New Blockchain solution to be offered by Sony
Sony implements the Blockchain technology for better service applications. Blockchain technology is becoming one of the most ideal tools for the management of digital rights. Which has lead Sony to develop a brand new system in order to protect the rights of authors. There is currently an issue that authors across the globe face and that is protection rights, this is a modern day problem that needs a modern day solution.
This has lead the Giant cooperation Sony to propose a new Blockchain-based digital rights management system that is expected to be released on a commercial basis. The management of rights are currently often conducted manually through some organizations or the creator of that content, this approach has turned out to be very inefficient. The new system by Sony is strongly focused on facilitating these processes through streamlining it.
Today there are a lot of achievements that have been done through technological developments, which has given widespread opportunities to digital content creation and sharing. The company Sony has stated through a thesis that:
“But the rights management of that content is still carried out conventionally by industry organizations or the creators themselves, necessitating a more efficient way of managing and demonstrating ownership of copyright-related information for written works.“
The new digital rights management system to make an impact
Through a recent press release that was published, the Sony Corporation, Sony Music Entertainment Inc., and Sony Global Education has developed a rights management system in order to make digital content that uses the capacities of Blockchain technology.
The development will be used to manage any copyright-related information for content in this new digital world. According to the creators they have paid special attention to the educational contents that will be found on the worldwide network of Sony’s Blockchain.
The new system was created on the bases of the existing system according to information that was provided by the company, for sharing and management rights of educational data that was presented by Sony during the past year. The project is aimed at helping school administrators to consolidate and manage students’ educational data basis, from a number of different schools and academic institutions with a focus on increasing the level of efficiency of the educational system.
Through the help of the implementation of this platform, users will have the possibility to exchange and check any required information about content, including the exact time and date of its creation. The company will also be focused on a few professionals and personal details about its authors.
The platform will also bring the system to a level to be used not only for examining information about workers but also their authors, but it will also be able to automatically verify the rights that were generated through the written contents. Sony’s new integration of the Blockchain is not just intended for written works only, but will deal with the rights management of different types of digital content. These include electronic textbooks, educational content, Music, Films, VR content, and e-books.
Sony has been considering the application of Blockchain in its system for some time now, but the company has finally made that move to apply the Blockchain technology to daily processes. Sony Global Education is continuously working on the elaboration and prototyping of Blockchain technology applications in the educational space. The company Sony Group is also reportedly currently examining the possibilities to utilize the potential of the Blockchain technology in the information and management of data area.
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