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The Digital Watermarking Alliance (DWA) is an international alliance of industry leading organizations that deliver valuable digital watermarking solutions to a broad range of customers and markets around the world.

 

aquaMobileaquaMobile
aquaMobile S.L. is a mobile value-added services provider founded by a group of reputable executives of some of the leading mobile content and services multinationals, consulting firms and media corporations. Based in Madrid, Spain, it plans to quickly expand to other European countries. aquaMobile is already working with some of the largest corporations to develop state-of-the-art mobile solutions that will make access to content and information from mobile handsets a lot easier and intuitive. www.aquamobile.es

 

BooXtreamBooXtream
BooXtream is a watermarking and personalisation service for ebooks, developed by Icontact from The Netherlands. Icontact develops tailor made software for publishers, libraries, booksellers and national organisations in the book trade in the Netherlands and Belgium. Under the brand name BooXtream, Icontact is offering ebook watermarking and personalisation solutions for publishers, digital distributors and web shops.

BooXtream for ePub was introduced in 2010 and was the first dedicated web service based watermarking solution for ePub ebooks. BooXtream adds both visible, personalized information and invisible, redundant watermarks to an ebook. One of the visible features is a personalised ex libris (bookplate). The ebooks watermarked with BooXtream are 100% compatible with the ePub2 and ePub3 standard. Watermarked ebooks can be read on any device or platform supporting these standards, no additional software is required for the end user.

BooXtream is offered as an easy to integrate, cloud based XML web service, and as a command line interface component. For both versions, an extensive API is available. Learn more about BooXtream.

 

CivolutionCivolution
Formed in October 2008, Civolution is a spin-off from Philips Electronics combining synergies from Philips Content Identification, Teletrax and Thomson STS. Civolution is a leading technology and services provider for identifying, managing and monetizing media content. Civolution provides cutting-edge watermarking and fingerprinting technology solutions for radio and television audience measurement and forensic tracking of media assets in pre-release, digital cinema, payTV and online delivery. Through its broadcast and internet services, Civolution offers global television broadcast intelligence, internet tracking and monetization solutions. Civolution helps studios, news organizations, broadcasters, network operators, syndicated TV companies, sports rights holders, advertisers and corporate communicators, control their content and generate new revenue streams. News from Civolution is located here.

 

DataMark TechnologiesDataMark
DataMark Technologies Pte Ltd (DataMark), incorporated in Singapore, is a technology provider of patented digital watermarking technologies and solutions for the imaging world. Its StegMark suite of imaging solutions are developed to address copyright and fingerprinting issues, creating unique digital identities in all forms of digital media. These watermarks embedded into the media offer copyright protection, fingerprinting capabilities as well as authenticity assurance to the digital assets. In addition, these watermarks are imperceptible to the human eye and can only be detected through the use of our algorithms. At DataMark, we understand the value and importance of our client's digital assets and constantly strive to develop innovative technology to secure their digital rights. DataMark is a subsidiary of ST Electronics (Info-Security) Pte Ltd.

 

Digimarc CorporationDigimarc Corporation
Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ:DMRC) is a leading innovator and provider of enabling technologies that create digital identities for all forms of media and many everyday objects. The embedded digital IDs are imperceptible to humans, but not to computers, networks and devices like mobile phones, which can now use cameras and microphones as sensory inputs to "see, hear and understand" the world around them within the context of their environment.

Digimarc has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio with over 800 issued US and foreign patents in digital watermarking, content identification and management, media and object discovery to enable ubiquitous computing and related technologies. Digimarc develops solutions, licenses its intellectual property, and provides development services to business partners across a range of industries.

Please go to www.digimarc.com for more company information.

 

ISANISAN
The International Standard Audiovisual Number (ISAN) is managed and run by ISAN-IA (ISAN International Agency), a non-profit organization, based in Geneva and founded in 2003 by AGICOA, CISAC and FIAPF. As a service organization, its mission is to implement ISAN throughout the world by providing and maintaining the ISAN system, appointing and supporting the network of Registration Agencies, and promoting their activities to the audiovisual industry. ISAN is a voluntary numbering system to identify any kind of audiovisual works throughout their entire lifecycle from conception, production, distribution, and consumption. ISAN is recommended or required as the audiovisual identifier of choice for producers, studios, broadcasters, Internet media providers, and videogame publishers who need to encode, track, and distribute video in a variety of formats. It provides a unique, internationally recognized, and permanent reference number for each audiovisual work and related versions registered in the ISAN system.

 

MarkAnyMarkAny
Founded in 1999 by leaders in the university watermarking lab, MarkAny is on the forefront of the digital security industry, enabling client to prevent the misuse, modification, loss or theft of intellectual property and sensitive information.

MarkAny offers a portfolio of digital security, authentication and copyright protection solutions that it sells into the enterprise and government markets for internal security, secure document delivery and online certificate printing applications. MarkAny holds more than 200 patented applications world-wide, and offer digital right management and watermark products, and its professional service to assist the integration of its solutions and implementation of client business model.

The company has provided digital security solutions to more than 700 firms and governmental bodies throughout the world. For more information, visit www.markany.com

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MSIMSI
MSI provides forensic audio watermarking and copy protection, "Double Dip" to protect audio files, CDs and DVDs from unauthorized copying. MSI Copy Control enables Record Labels to protect the copyright of their signed artists against piracy right from the recording studio and throughout promotion and distribution. An easy to use "wizard" program enables new and experienced users to operate the MSI system within their own offices with access to a global look up database, and MSI can additionally provide an end to end duplication, copy control and distribution service from their offices in LA, NY and London. MSI is fully compliant with Rimage duplicating systems for high volume production.

 

TechnicolorTechnicolor
Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, is at the forefront of digital innovation. Our world class research and innovation laboratories and our creative talent pool enable us to lead the market in delivering advanced services to content creators and distributors. We also benefit from an extensive intellectual property portfolio focused on imaging and sound technologies, supporting our thriving licensing business.

As piracy poses a real threat towards its customers and will continue as more digital content is created, Technicolor's Security & Content Protection Labs were created to deter piracy on high-value content from creation to consumption and to secure the digital home. For the past decade, our team of security experts with multi-disciplinary skills including cryptography, media and software protection, audio and video watermaking have helped entertainment services to create higher level of protection for our clients. To protect digital content automated workflows with reduced operating time and cost, Technicolor has launched Content Armor™, a suite of advanced security technologies. As well, they also use their knowledge to improve the security digital home devices such as gateways, set-top-boxes, and tablets.

Moreover, to enrich viewing experience, increase audience engagement and create new monetization streams, Technicolor has introduced in the market Sync Audio Watermarking technologies enabling studios, content owners, aggregators and distributors to sync live, recorded or time-shifted content and collect qualified metadata. And thanks to Technicolor expertise in both watermarking and entertainment services, these solutions are easily integrated into existing post-production, broadcast and any new media delivery workflows and open access to all the benefits of new attractive companion app markets.

 

VerimatrixVerimatrix
Verimatrix sets the standard for software-based content security and revenue enhancement technologies in pay-TV networks, with a global customer base of telecommunications providers. The Verimatrix Video Content Authority System™ (VCAS) offers a suite of next-generation technologies that protect content and enhance revenue streams, while combating digital piracy wherever it occurs within the distribution chain. VCAS technologies include the patent-pending VideoMark™ — the industry's first secure and invisible content tracking solution that enables forensic, user-specific marking of video at each PC or STB client in a pay-TV system. Verimatrix's customers benefit with most favorable access to premium content, enabling the richest, most versatile viewing experience for their digital video subscribers. For more information, please visit www.verimatrix.com