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Licensing commitments for XML Protocol Working Group's specifications

The table below summarizes the commitments from current and former Participants on the various specifications covered by the Patent Policy for this group. This table does not list specifications the group may have developed under the Current Patent Policy Note.

Per section 4.2 of the W3C Patent Policy a Participant may resign from the Working Group within 90 days after the publication of the first public Working Draft and be excused from all licensing commitments arising out of Working Group participation. You may use this form to resign from the group if you have already made the licensing commitment.

Non-Members may also make licensing commitments for this group; please see the instructions for non-Members. Note: W3C takes no position regarding the validity or scope of licensing commitments from non-Members; non-Members are not bound by the W3C Member Agreement.

Name Licensing Commitment Status Licensing commitments for
Describing Media Content of Binary Data in XML MTOM Serialization Policy Assertion 1.1
IBM Corporation [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
Oracle Corporation [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
TIBCO Software Inc. [non-Member. Per ] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
WSO2 [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
Yves Lafon [Team] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
BEA Systems, Inc. [non-Member. Per ] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
ERICSSON [Member] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
IBM Corporation [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
IONA Technologies, Inc. [non-Member. Per ] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
MITRE Corporation [Member] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
Nokia Corporation [Member] RF Commitment stopped on 15 May 2006 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
Oracle Corporation [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
Sonic Software [non-Member. Per ] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
Sonoa Systems, Inc. [non-Member. Per ] RF Commitment stopped on 17 May 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
Sun Microsystems, Inc. [non-Member. Per ] RF Commitment stopped on 05 October 2007 Commitment stops as of version dated of 2005-05-04 Doesn't apply since participant left the group before 90 days after the FPWD
TIBCO Software Inc. [non-Member. Per ] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
WSO2 [Member] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version
Yves Lafon [Team] Committed to W3C RF licensing as of 10 July 2014 Extends to latest version Extends to latest version

Note: All actions carried out through this system are reported by email to the relevant parties; copies are sent to w3c-archive@w3.org (Member-readable archive).


Maintained by Carine Bournez (carine@w3.org) (originally developed by Dominique Hazaël-Massieux).
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