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Digital Rights Management Market by Application (Mobile Content, Video on Demand, Mobile Gaming, eBook, others), by End User (SME and Large Enterprises), by Deployment (On-Premise and On Cloud) by Industry, and by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: October 2015
Report Code: TC 3829

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Digital Rights Management (DRM) was introduced to stop the unwanted and uncontrolled copying of a product. DRM technology ensures that the file cannot be used if the correct license template (key) is not given. Though the files can be copied and shared with other users, they cannot be opened; specific rights can also be set through DRM solutions. The global DRM market is driven by factors such as increase in internet usage and growth in smart devices. There are also challenges and restraints, which hamper the market growth, such as lack of awareness about the difference between encryption and DRM. The various DRM applications in different verticals offer opportunities for the global Digital Rights Management market.

Earlier, the implementation of DRM was in the form of a concept by Roichi Mori, a Japanese scientist. He named it as ‘Software Service System (SSS)’. It was also known as the first generation of DRM. It attached focus on security and encryption as a measure to curb unauthorized copying of data.

The second generation DRM was the Super Distribution Architecture (SDA), also developed by Mori. SDA was an improvement over SSS, since it covered tracking and monitoring of all form of rights, usage over both tangible and intangible assets and management of relationships with right holders.

The report analyzes the global adoption trends, future growth potential, key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and best practices in the market. The report also examines the growth potential, market sizes, and revenue forecasts across different regions as well as industry verticals.

The research is a comprehensive study of the global Digital Rights Management market. The report forecasts the revenues and trends for DRM in the following submarkets:

On the basis of Applications:

  • Mobile Content
  • Video on Demand
  • Mobile Gaming
  • eBook
  • Others

On the basis of Industries:

  • Healthcare
  • Music
  • Education
  • BFSI
  • Legal/Law
  • Printing and Publication
  • Software
  • Television and Film
  • Others

On the basis of End Users:

  • SME
  • Large Enterprise
  • DRM Market on the basis of deployment modes:
  • On-Premise
  • On Cloud

On the basis of Regions:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
  • Middle-East and Africa (MEA)
  • Latin America

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 14)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
                    2.1.2.3 Breakdown of Primary Interviews
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.4 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in the DRM Market
    4.2 Global DRM Market, By End User
    4.3 Top Three DRM Applications vs Top Three Regions
    4.4 Worldwide Snapshot of DRM Market Share in 2015
    4.5 Lifecycle Analysis, By Region, 2015

5 Digital Rights Management Market Overview (Page No. - 33)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Evolution
    5.3 Market Segmentation
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Growth in Internet Usage
                    5.4.1.2 Increase in the Demand for Wireless/Smart Devices
                    5.4.1.3 Rising Concerns About Data Loss and Theft
           5.4.2 Restraints
                    5.4.2.1 Lack of A Common Standard
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Mounting Requirements for Saas-Based Solutions
                    5.4.3.2 Government Support and Investments
                    5.4.3.3 Popularity of Over-The-Top Content
           5.4.4 Challenges
                    5.4.4.1 Lack of Awareness About the Difference Between Encryption and DRM

6 Digital Rights Management Market: Industry Trends (Page No. - 41)
    6.1 Guidelines Prescribed By Ieee-Usa
    6.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.2.1 Threat of Substitutes
                    6.2.1.1 Less Effective Encryption Techniques
           6.2.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
                    6.2.2.1 Conditions in Licensing Agreements
           6.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
                    6.2.3.1 Economies of Scale
                    6.2.3.2 Proprietary Technology
           6.2.4 Bargaining Power of the Suppliers
                    6.2.4.1 Availability of Skilled Talent
           6.2.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
                    6.2.5.1 Similar Organization Structures
    6.3 Strategic Benchmarking
           6.3.1 Product Enhancements and Expansions
           6.3.2 Collaborations, Partnerships, Strategic Agreements, and Joint Ventures

7 Global Digital Rights Management Market Analysis, By Application (Page No. - 48)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Mobile Content
    7.3 Video on Demand (VOD)
    7.4 Mobile Gaming
    7.5 Ebook
    7.6 Others (IPTV, Digital Camera, and E-Commerce)

8 Global Digital Rights Management Market Analysis, By Industry (Page No. - 60)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Healthcare
    8.3 Music
    8.4 Education
    8.5 BFSI
    8.6 Legal/Law
    8.7 Printing and Publication
    8.8 Software
    8.9 Television and Film
    8.10 Others (E-Retail, Manufacturing, and Defense)

9 Global DRM Market Analysis, By End User (Page No. - 81)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
    9.3 Large Enterprises

10 Global Digital Rights Management Market Analysis, By Deployment (Page No. - 85)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 On-Premise
     10.3 On Cloud

11 Geographic Analysis (Page No. - 89)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 North America
     11.3 Europe
     11.4 Asia-Pacific
     11.5 Middle East and Africa
     11.6 Latin America

12 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 102)
     12.1 Overview
     12.2 Competitive Situation and Trends
             12.2.1 New Product Launches
             12.2.2 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures
             12.2.3 Mergers and Acquisitions

13 Company Profiles (Page No. - 108)
(Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
     13.1 Introduction
     13.2 Apple Inc.
     13.3 Adobe Systems
     13.4 EMC Corporation
     13.5 Hewlett-Packard
     13.6 IBM
     13.7 Microsoft Corporation
     13.8 Oracle Corporation
     13.9 Realnetworks, Inc.
     13.10 Sony Corporation
     13.11 Verisign Inc

*Details on Business Overview, Products & Services, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

14 Appendix (Page No. - 139)
     14.1 Discussion Guide
     14.2 Introduction RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     14.3 Available Customizations
     14.4 Related Reports


List of Tables (71 Tables)

Table 1 Global Digital Rights Management Market Size, 2013–2020 (USD Million, Y-O-Y%)
Table 2 Global Internet Traffic: Historical Data
Table 3 Global DRM Market Size, By Application, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 4 Mobile Content: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 5 Mobile Content: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 6 Video on Demand: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 7 Video on Demand: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 Mobile Gaming: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Mobile Gaming: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Ebooks: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 11 Ebooks: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Others: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 Others: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Global Digital Rights Management Market Size, By Industry, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Healthcare: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Healthcare: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 Healthcare: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Music: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Music: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Music: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 Education: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Education: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 23 Education: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 BFSI: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 25 BFSI: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 BFSI: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 27 Legal/Law: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Legal/Law: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 Legal/Law: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Printing and Publication: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 Printing and Publication: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Printing and Publication: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 33 Software: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Software: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 35 Software: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Television and Film: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 Television and Film: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Television and Film: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 Others: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Others: Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Others: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Global DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 SME: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Large Enterprise: Global DRM Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 Global Digital Rights Management Market Size, By Deployment, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 On-Premise: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 On Cloud: Global DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 DRM Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 North America: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 U.S.: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 Canada: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Rest of North America: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Europe: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Germany: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 France: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Rest of Europe: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Asia-Pacific: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Australia: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 South Korea: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Rest of Asia-Pacific: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Middle East and Africa: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 South Africa: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Dubai: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 Rest of Middle East and Africa: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 Latin America: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 Mexico: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 67 Brazil: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 68 Rest of Latin America: DRM Market Size, By End User, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 69 New Product Launches, 2014–2015
Table 70 Agreements, Partnerships, and Collaborations, 2014–2015
Table 71 Mergers and Acquisitions, 2014


List of Figures (70 Figures)

Figure 1 Years Considered for the Study
Figure 2 Global Digital Rights Management Market: Research Design
Figure 3 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, and Region
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Figure 6 Data Triangulation
Figure 7 Digital Rights Management: Market Share of Top Three Applications (2015)
Figure 8 Television and Film Industry is Expected to Fuel the Growth of the Global DRM Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 9 Global Digital Rights Management Market Share, By Region, 2015
Figure 10 Rise in Internet Usage Likely to Propel the DRM Market
Figure 11 Large Enterprises to Dominate the DRM Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 12 North America Estimated to Continue Dominating the DRM Market
Figure 13 North America Estimated to Account for Over One-Third of the DRM Market in 2015
Figure 14 Latin America is Expected to Witness Huge Growth in the DRM Market in the Coming Years
Figure 15 Global DRM Market Evolution
Figure 16 Digital Rights Management Market Segmentation
Figure 17 Global DRM Market: Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges
Figure 18 Global Mobile Data Traffic Growth By 2019
Figure 19 Global Mobile Data Connections (2014 vs 2019)
Figure 20 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 21 Strategic Benchmarking: Adobe Launched New Platform for the DRM Market
Figure 22 Strategic Benchmarking: Authentec Adopted Inorganic Strategies to Grow in the DRM Market
Figure 23 Application of DRM Solutions in Mobile Content Estimated to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 24 SME Expected to Be the Fastest Growing Market for Mobile Content During the Forecast Period
Figure 25 Cloud Deployment is Expected to Drive the Growth of the DRM Market
Figure 26 SME Expected to Be the Fastest Growing Market for Video on Demand During the Forecast Period
Figure 27 Video on Demand Application is Expected to Grow at the Highest Rate for on Cloud Deployment
Figure 28 Large Enterprises are Expected to Have Higher Demand for Mobile Gaming Application
Figure 29 On-Premise Deployment is Fuelling the Growth of the Mobile Gaming Segment
Figure 30 SME Segment Expected to Exhibit the Highest Adoption Rate of Ebooks
Figure 31 On Cloud Deployment is Expected to Gain Traction in the Ebook Segment
Figure 32 Music Industry Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 33 Asia-Pacific Expected to Exhibit the Highest Adoption of DRM in the Healthcare Industry
Figure 34 DRM in Healthcare Expected to Gain Traction in the Large Enterprise Segment
Figure 35 On Cloud Deployment is Likely to Grow at the Highest Rate in the Healthcare Industry
Figure 36 North America is Expected to Hold the Largest Market Share of the DRM Market in the Music Industry
Figure 37 Large Enterprise Expected to Gain Traction in the Music Industry
Figure 38 Music Industry Expected to Be Driven By on Cloud Deployment
Figure 39 North America is Expected to Hold the Largest Market Size of the DRM Market in the Education Industry
Figure 40 DRM Adoption By Large Enterprises Expected to Gain Traction in the Education Industry
Figure 41 Global Digital Rights Management Market, By End User, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 42 SME Segment is Expected to Grow at Higher Rate for on Cloud Deployment
Figure 43 Large Enterprise is Expected to Grow at Higher Rate for on Cloud Deployment
Figure 44 Global Digital Rights Management Market Size, By Deployment, 2015 vs 2020
Figure 45 North America is Expected to Have Highest Market Size for On-Premise Deployment
Figure 46 North America is Expected to Have Highest Market Size for on Cloud Deployment
Figure 47 Geographic Snapshot (2015) – Rapid Growth Markets
Figure 48 Asia-Pacific – an Attractive Destination for All Deployment Types
Figure 49 Latin America Expected to Have Maximum Potential for Companies to Invest in During the Forecast Period
Figure 50 North America Market Snapshot
Figure 51 Companies Adopted New Collaborations, Agreements, and Partnerships as the Key Growth Strategies Between 2014 and 2015
Figure 52 Market Evaluation Framework
Figure 53 Apple Inc. Registered Highest Growth Rate Between 2012 and 2014
Figure 54 Battle for Market Share: Partnerships, Agreements and Collaborations is the Key Strategy Adopted By the Leading Market Players
Figure 55 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top Market Players
Figure 56 Apple Inc: Company Snapshot
Figure 57 Applie Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 58 Adobe Systems: Company Snapshot
Figure 59 Adobe Systems: SWOT Analysis
Figure 60 EMC Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 61 EMC Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 62 Hewlett-Packard: Company Snapshot
Figure 63 Hewlett-Packard: SWOT Analysis
Figure 64 IBM: Company Snapshot
Figure 65 IBM: SWOT Analysis
Figure 66 Microsoft Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 67 Oracle Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 68 Realnetworks: Company Snapshot
Figure 69 Sony Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 70 Verisign Inc: Company Snapshot

The rapid development of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and ICT-based business in the recent years, together with the advent of the internet has created electronic marketplaces with new technological, social, management, and organizational issues. Technological advancement has made it possible to digitize the information, enabling sharing of information across the globe. This ability to distribute copyrighted content in the digital form through internet-enabled transmissions has introduced new challenges in the protection of such content and information from unauthorized use and copying.

The global Digital Rights Management market is growing at a higher rate due to increasing security concerns and increased adoption of DRM solutions among enterprises. The primary applications for DRM solutions are IT hardware, smart devices, and wireless devices. The extensive usage of PCs and laptops has led to an increase in the numbers of hackers who intrude into corporate and government networks to access and thieve critical information for monetary and business gains. Furthermore, companies are seeking real-time access to business data along with transmitting and storage of data across mobile devices, cloud, Universal Serial Bus (USBs), and disks. Additionally, the significant adoption of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend among businesses has given rise to mobile technology to open novel avenues for real-time access to business information along with facilitating flexible work culture. However, this has further augmented the susceptibility of data loss and theft through these devices comprising organizational data.

The constant advancements in the data security technologies such as up-gradation to end-to-end encryption have further leveraged encryption vendors to offer enhanced data security solutions to defend against expanded commercial espionage and cyber-attacks. Third-party service providers and cloud service providers have been offering augmented DRM solutions to suit the needs of government and business organizations in a better manner. The eminence of the Digital Rights Management market applications is massive among enterprises, thereby increasing the prospects for encryption vendors, third-party service providers, cloud service providers, and technology providers.

The businesses with forward looking approach have adopted BYOD along with encryption solutions as a prevailing growth strategy. Due to the unconventional flexible work ways, improved data security, along with secure real-time access to organizational information, businesses are swiftly embracing these solutions. However, the encryption faces the challenges of additional overhead costs and increased demand for competent IT resources for data management among enterprises. This deters its implementation across various businesses, especially SMBs that have budget constrictions.

The Digital Rights Management market size is expected to grow from USD 1,066.3 Million in 2015 to USD 2,898.9 Million by 2020, at a CAGR of 22.1% from 2015 to 2020. The table given below highlights the global DRM market forecast from 2015 to 2020.

Digital Rights Management Market

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