Recently, the US Navy on suspicion of unauthorized install Bitmanagement Germany developed 3D virtual reality software and be sued. The software developers claim compensation of nearly $ 600 million. According Bitmanagement company said the US Navy in the 2011-2012 period on the company's virtual reality software BS Contact Geo very interested in, and signed contracts with their dealers, installers licensed software on 38 computers. However, the company subsequently discovered until 2013, the US Navy has 558,466 computers installed unlicensed software.
In addition, Bitmanagement company also said that the US Navy even disable the system control mechanism can detect whether the software has been installed in duplicate. The company's single software license price is about $ 1067, so the Navy needs to install additional unauthorized software more than 50 million computers to pay about US $ 596,308,103. Bitmanagement company hopes the Navy able to make appropriate compensation for copyright infringement.
Three years ago, the US Navy because of similar accusations were claims $ 220 million, but the final judgment of the court only the US Navy to pay $ 50 million.