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Cisco's Statement of IPR Related to draft-cisco-sla-protocol-01

This IPR disclosure was submitted by e-mail.

Sections I, II, and IV of "The Patent Disclosure and Licensing Declaration Template for Legacy" have been completed for this IPR disclosure. Additional information may be available in the original submission.

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available further down, and also here:
http://www.ietf.org/ietf-ftp/IPR/cisco-ipr-draft-cisco-sla-protocol-01.txt.

Update this IPR disclosure. Note: Updates to IPR disclosures must only be made by authorized representatives of the original submitters. Updates will automatically be forwarded to the current Patent Holder's Contact and to the Submitter of the original IPR disclosure.

Submitted Date: August 7, 2012

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Cisco Systems, Inc.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Dan Lang
Title: Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Department:
Address1:
Address2:
Telephone: +1 408-526-6672
Fax:
Email: standards-ipr@cisco.com
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Internet-Draft:"Cisco Service-Level Assurance Protocol"
(draft-cisco-sla-protocol)

The text of the original IPR declaration:

Title: Cisco's Statement of IPR Related to draft-cisco-sla-protocol-01
Submitted Date: 2012-08-07
Submitter: Rachel Albright

Cisco is the owner of US Patent Nos. 6,662,223, 6,868,094, 7,088,706, 7,092,410, 7,154,858, 
7,787,404, and 7,792,083 relating to the subject matter of "Cisco Service Level Assurance Protocol" 
. 

If technology in this document is included in an RFC published by the IETF's Independent Stream and 
any claims of any Cisco patents are necessary for practicing the RFC, any party will have the right 
to use any such patent claims under reasonable, non-discriminatory terms, with reciprocity, to 
implement and fully comply with the RFC.

The reasonable non-discriminatory terms are:

If this RFC is published by the IETF's Independent Stream, Cisco will not assert any patents owned 
or controlled by Cisco against any party for making, using, selling, importing or offering for sale 
a product that implements the RFC, provided, however that Cisco retains the right to assert its 
patents (including the right to claim past royalties) against any party that asserts a patent it 
owns or controls (either directly or indirectly) against Cisco or any of Cisco's affiliates or 
successors in title or against any products of Cisco or any products of any of Cisco's affiliates 
either alone or in combination with other products; and Cisco retains the right to assert its 
patents against any product or portion thereof that is not necessary for compliance with the RFC.

Royalty-bearing licenses will be available to anyone who prefers that option.

For information contact:

Dan Lang
Vice President and Deputy General Counsel 
Cisco Systems, Inc.
+1 408-526-6672
standards-ipr@cisco.com