardware- based software protection system that offers high-level security for Linux developers, as well as new ease-of-use features.
a global leader in data protection, today announced the industry's first software protection solution to include white box cryptography.
Software protection is therefore utterly important; it can be a maker and breaker in domains like multi-screen mobile TV, software licensing, and credentials and sensitive data stored on mobile devices.
com)-- SOFPRO has released new 64-bit line of products for their professional software protection and licensing solution for .

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