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Submitted Date: December 20, 2004

I. Possible Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Crossroads Systems, Inc.
II. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure:
Name: David L. Black
Title: Senior Technologist
Department:
Address1: EMC Corporation, 176 South St.
Address2: Hopkinton, MA 01748
Telephone: (508) 293-7953
Fax: (508) 293-7786
Email: black_david@emc.com
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
RFC 3720:"Internet Small Computer Systems Interface (iSCSI)"
IV. 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):
Date(s) granted or applied for:
Country:
Additional Notes:

Crossroads submitted an IPR Disclosure to the IETF on or about
May 1, 2003. That disclosure, recorded as IETF IPR Disclosure
#199, contains the following statement:

Crossroads may have patents or patent applications that cover or
potentially cover technology a Crossroads employee contributes for
use in an IETF standard, including the iSCSI protocol under
development in the IP Storage (ips) working group.

The "iSCSI protocol under development in the IP Storage (ips)
working group" has been published as RFC 3720.

The original disclosure (#199) can be found at:

http://www.ietf.org/ietf/IPR/crossroads-ipr-general.txt

Please direct all inquiries to the Crossroads contact named
in the original disclosure.

Thanks,
--David (ips Working Group co-chair)

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: YES
C. If an Internet-Draft or RFC includes multiple parts and it is not reasonably apparent which part of such Internet-Draft or RFC is alleged to be covered by the patent information disclosed in Section V(A) or V(B), it is helpful if the discloser identifies here the sections of the Internet-Draft or RFC that are alleged to be so covered:
No information submitted