Secure Digital Music Initiative. Creating a Digital Music Marketplace. What SDMI is:. A multi-industry forum to develop a voluntary open framework for playing, storing and distributing digital music to enable a new market to emerge. A forum for dialogue. Who has been involved?.
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No intent to select an encryption technology.
Technology is continually developing and will improve.
Encourage innovation and competition.
Allow maximum flexibility.
Allow market to choose the best formats.SDMI- Framework, Not Format
SDMI components will accept both protected and unprotected music, e.g. MP3 files.
Reasons:- Effective protection is not possible.- Technological impediments would merely be minor speed bumps to copying.- Necessary in order to permit church choirs and garage bands to use SDMI.- Respects privacy rights.Core Principles