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Marlin DRM technology

Marlin digital rights management (DRM) technology provides maximum flexibility to meet the demands of consumers, device manufacturers and service providers.

Today’s digital media consumers demand that all content types flow freely between devices, platforms and providers.


Marlin not only protects high definition and ultra high definition video, it also works with audio, eBooks, games, images, cloud storage, and more. With Marlin, DRM is the enabler for all digital media.


Marlin provides maximum flexibility by adapting to a wide range of devices and business models. Consumers can enjoy content on their terms.

History of Marlin digital rights management

History of Marlin digital rights management

Marlin is a content protection technology developed by the Marlin Developer Community (MDC) and introduced to the market in 2006.

Global success

Global success

Marlin’s advanced functionality and flexible options makes it an attractive DRM solution around the world. Companies in China, Egypt, France, India, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Russia rely on Marlin to distribute high-quality content to their customers.