Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Stock-Based Compensation (Schedule of Stock-based Awards Granted) (Details)

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Stock-Based Compensation (Schedule of Stock-based Awards Granted) (Details) (2007 Plan)
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2015
Mar. 31, 2014
Stock options
   
Share-based Compensation Arrangement by Share-based Payment Award [Line Items]    
Stock options granted (in shares) 10,000us-gaap_ShareBasedCompensationArrangementByShareBasedPaymentAwardOptionsGrantsInPeriodGross
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= us-gaap_EmployeeStockOptionMember
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= qumu_A2007StockIncentivePlanMember
Restricted stock and restricted stock units
   
Share-based Compensation Arrangement by Share-based Payment Award [Line Items]    
Restricted stock awards and restricted stock units granted (in shares) 6,750us-gaap_ShareBasedCompensationArrangementByShareBasedPaymentAwardEquityInstrumentsOtherThanOptionsGrantsInPeriod
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= qumu_RestrictedStockAndRestrictedStockUnitsMember
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0us-gaap_ShareBasedCompensationArrangementByShareBasedPaymentAwardEquityInstrumentsOtherThanOptionsGrantsInPeriod
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= qumu_RestrictedStockAndRestrictedStockUnitsMember
/ us-gaap_PlanNameAxis
= qumu_A2007StockIncentivePlanMember