The main purpose of CBIRDS is to provide Collective Management Organizations with an independent middle-ware solution to exchange data efficiently between databases to reduce costs and increase quality. CBIRDS targets on collaboration and supports industry standards and identifiers coming from ISAN, IDA, EIDR, legacy databases and even future standards.
CBIRDS does not replace your business application but simply adds a standardized interface between internal and external legacy databases that allows you to exchange data. Nevertheless CBIRDS’ architecture allows you to go further by connecting all kind of applications such as mobile apps and websites using the build-in web-services. Integration was never so easy!
With the pressure from the entertainment industry, content providers, national governments and rights owners - transparency and sustainability have become preconditions to keep your business alive. More than ever cooperation is essential: we are beyond ruling out collaborations with other organizations just for matters of non-compatibility or supposed independency.
Expanding organizations' networks and serving the interests of the industry and right-holders whilst keeping within budget is the challenge for the coming years. Collecting societies will need to secure their independency by distinguishing themselves further and improve their added value. It's a necessity to start thorough co-operations with other organizations in order to enrich industrial processes and reduce costs.
With the usage of CBIRDS, integrated into your organization’s distribution cycle, you've got the perfect solution in hand. On the one hand you’ve got CBIRDS' flexibility to achieve collaborations, quality improvement and cost reduction. On the other hand there's your own particular application for distribution to distinguish your business from other. A winning team!