BMC's patent statement pertaining to draft-ietf-snmpconf-pm
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IPR Disclosure ID #2515, "BMC's patent statement pertaining to draft-ietf-snmpconf-pm"
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||BMC Software, Inc.|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Ken Sidelinger|
|Holder contact email@example.com|
|Holder contact info||
Senior Legal Counsel
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
|Internet-Draft: draft-ietf-snmpconf-pm ("Policy Based Management MIB")|
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)||
U.S. Patent No. 5,978,594
Notes: This is to advise the IETF that BMC Software Inc. ("BMC
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 information, comments, notes, or URL for further information||
(No information submitted)
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||Randy Presuhn|
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