“The company on Monday launched OMC, an open source initiative
into which it released DReaM, the basis of a digital rights
management architecture Sun hopes will drive interoperability and
prevent a few DRM firms putting a ‘tollgate’ on the internet.
“But no other DRM or media firm publicly backed the move, which
left some competitors puzzled. Glenn Edens, director of Sun Labs,
told ComputerWire it’s more of a ‘community’ along the lines of an
open-source project, rather than an alliance…”