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Divestiture of Disc Publishing Business (Net Income from Discontinued Operations) (Details)

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Divestiture of Disc Publishing Business (Net Income from Discontinued Operations) (Details) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2015
Mar. 31, 2014
Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Additional Disclosures by Disposal Groups, Including Discontinued Operations [Line Items]    
Income tax expense $ 0us-gaap_DiscontinuedOperationTaxEffectOfDiscontinuedOperation $ (1,161)us-gaap_DiscontinuedOperationTaxEffectOfDiscontinuedOperation
Net income (loss) from discontinued operations, net of tax (67)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromDiscontinuedOperationsNetOfTaxAttributableToReportingEntity 2,244us-gaap_IncomeLossFromDiscontinuedOperationsNetOfTaxAttributableToReportingEntity
Disc Publishing    
Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Additional Disclosures by Disposal Groups, Including Discontinued Operations [Line Items]    
Net revenue 0us-gaap_DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationRevenue
/ us-gaap_IncomeStatementBalanceSheetAndAdditionalDisclosuresByDisposalGroupsIncludingDiscontinuedOperationsAxis
= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
14,863us-gaap_DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationRevenue
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= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
Operating income 0us-gaap_DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationOperatingIncomeLoss
/ us-gaap_IncomeStatementBalanceSheetAndAdditionalDisclosuresByDisposalGroupsIncludingDiscontinuedOperationsAxis
= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
3,142us-gaap_DisposalGroupIncludingDiscontinuedOperationOperatingIncomeLoss
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= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
Income tax expense 0us-gaap_DiscontinuedOperationTaxEffectOfDiscontinuedOperation
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= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
1,101us-gaap_DiscontinuedOperationTaxEffectOfDiscontinuedOperation
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= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
Net income (loss) from discontinued operations, net of tax $ (67)us-gaap_IncomeLossFromDiscontinuedOperationsNetOfTaxAttributableToReportingEntity
/ us-gaap_IncomeStatementBalanceSheetAndAdditionalDisclosuresByDisposalGroupsIncludingDiscontinuedOperationsAxis
= qumu_DiscPublishingMember
$ 2,244us-gaap_IncomeLossFromDiscontinuedOperationsNetOfTaxAttributableToReportingEntity
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= qumu_DiscPublishingMember