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IPR Details
EMC's Patent Statement pertaining to IP Storage

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

Submitted: December 13, 2000 under the rules in RFC 2026.

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 EMC Corporation

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name Leanne J. Fitzgerald
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Office of the General Counsel, EMC Corporation
171 South Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748

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

draft-ietf-ips-iscsi ("Internet Small Computer Systems Interface (iSCSI)")
draft-ietf-ips-fcovertcpip ("Fibre Channel Over TCP/IP (FCIP)")

IV. Disclosure of Patent Information
i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 2026

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

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

US 5,996,024

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending No

V. 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

To the extent that the protocols discussed in these Internet Drafts
become IETF standard(s) and the '024 patent is necessary for implementation
of the IETF standard(s), EMC will provide, upon written request, to
implementers of the IETF standard(s), a non-exclusive license under
reasonable and non-discriminatory terms, provided a similarly situated
reciprocal license is granted to EMC and other parties by the license
applicant for any protocol technologies necessary for implementation of the
IETF standard(s).

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.

VI. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name David Black
Submitter email

VII. Other Notes

Additional notes

draft-ietf-ips-iscsi and/or draft-ietf-ips-fcovertcpip

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