IPR Details
CONNOTECH Experts-conseils inc.'s statement about IPR claimed in draft-moreau-srvloc-dnssec-priming-01.txt

Submitted: June 5, 2007 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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

Holder legal name CONNOTECH Experts-conseils inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Thierry Moreau
Holder contact email thierry.moreau@connotech.com
Holder contact info

T: +1-514-385-5691

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

Name Thierry Moreau
Email thierry.moreau@connotech.com
Other info

T: +1-514-385-5691

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

Internet-Draft: draft-moreau-srvloc-dnssec-priming ("DNSSEC Validation Root Priming Through SLP (DNSSEC-ROOTP)")
Revisions: 01
Sections: This IPR disclosure applies to Appendix A - A Primer on DNSSEC Root Priming.

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)

Application number 2,586,223
Date: Application date April 19, 2007
Country: Canada

Notes: Scheduled for publication by the Canadian Intellectual Property Office on July
18, 2007. In the meantime, available at

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending No

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):

Licensing No License Required for Implementers
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

The present position with respect to licensing applies to the above draft if
approved for publication as an Internet RFC.

The "necessary patent claims" are claims 9 and 18 in the above patent

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
Submitter email

VIII. Other Notes

Additional notes

As the DNSSEC root priming problem area is currently debated in dnsop, the
submitter foresees no difficulty in making the same position for another draft
that would cover the same subject matter as the Appendix A in

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