NetApp's Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-nfsv4-federated-fs-protocol
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.
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||NetApp|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||David Dale|
|Holder contact email@example.com|
|Holder contact info||
Director, Industry Standards
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure
|Name||Dr. Daniel J. Ellard|
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
draft-ietf-nfsv4-federated-fs-protocol ("Namespace Database (NSDB) Protocol for Federated File Systems")
Sections: Sections 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 2.10, 3.2, and 5.2
V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879
A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:
|Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)||
Referent-controlled location resolution of resources in a
Appl. No.: 11/605,674
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:
|Has patent pending||No|
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||Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers|
|Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information||
Subject to reciprocal licensing terms.
Note: The individual submitting this template represents and warrants that he or she is authorized by the Patent Holder to agree to the above-selected licensing declaration.
VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form
|Submitter name||David Dale|
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