Microsoft's Patent Statment pertaining to draft-ietf-dhc-ipv4-autoconfig and draft-cheshire-ipv4-linklocal
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I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||Microsoft Corporation|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Dawn Hoerle|
|Holder contact email|
|Holder contact info||
Microsoft Standards Group
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
|Internet-Draft: draft-cheshire-ipv4-linklocal ("Dynamic Configuration of IPv4 link-local addresses") Internet-Draft: draft-ietf-dhc-ipv4-autoconfig ("Automatically Choosing an IP Address in an Ad-Hoc IPv4 Network")|
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. 6,101,499
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 technology discussed in these Internet Drafts becomes an IETF
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||Michele Herman|
VII. Other Notes
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