IPR Details
Redback Networks, Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-shen-dhc-block-alloc-03

Submitted: October 22, 2008 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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

Holder legal name
Redback Networks, Inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Kyle McElroy
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Associate General Counsel
T: (408)750-8473

III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Kyle McElroy
Other info

Associate General Counsel
300 Holger Way
San Jose California
T: 408-750-8473

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

draft-shen-dhc-block-alloc ("DHCP Proxy Server Micro-block Allocation Scheme For IP Address Pool Management")
Revisions: 03

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)

U.S. Patent No. 7,430,614
Date: 9/30/08
Country: U.S.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending

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):

Possible licencing choices a), b), and c) when Licencing Declaration to be Provided Later:
  • a) No License Required for Implementers
  • b) Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
  • c) Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers with Possible Royalty/Fee

Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later (implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a), b), or c) above)
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.

VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Kyle McElroy
Submitter email

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