IBM to charge for QoS patents

Gittlen, Sandra
November 1998
Network World;11/09/98, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on an International Business Machines announcement that it will charge licensing fees for pending patents related to its Multi-protocol Label Switching (MPLS) quality-of-service specification. Impact of licensing on the deployment of MPLS; Possibility of nonstandard implementation of MPLS; Function of MPLS; Statement from the company.


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