Compliance & Robustness Rules

All Microsoft PlayReady Final Products must satisfy the requirements set out in the Compliance Rules and Robustness Rules as specified in the PlayReady License Agreement(s).

Current Compliance Rules and Robustness Rules for Microsoft PlayReady are posted on this page.

What Are Compliance and Robustness Rules?

Compliance Rules specify the required behaviors of the PlayReady implementations and software accessing the implementations. Compliance Rules describe how content may be accessed and passed using specific policy rules.

Robustness Rules specify different PlayReady assets and the levels of robustness required to protect each asset type.