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InterTrust to limit copying from set-tops

InterTrust Technologies, which makes software that protects songs and videos from being illegally copied, has teamed with Pace Micro Technologies to create set-top boxes bundled with digital rights management. Santa Clara, Calif.-based InterTrust said Pace will join its Rights/Alliance Program, which brings together software and hardware technologies to help Internet service providers distribute digital content. InterTrust also announced that Envivio, a company that delivers streamed media content, has joined the Rights/Alliance Program. The alliance also includes Sun Microsystems, Artesia Technologies, nCube, Portal Software and SkyStream Networks.

InterTrust Technologies, which makes software that protects songs and videos from being illegally copied, has teamed with Pace Micro Technologies to create set-top boxes bundled with digital rights management. Santa Clara, Calif.-based InterTrust said Pace will join its Rights/Alliance Program, which brings together software and hardware technologies to help Internet service providers distribute digital content.

InterTrust also announced that Envivio, a company that delivers streamed media content, has joined the Rights/Alliance Program. The alliance also includes Sun Microsystems, Artesia Technologies, nCube, Portal Software and SkyStream Networks.