IPR Details
3COM's patent announcement pertainingg to the Internet-Draft borella-attn-dnat-xx

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.

Submitted: December 16, 1998 under the rules in RFC 2026

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

Holder legal name 3Com Corporation

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Mr. Richard Baker
Holder contact email Richard_Baker@3com.com
Holder contact info

Director of IP Licensing
3Com Marlborough
350 Campus Drive
Marlborough, MA 01752
T: 508-323-1085

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

Internet-Draft: draft-borella-aatn-dnat ("Distributed Network Address Translation")

IV. 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 See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

3Com Corporation owns one or more patent applications which may cover
technology discussed in 3Com's submission "draft-borella-aatn-dnat-01.txt"
relating to distributed or host-based network address translation. 3Com
intends to make licenses available under any patents it may obtain that
cover technology necessary to implement an IETF standard relating to
distributed or host-based network address translation under reasonable
and non-discriminatory terms and conditions.

3Com's willingness to grant such licenses to a particular licensee,
however, is conditioned upon receiving reciprocity from such licensee with
respect to any patents it may own that cover technology necessary to
practice a standard.

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.

V. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name Mike Borella
Submitter email Mike_Borella@mw.3com.com

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