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BSA (The Software Alliance)

The Software Alliance, also known as BSA, is a trade group established by Microsoft Corporation in 1988 and representing a number of the world's largest software makers and is a member of the International Intellectual Property Alliance. Its principal activity is trying to stop copyright infringement of software produced by its members. Founded as the "Business Software Alliance" it dropped the "Business" in October 2012, and styles itself "BSA | The Software Alliance".

It is funded through membership dues based on member company's software revenues, and through settlements from companies it successfully brings action against. Many Microsoft EULAs include a clause requiring users to agree to audits by software companies.

Usage examples of "bsa".

Manchu One, take the aid station, combat trains, the UMCP and the mortars back to the BSA, time now.

The bike was a sleek factory-style BSA, bearing no aesthetic resemblance to an outlaw Harley, and my primary road garb was a tan sheepherder's jacket, the last thing a Hell's Angel might wear.

None of them could tell Charity Stovall what BSA ultimately produced, being employed strictly on a need-to-know basis.