IPR Details
Redback Networks Inc's Statement about IPR related to draft-marques-idr-best-external-01

Submitted: April 27, 2009

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'I'. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")

Holder legal name
Redback Networks Inc

'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Tage Lovgren
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Director Patent Portfolio Management
GFT IPR & Licensing, Ericsson AB
Torshamngatan 21-23
Stockholm, Sweden 164 83
T: +46 10 7198151

'III'. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Jakob Heitz
Other info

Redback Networks Engineering
300 Holger Way
San Jose Ca 95134
T: 408-750-5475

'IV'. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates

draft-marques-idr-best-external ("Advertisement of the best external route in BGP")
Revisions: 01

'V'. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 3979

A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:

Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)

U.S. Patent 7 502 332
Date: March 10, 2009
Country: U.S.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending

'VI'. Licensing Declaration

The Patent Holder states that its position with respect to licensing any patent claims contained in the patent(s) or patent application(s) disclosed above that would necessarily be infringed by implementation of the technology required by the relevant IETF specification ("Necessary Patent Claims"), for the purpose of implementing such specification, is as follows(select one licensing declaration option only):

Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later (implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a), b), or c) above to all implementers; otherwise, the next option 'Unwilling to Commit to the Provisions of a), b), or c) Above'. - must be selected)
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

(No information submitted)

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'VII'. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Kyle McElroy
Submitter email

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