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What does EMMS stand for?

EMMS stands for Electronic Music Management System

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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It has also developed its own secure music digital format, MagicGate, and signed up with IBM Corp to support IBM's Electronic Music Management System.
The major labels' first collaborative effort has been in testing IBM's Electronic Music Management System (also known as the Madison Project), a sales and distribution system that has all sorts of James Bond-sounding copyright protection devices encoded in the MP3, like encryption, watermarking, and file lockout.
To placate critics like the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), which assert that MP3s are synonymous with piracy, RealJukebox will incorporate secure music download systems like IBM's Electronic Music Management System (EMMS) and RIAA's own Secure Digital Music Initiative (SDMI).
On Monday RealNetworks announced an agreement with IBM Corp to develop software in compliance with IBM's Electronic Music Management System (EMMS) - a secure music download format that is being tested by the major record companies.