Taking Publishing in Sri Lanka to        the Digital Era                            Harsha Purasinghe                     ...
The Publishing Evolution
Chauvet Cave                                           FranceHuman Expression through illustrations                       ...
Mesopotamia                                         IraqExpression of Language through Letters                            ...
Han Dynasty                                ChinaInvention of Paper by Cai Lun                                104 AD
T’ang Dynasty                        ChinaInvention of Printing                        618 - 906
The First Printed Book                               ChinaThe Diamond Sutra is printed                               868
Birth of the Modern Press                                                                    GermanyHuman Expression throu...
Evolution of Sri Lankan Publishing
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing          2000 BC - to 1913
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintings
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                 2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintin...
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                 2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintin...
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing         2000 BC - to 1913
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                    2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general...
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                    2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general...
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                    2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general...
Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing                   2000 BC - to 19131802: The first English Gazette1832: First Eng...
Book Industry
The Bookstore Chains        The Brick and Mortar BookstoreFor the first time in history chain bookstores outsellindependent...
Road to ExtinctionBook Retailer        Stores in 1991   Stores in 2011Barnes and Noble         1,343            1,341Walde...
The Book Industry Landscape   Who / What Changed it ?
The Who?
The Who?
The Who?The Online Retailer
The Birth of AmazonWorld’s Largest RetailerFounder Jeff Bezos - At the inception operated the Business fromhis garage.Amaz...
The What?
The What?
The What?Birth of the eBook
The eBook - Digtial Era
The eBook - Digtial Era1998: First ebook readers appear - Soft bookand Gemstar’s Rocket e-book reader.
The eBook - Digtial Era1998: First ebook readers appear - Soft bookand Gemstar’s Rocket e-book reader.2004: Sony releases ...
The eBook - Digtial Era
The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle
The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook
The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook2010: Apple iPad debuts
The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook2010: Apple iPad debuts2010...
eBooks   The reality of the industry
eBooks           The reality of the industryeBooks - $3.2 Billion worldwide revenueeBooks - Revenue will by pass $10 Billi...
eBooks           The reality of the industryeBooks - $3.2 Billion worldwide revenueeBooks - Revenue will by pass $10 Billi...
Sri Lankan Literature to the World
Taking	 Books	 Digital	 -	 The	 Challenges
Taking	 Books	 Digital	 -	 The	 Challenges	                              Digital                         Transformation
Taking	 Books	 Digital	 -	 The	 Challenges	                              Digital                         Transformation   ...
Taking	 Books	 Digital	 -	 The	 Challenges	                              Digital                         Transformation   ...
Digital Transformation    Printed Books         Electronically Published   Electronically Published(non-electronic format)...
Digital Transformation
Digital Transformation
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format	 •Converting	 to	 Unicode
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format	 •Converting	 to	 Unicode	 •Electronic	 version	 of	 books	 -	 U...
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format	 •Converting	 to	 Unicode	 •Electronic	 version	 of	 books	 -	 U...
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format	 •Converting	 to	 Unicode	 •Electronic	 version	 of	 books	 -	 U...
Digital Transformation•Converting	 to	 electronic	 format	 •Converting	 to	 Unicode	 •Electronic	 version	 of	 books	 -	 U...
eBook Store Platform
eBook Store Platform
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews	 •Shopping	 Cart
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews	 •Shopping	 Cart	 •Payment...
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews	 •Shopping	 Cart	 •Payment...
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews	 •Shopping	 Cart	 •Payment...
eBook Store Platform•Complete	 digital	 store	 front	 •Multilingual	 Support•Rating	 &	 Reviews	 •Shopping	 Cart	 •Payment...
Digital Rights Management
Digital Rights ManagementeBook
Digital Rights Management eBook•Top	 important	 to	 win	 confidence	 of	 Sri	 Lankan	 Publishers
Digital Rights Management eBook•Top	 important	 to	 win	 confidence	 of	 Sri	 Lankan	 Publishers•Need	 to	 establish	 our	...
Digital Rights Management eBook•Top	 important	 to	 win	 confidence	 of	 Sri	 Lankan	 Publishers•Need	 to	 establish	 our	...
Digital Rights Management eBook•Top	 important	 to	 win	 confidence	 of	 Sri	 Lankan	 Publishers•Need	 to	 establish	 our	...
Digital Rights Management eBook•Top	 important	 to	 win	 confidence	 of	 Sri	 Lankan	 Publishers•Need	 to	 establish	 our	...
BookStore Payment Options
BookStore Payment Options•Virtual	 Wallet	 is	 assigned	 with	 user	 registration
BookStore Payment Options•Virtual	 Wallet	 is	 assigned	 with	 user	 registration	 •Virtual	 Wallet	 top	 up	 using	 Credi...
BookStore Payment Options•Virtual	 Wallet	 is	 assigned	 with	 user	 registration	 •Virtual	 Wallet	 top	 up	 using	 Credi...
BookStore Payment Options•Virtual	 Wallet	 is	 assigned	 with	 user	 registration	 •Virtual	 Wallet	 top	 up	 using	 Credi...
eBook Readers
eBook Readers        Smartphones
eBook Readers        Smartphones         Tablets
eBook Readers        Smartphones         Tablets         PC Reader
eBook Reader Features
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms	 •Real	 time	 decryption	 and	 rendering	 on	 device
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms	 •Real	 time	 decryption	 and	 rendering	 on	 device•Supp...
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms	 •Real	 time	 decryption	 and	 rendering	 on	 device•Supp...
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms	 •Real	 time	 decryption	 and	 rendering	 on	 device•Supp...
eBook Reader Features•Unicode	 Rendering	 across	 all	 platforms	 •Real	 time	 decryption	 and	 rendering	 on	 device•Supp...
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Delivering the books to Device
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones     Tablets     PC Platforms          Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 low	 cos...
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones        Tablets      PC Platforms             Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 l...
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones        Tablets      PC Platforms             Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 l...
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones        Tablets      PC Platforms             Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 l...
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones        Tablets      PC Platforms             Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 l...
Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones        Tablets      PC Platforms             Inclusive Payment Instrument•A	 l...
School Text Books going Digital
School Text Books going Digital
School Text Books going Digital
School Text Books going Digital•Taking	 Sri	 Lankan	 Educational	 Text	 books	 to	 digital	 era
School Text Books going Digital•Taking	 Sri	 Lankan	 Educational	 Text	 books	 to	 digital	 era	 •All	 students	 receive	 ...
School Text Books going Digital•Taking	 Sri	 Lankan	 Educational	 Text	 books	 to	 digital	 era	 •All	 students	 receive	 ...
School Text Books going Digital•Taking	 Sri	 Lankan	 Educational	 Text	 books	 to	 digital	 era	 •All	 students	 receive	 ...
School Text Books going Digital•Taking	 Sri	 Lankan	 Educational	 Text	 books	 to	 digital	 era	 •All	 students	 receive	 ...
Summary
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
Summary•Once	 digitized	 our	 books	 are	 preserved	 for	 generations	 •Digital	 Rights	 Management	 builds	 authors/publi...
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  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • Welcome\nA revolutionary step in book industry\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • the 3 components which we power\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • Books physical, old typefaces, non standard typefaces, \nPublished using different software PageMaker, Corel, InDesign \nWe develop conversion tools to convert \nUnicode is the standard \nFuture books should be type set using a unicode compliant font\nconverting the unicode converted document into eBook Format - ePub with our own encryption\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • A typical digital store front\nMultilingual - Ability to see content in all 3 languages \nRating and Reviews\nPayment Instrument - Credit Card + Mobile Payment\nUser Registration \nDigital Rights Management of our own so it will work only with our readers\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
  • Reader Client Apps for multiple platforms\n\n
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  • Bookshelf \nbookmarks\nsearch\nFont Size\nday light\nintuitive experience \n
  • Bookshelf \nbookmarks\nsearch\nFont Size\nday light\nintuitive experience \n
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  • Taking Sri Lankan Publications to the digital era

    1. 1. Taking Publishing in Sri Lanka to the Digital Era Harsha Purasinghe CEO Microimage CSSL National ICT Conference 2012 Galadari, Colombo, Sri Lanka
    2. 2. The Publishing Evolution
    3. 3. Chauvet Cave FranceHuman Expression through illustrations 32,000 Years Ago
    4. 4. Mesopotamia IraqExpression of Language through Letters 3,200 BC
    5. 5. Han Dynasty ChinaInvention of Paper by Cai Lun 104 AD
    6. 6. T’ang Dynasty ChinaInvention of Printing 618 - 906
    7. 7. The First Printed Book ChinaThe Diamond Sutra is printed 868
    8. 8. Birth of the Modern Press GermanyHuman Expression through Printing Johannes Guternberg Prints his first book - Latin Bible 1439
    9. 9. Evolution of Sri Lankan Publishing
    10. 10. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 1913
    11. 11. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintings
    12. 12. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintings300 BC: Expression of language through the letters (Brahmi Script) introduced by Arhat Mahinda Thero
    13. 13. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 19132000 BC: Thanthirimale Anuradhapura Cave Paintings300 BC: Expression of language through the letters (Brahmi Script) introduced by Arhat Mahinda TheroOver the years this evolved to the present day Sinhala script
    14. 14. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 1913
    15. 15. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general literature (Sigiri Gee).
    16. 16. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general literature (Sigiri Gee). 1400: The Kotte Kingdom fueled the Golden era in Sinhala literature. Selalihini Sandeshaya, Guththila kawaya were among the many texts written in this golden era.
    17. 17. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 1913700 AD: Sigiriya depicts the birth of general literature (Sigiri Gee). 1400: The Kotte Kingdom fueled the Golden era in Sinhala literature. Selalihini Sandeshaya, Guththila kawaya were among the many texts written in this golden era.1737: The Dutch introduce Printing to Sri Lanka.The first book printed in Sinhala is the Landesi Yagna (Dutch Prayer Book).
    18. 18. Sri Lanka - The Milestones in Publishing 2000 BC - to 19131802: The first English Gazette1832: First English Newspaper (The Colombo Journal)1862: First Registered Sinhala Newspaper - Lakmini Pahana1905: First Novel - Meena by Aluthgamage Simon Silva
    19. 19. Book Industry
    20. 20. The Bookstore Chains The Brick and Mortar BookstoreFor the first time in history chain bookstores outsellindependent bookstores with a revenue of $1 Billion.
    21. 21. Road to ExtinctionBook Retailer Stores in 1991 Stores in 2011Barnes and Noble 1,343 1,341Walden Books 1,268 ClosedCrown Books 257 ClosedBorders 13 ClosedFamily Christian Stores 283Books a Million 232Hastings Entertainment 146Half Price Books 113Others 412 91Total 3293 2206
    22. 22. The Book Industry Landscape Who / What Changed it ?
    23. 23. The Who?
    24. 24. The Who?
    25. 25. The Who?The Online Retailer
    26. 26. The Birth of AmazonWorld’s Largest RetailerFounder Jeff Bezos - At the inception operated the Business fromhis garage.Amazon employees 14,000 Globally.Largest Selection of titles on the Planet.Over $48 Billion in Revenue Annually.
    27. 27. The What?
    28. 28. The What?
    29. 29. The What?Birth of the eBook
    30. 30. The eBook - Digtial Era
    31. 31. The eBook - Digtial Era1998: First ebook readers appear - Soft bookand Gemstar’s Rocket e-book reader.
    32. 32. The eBook - Digtial Era1998: First ebook readers appear - Soft bookand Gemstar’s Rocket e-book reader.2004: Sony releases the Librie - the firstebook reader with e-Ink
    33. 33. The eBook - Digtial Era
    34. 34. The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle
    35. 35. The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook
    36. 36. The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook2010: Apple iPad debuts
    37. 37. The eBook - Digtial Era2007: Amazon releases the Kindle2009: Barnes and Noble releases the Nook2010: Apple iPad debuts2010: Google Android Powered Tabs debuts
    38. 38. eBooks The reality of the industry
    39. 39. eBooks The reality of the industryeBooks - $3.2 Billion worldwide revenueeBooks - Revenue will by pass $10 Billion by 2016
    40. 40. eBooks The reality of the industryeBooks - $3.2 Billion worldwide revenueeBooks - Revenue will by pass $10 Billion by 201630% of ebooks will be purchased on tablets15% of ebooks will be purchased on smartphones55% of ebooks will be purchased on e-readers
    41. 41. Sri Lankan Literature to the World
    42. 42. Taking Books Digital - The Challenges
    43. 43. Taking Books Digital - The Challenges Digital Transformation
    44. 44. Taking Books Digital - The Challenges Digital Transformation eBook Store Platform
    45. 45. Taking Books Digital - The Challenges Digital Transformation eBook Store Platform eReader Applications
    46. 46. Digital Transformation Printed Books Electronically Published Electronically Published(non-electronic format) using Proprietary Fonts using Unicode Fonts Books in different forms/formats
    47. 47. Digital Transformation
    48. 48. Digital Transformation
    49. 49. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format
    50. 50. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format •Converting to Unicode
    51. 51. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format •Converting to Unicode •Electronic version of books - Unicode compliant TypeFace
    52. 52. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format •Converting to Unicode •Electronic version of books - Unicode compliant TypeFace •ePub Open eBook Standard
    53. 53. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format •Converting to Unicode •Electronic version of books - Unicode compliant TypeFace •ePub Open eBook Standard •eBooks can be offered cheaper than printed copy
    54. 54. Digital Transformation•Converting to electronic format •Converting to Unicode •Electronic version of books - Unicode compliant TypeFace •ePub Open eBook Standard •eBooks can be offered cheaper than printed copy•eBooks Standards - Educating Publishers & Authors
    55. 55. eBook Store Platform
    56. 56. eBook Store Platform
    57. 57. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front
    58. 58. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support
    59. 59. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews
    60. 60. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews •Shopping Cart
    61. 61. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews •Shopping Cart •Payment Instruments
    62. 62. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews •Shopping Cart •Payment Instruments •Digital Rights Management
    63. 63. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews •Shopping Cart •Payment Instruments •Digital Rights Management •Social Media Integration
    64. 64. eBook Store Platform•Complete digital store front •Multilingual Support•Rating & Reviews •Shopping Cart •Payment Instruments •Digital Rights Management •Social Media Integration•Publisher Portal
    65. 65. Digital Rights Management
    66. 66. Digital Rights ManagementeBook
    67. 67. Digital Rights Management eBook•Top important to win confidence of Sri Lankan Publishers
    68. 68. Digital Rights Management eBook•Top important to win confidence of Sri Lankan Publishers•Need to establish our own DRM Solution
    69. 69. Digital Rights Management eBook•Top important to win confidence of Sri Lankan Publishers•Need to establish our own DRM Solution•Auto Applying Encryption to ePub Files
    70. 70. Digital Rights Management eBook•Top important to win confidence of Sri Lankan Publishers•Need to establish our own DRM Solution•Auto Applying Encryption to ePub Files•Real time decryption and rendering on device
    71. 71. Digital Rights Management eBook•Top important to win confidence of Sri Lankan Publishers•Need to establish our own DRM Solution•Auto Applying Encryption to ePub Files•Real time decryption and rendering on device•Device Sharing Management
    72. 72. BookStore Payment Options
    73. 73. BookStore Payment Options•Virtual Wallet is assigned with user registration
    74. 74. BookStore Payment Options•Virtual Wallet is assigned with user registration •Virtual Wallet top up using Credit Cards
    75. 75. BookStore Payment Options•Virtual Wallet is assigned with user registration •Virtual Wallet top up using Credit Cards•Alternative Payment Instrument needed for true inclusion
    76. 76. BookStore Payment Options•Virtual Wallet is assigned with user registration •Virtual Wallet top up using Credit Cards•Alternative Payment Instrument needed for true inclusion•Virtual Wallet top up using commonly available mobile reload cards
    77. 77. eBook Readers
    78. 78. eBook Readers Smartphones
    79. 79. eBook Readers Smartphones Tablets
    80. 80. eBook Readers Smartphones Tablets PC Reader
    81. 81. eBook Reader Features
    82. 82. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms
    83. 83. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms •Real time decryption and rendering on device
    84. 84. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms •Real time decryption and rendering on device•Supporting Graphics & Illustrations
    85. 85. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms •Real time decryption and rendering on device•Supporting Graphics & Illustrations•Font Scaling / Bookmarks
    86. 86. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms •Real time decryption and rendering on device•Supporting Graphics & Illustrations•Font Scaling / Bookmarks •Personal Shelf and Connectivity to Cloud Store
    87. 87. eBook Reader Features•Unicode Rendering across all platforms •Real time decryption and rendering on device•Supporting Graphics & Illustrations•Font Scaling / Bookmarks •Personal Shelf and Connectivity to Cloud Store •Search / Dictionary / Thesaurus Features will add value
    88. 88. Delivering the books to Device
    89. 89. Delivering the books to Device
    90. 90. Delivering the books to Device
    91. 91. Delivering the books to Device
    92. 92. Delivering the books to Device
    93. 93. Delivering the books to Device
    94. 94. Delivering the books to Device
    95. 95. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem
    96. 96. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge
    97. 97. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge•Your books will never be out of stock or out of reach
    98. 98. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge•Your books will never be out of stock or out of reach•Your entire book library can be accessed anytime & anywhere
    99. 99. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge•Your books will never be out of stock or out of reach•Your entire book library can be accessed anytime & anywhere •eBooks are always cheaper than a printed version
    100. 100. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge•Your books will never be out of stock or out of reach•Your entire book library can be accessed anytime & anywhere •eBooks are always cheaper than a printed version•Sri Lankan Publications to all over the world
    101. 101. Truly Inclusive eBook EcoSystem Smartphones Tablets PC Platforms Inclusive Payment Instrument•A low cost smartphone/tablet empowering citizens with knowledge•Your books will never be out of stock or out of reach•Your entire book library can be accessed anytime & anywhere •eBooks are always cheaper than a printed version•Sri Lankan Publications to all over the world•Giving a boost to up coming authors
    102. 102. School Text Books going Digital
    103. 103. School Text Books going Digital
    104. 104. School Text Books going Digital
    105. 105. School Text Books going Digital•Taking Sri Lankan Educational Text books to digital era
    106. 106. School Text Books going Digital•Taking Sri Lankan Educational Text books to digital era •All students receive the latest edition with updates instantly
    107. 107. School Text Books going Digital•Taking Sri Lankan Educational Text books to digital era •All students receive the latest edition with updates instantly•Text Books with colorful illustrations and Animations
    108. 108. School Text Books going Digital•Taking Sri Lankan Educational Text books to digital era •All students receive the latest edition with updates instantly•Text Books with colorful illustrations and Animations•Ability to take notes
    109. 109. School Text Books going Digital•Taking Sri Lankan Educational Text books to digital era •All students receive the latest edition with updates instantly•Text Books with colorful illustrations and Animations•Ability to take notes•Linking to other resource material
    110. 110. Summary
    111. 111. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations
    112. 112. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence
    113. 113. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence•Sri Lankan publishers should embrace ebooks with standards
    114. 114. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence•Sri Lankan publishers should embrace ebooks with standards •Building standard compliance eReader Apps to suit market dynamics
    115. 115. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence•Sri Lankan publishers should embrace ebooks with standards •Building standard compliance eReader Apps to suit market dynamics•A comprehensive inclusive eBook store ecosystem
    116. 116. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence•Sri Lankan publishers should embrace ebooks with standards •Building standard compliance eReader Apps to suit market dynamics•A comprehensive inclusive eBook store ecosystem •Revolutionizing School Text Books with graphics/animations
    117. 117. Summary•Once digitized our books are preserved for generations •Digital Rights Management builds authors/publishers confidence•Sri Lankan publishers should embrace ebooks with standards •Building standard compliance eReader Apps to suit market dynamics•A comprehensive inclusive eBook store ecosystem •Revolutionizing School Text Books with graphics/animations•Sri Lankan Books needs to be digitized to avoid extinction in future
    118. 118. Thank YouEmail - harsha@microimage.com Twitter - twitter.com/harshap

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