Revulytics Blog

Topic: Compliance Analytics

[GUEST POST] Licensing: How will a Compliance Program Impact my Customer Relationships?

We are excited to share this guest post from our partner Connor. For companies with limited resources, deciding to start a compliance program can be tricky. As we’ve outlined in our previous blog post, there are good reasons to establish a ...

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Guest Author  

|  November 14, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Piracy Impact Podcast: Rafael Amaral, Senior Partner at Kasznar Leonardos

Jason speaks with Rafael Amaral, senior partner at Brazilian intellectual property law firm Kasznar Leonardos. Rafael had just stepped off the stage from presenting at Revulytics’ recent conference in Paris, so he was ready to share his thoughts on ...

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Michael Goff  

|  November 12, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Piracy Impact Podcast: Dominique Laffret, TopSolid

We feature another conversation from Jason’s trip to Paris when he spoke with Dominique Laffret, VP at leading CAD/CAM vendor TopSolid. Dominique discusses how they decided they needed to track and measure the illegal use of their software and how ...

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Michael Goff  

|  November 05, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Piracy Impact Podcast: Law 21’s Borja Suarez

Jason traveled to Paris and spoke with Borja Suarez, a lawyer specializing in intellectual property law working in international environments at Law 21 in Madrid. Borja talks about the different methods of engagement when doing software license ...

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Michael Goff  

|  October 24, 2019   |   Software Piracy

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