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Topic: Compliance

Software Piracy in the United States [New Data]

According to the most recent BSA Global Software Survey in 2018, software piracy in the United States is reported to be at 15 percent (down from 19 percent in 2011), yet has a commercial value of $8.6 billion (down slightly from 9.7 billion in 2011).

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Victor DeMarines  

|  October 21, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Software Piracy in Russia [New Data]

According to the most recent BSA Global Software Survey in 2018, software piracy in Russia is reported to be at 62 percent with a commercial value of $1.29 billion. While the piracy rate has remained relatively steady since 2011 (when it was 63 ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  October 11, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Software Piracy in China [New Data]

China’s reputation for its heavy use of pirated software is well established. According to the latest Revulytics Compliance Intelligence data, China topped our list of Top 20 license misuse and piracy hotspots.

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Victor DeMarines  

|  October 04, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Software Piracy Myth #1: Software Piracy Only Occurs in China and Russia

Like no other industry, software companies have had a long and conflicted history with those who misappropriate and misuse their intellectual property. As long as there has been software, there has been software misuse, which includes overuse ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  September 30, 2019   |   Software Piracy

6 Software Piracy Myths

As long as there has been software, there has been software misuse: both pirated use (companies using pirated versions of software with cracked licenses) and overuse (legitimate customers exceeding the legal use defined in a license agreement). ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  August 29, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Building C-Level Support for a Software Compliance Analytics Strategy

“It’s not a technology project, it’s a business project,” is often heard as stakeholders seek to build consensus and gain support for programs that require technical resources and buy-in. Yet, often times too much is expected of engineering ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  June 12, 2019   |   Software Piracy

GDPR Turns 1: Have Businesses Kept Up?

During May 2018, as its deadline inched closer, Google searches in the United States for information around General Data Protection Regulation (known as GDPR) topped separate searches for Kim Kardashian and Beyoncé, according to the European ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  May 17, 2019   |   Usage Analytics

Was ist Software-Compliance-Analyse?

Softwarepiraten zu zahlenden Kunden machen Softwarepiraterie ist nach wie vor ein großes Thema. Lizenzüberschreitungen durch Kunden sind immer noch ein großes Problem. Lassen Sie uns also über Software-Compliance-Analysen und Daten sprechen, die ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  March 25, 2019   |   Software Piracy