Software Piracy Protections Need Rebooting, Study Finds

Lack Of Data Tracking Results In Losses

Many software makers fail to implement appropriate data-tracking technology into their products, resulting in a 68 percent revenue loss, according to the study. About 60 percent of those surveyed said using a tracking feature was a challenge, followed by collecting information about end users and tracking the entitlement status of the user based on the license purchased.

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