TITLE

IFPI Introduces Digital Tracking System

AUTHOR(S)
KORANTENG, JULIANA
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Billboard;2/22/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 8, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) has introduced a serial-number identification system designed to help copyright owners track digitally distributed music. Use of the Global Release Identifier (GRid); Prevention of online piracy; Views from Paul Jessop, the chief technology officer of IFPI; Consideration of global technology such as electronic fingerprinting or watermarking; Cooperation from music authors and publishers.
ACCESSION #
9120873

 

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