Akamai Technologies, Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-erb-lurk-rsalg
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
- Akamai Technologies, Inc.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
- Holder contact name
- David Judson
- Holder contact email
- Holder contact info
Please use email.
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure
- Rich Salz
- Other info
Please use email.
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
draft-erb-lurk-rsalg ("A PFS-preserving protocol for LURK")
V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 8179
A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:
- Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)
Date: April 16, 2015
Country: United States
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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):
- Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
- Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information
Akamai Technologies ("Akamai") may have one or more patent applications pending that have claims that would be applicable to products conforming to the Standard upon issuance of the patent(s).
In the event Akamai obtains a patent having one or more claims applicable to the Standard, Akamai shall grant to other entities a royalty free, non-exclusive license to manufacture, use and/or sell products that are covered by claims of any such patent, provided that the license under such claim(s) is necessary to practice the Standard.
The license to be granted by Akamai (a) will not apply to any claim of any Akamai patent, whenever issued, that is not necessary to practice the Standard, and (b) does not extend to any entity or a subsidiary of such entity, that will not grant to Akamai a reciprocal license to manufacture, use and/or sell products conforming to the Standard upon the terms offered hereunder with
respect to patents owned by such entity or a subsidiary or organization controlled by such entity.
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
- David Judson
- Submitter email
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