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LinuxPR: openCOLA Takes Peer-To-Peer Issues Global at DDMI

Nov 28, 2000, 18:09 (0 Talkback[s])

"openCOLA, a leading North American open source, peer-to-peer technology company , working to redefine the way people and businesses discover digital information and resources, announced today that it will be co-sponsoring and participating in the DDMI Asia conference in Hong Kong. The Toronto-based company will provide an overview of the technical landscape that is shaping digital distribution and the music industry, with emphasis on rights management and audience acquisition."

"openCOLA sees a great future for the music industry innovators who embrace the peer-to-peer movement," said Cory Doctorow, Chief Evangelist and a founder of openCOLA. "Leveraging the consumer popularity and technological capabilities of P2P computing, we've built a legitimate business model that will ensure that all parties involved will be fairly and legally reciprocated each and every time a digital property transaction is made over the Internet."

"Today at 2:45 PM OpenCOLA will address the issues of digital rights management and audience acquisition on a panel discussion: The Emerging Digital Music Technologies. The paper will be also be available from the openCOLA web site at www.opencola.com. Cory Doctorow openCOLA's Chief Evangelist and DDMI representative will be posting a daily record of events at DDMI."

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