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Succeed With Enterprise Digital Rights Management, Five Steps at a Time

Published: 21 November 2018

ID: G00350695

Analyst(s): Marc-Antoine Meunier , John Girard


EDRM file access and usage controls have existed for decades. But, due to their inherent complexity, usage is still limited in most companies. This research cites real-world instances that reveal successful and unsuccessful practices for security and risk management leaders.

Table Of Contents


  • Five Reasons You Should Care About EDRM
  • Five Reasons EDRM Projects Fail
  • Five Real-World Examples of EDRM Failures
  • Five Real-World Examples of EDRM Successes
  • Five Practices That Help EDRM Projects Succeed
  • There Are No Perfect Means to Protect and Govern Data

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