Getting Started with Information Rights Management and SharePoint Online (or On Premise)

Question:

“How can we protect documents that users might download from SharePoint?”

Answer:

You need Information Rights Management (IRM) service – now available in some Office 365/SharePoint online plans

And now some resources to get you started if you have SharePoint Online (2013) .

From Microsoft:

What’s New with Information Rights Management in SharePoint and SharePoint Online?

Set up Information Rights Management (IRM) in SharePoint admin center

Apply Information Rights Management to a list or library

Activating rights management

Third party Articles

May 2013: There’s a new sheriff in town! Information Rights Management (IRM)

SharePoint Online- Information Rights Management Solutions

Information Rights Management in the Cloud

Related Microsoft Article

SharePoint Online Service Description covers SharePoint feature availability