Joint BioEnergy Institute Uses AbsoluteProof to Protect IP
Surety announced today that one of the DOE’s bio-energy research centers, Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), has selected AbsoluteProof to secure its electronic intellectual property and legally prove its ownership and authenticity.
The Joint BioEnergy Institute is a San Francisco Bay Area scientific partnership led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and includes the Sandia National Laboratories, the University of California campuses of Berkeley and Davis, the Carnegie Institution for Science, and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. JBEI’s scientific mission is to advance the development of next-generation biofuels.
“JBEI needed a bullet-proof solution for applying indisputable timestamps to the documentation of our innovations,” explained David Pletcher, Director of Informatics, JBEI. “Using Surety’s AbsoluteProof service, we can now demonstrate the timeline of our discoveries with compelling certainty, proving that our electronic records are authentic and that there is no possibility of tampering or backdating.”
Read the full press release here.