Topic: Global Piracy

China’s Golden Week and its Impact on Software Piracy

Going back through the years of our compliance intelligence data on the use of pirated software, it’s interesting to see how much impact holidays like China’s Golden Week can have. According to some reports, “about half of China’s 1.4 billion people ...

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Top 20 Countries for Software Piracy and License Misuse (2017)

We analyzed aggregated Revulytics Compliance Intelligence data (the number of unique machines using unpaid software) as of March 2017 to identify the Top 20 countries using pirated or unlicensed software: 

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Revulytics Compliance Intelligence: Enhance Data with Wi-Fi Geolocation

Software enabled with Revulytics Compliance Intelligence can capture specific geolocation data through Wi-Fi access points. This Wi-Fi geolocation data is now aggregated and displayed within embedded maps at the machine, domain and account levels, ...

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What Can China Teach Us About Software Piracy?

Will the Microsoft Windows 10 Upgrade Be Free for Pirates?

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Top 20 Countries for Software Piracy and License Misuse

[UPDATE: Read our 2017 Report here] We analyzed aggregated CodeArmor Intelligence customer data* (the number of unique machines using unpaid software in 2014) to identify the Top 20 countries using pirated or unlicensed software.

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April 24, 2014 Software Piracy

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

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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February 28, 2014 Software Piracy

Software Piracy Trends - February 2014

Each month we check in with a member of the V.i. Labs Piracy Investigation Team to see what trends they're seeing in software piracy. This month tells us about the impact Chinese New Year had on new piracy infringements. It’s no secret that piracy ...

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