Reading a PFILE protected PDF

Hello, We’ve heard a request for a simple code example for reading a PFILE protected PDF file so, here’s a code snippet (below) that accomplishes the basic option. In order to preserve and enforce the protected document’s rights the app will need to get the license key then check the rights of the current user…


Updates to MSIPC SDK

Hi Everyone, This post is a bit overdue and, you’ll want to know about the following updates to the RMS SDK 2.1 (MSIPC). As of April, these additions have been made to the SDK. For further details see the Release Notes topic for the SDK on MSDN. Document tracking is now possible through a set…


AES-256 Symmetric Key Encryption

Hi Everyone,  This blog is the first step in our bringing AES256 encryption to PFILE. Kevin will fill you in on the details. A future IT focused blog will explain this offer to our customers.   Hello! My name is Kevin Dawkins. I am a developer on the RMS team. For some time now, partners…


Automatic RMS Protection of non-MS Office files using FCI and the Rights Management Cmdlets

Hey Folks, Check out the great work by Will Gries in this blog post. Here’s a brief excerpt … File Classification Infrastructure (FCI) is a built-in feature on Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2012 R2 that helps IT admins to manage their organization’s data on file servers by providing automatic…


RMS SDK 4.1 is in GA now!

Hello Folks, Three months ago we released to the world SDK 4.0, the most advanced SDK that we ever built in RMS team. Since then, we have seen many amazing 3rd party apps released to the stores. We were delighted to see how developers love our SDK and find it easy to work with. It…


RMS SDK 4.0 is in GA now!

Hello Folks, The RMS team is excited to share with you the General Availability (GA) versions of our Android, iOS and OS X SDK 4.0!  The new and powerful SDK 4.0 adds new features and capabilities that provide you all the control and flexibility that you need to build the most amazing apps using Microsoft Rights Management services.  So, What’s…


Protecting Azure Blob Storage with Azure RMS Whitepaper

Hello Folks, We are working hard to deliver the next generation of information protection scenarios. In this blog post we would like to share with you our guidance and sample code for enabling cloud applications and services to protect data wherever it goes. I’ll let Yair Cohen, a program manager in RMS team, give you…


RMS SDK 4.0 Preview Release for iOS, OS X and Android

Hello Folks, We have some fantastic news to share with you..The RMS developer platform team has been really busy taking all your feedback and requirements and working on the cool new SDK 4.0. Yair from our team will provide you the details..     Hi Everyone, We are proud to announce the next generation of…


RMS sharing apps are now updated and localized!

This is a cross-post from our TechNet RMS blog. Hi folks, We’re excited to announce an updated release to the RMS sharing apps on Windows, iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. Shubha Pratiwadibhayankar is a Program Manager on the team and she’ll talk about the updates in more detail. Hello, this is Shubha, Program Manager on…


AD RMS SDK 2.1 Performance and Documentation Improvements – April 2014 Update

Howdy Folks, We’ve been following up on some engineering updates and your requests to make even better the developer experience for Information Protection on Windows desktop. Our April update has performance and documentation improvements that we think you’ll appreciate. Here’s Bruce Perler, our developer docs writer, to outline the April update. Thanks,Dan … Happy Friday! This update to…