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Catalina Computing Software License and Patent Licensing Policy

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Catalina Computing Software License Agreement

Copyright (C) [2013] Catalina Computing, LLC All rights reserved

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

  • All use and redistribution must be for non-commercial purposes only and only for Virtual Wiring System software supporting a single user.
  • Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, all conditions and limitations set forth herein, and the following disclaimer.
  • Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, all conditions and limitations set forth herein, and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
  • Neither the name of Catalina Computing, LLC nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

NOTE: This license is for non-commercial purposes only and limited to single user Virtual Wiring Systems (as defined below).

Any and all use for Commercial Purposes use is prohibited. Any and all use of Virtual Wiring System software supporting more than a single user is also prohibited, regardless of whether such use is for Commercial Purposes. Virtual Wiring System software supporting a single user is defined as software which is configured to authenticate to only one user identity, or software which does no user authentication at all. You may contact Catalina Computing, LLC to discuss the possibility of obtaining a royalty-bearing license for Commercial Purposes or for use of a multi user Virtual Wiring System. For avoidance of doubt, “Commercial Purposes” shall mean revenue generating purposes including, but not limited to, distributing hardware and/or software, and/or providing services related thereto, in exchange for monetary compensation. “Commercial Purposes” includes deriving revenue from software (including, without limitation, apps) that interact in any way with any implementation of the Virtual Wiring System. “Commercial Purposes” also includes deriving revenue from advertising that is in any way related to the distribution of any implementation of the Virtual Wiring System.

Redistribution and use of this software is also subject to Catalina, LLC’s patent licensing policy (see www.catalinacomputing.com/licensing).

Patent Licensing Policy

Catalina Computing, LLC Patent Licensing Policy

Software or hardware products that incorporate, depend on, call to, or cause to be executed implementations of the Virtual Wiring System (hereinafter referred to as "System") may be covered by the Catalina Patents. The “Catalina Patents” means any patents or pending patent applications assigned to Catalina Computing, LLC, including but not limited to patents or pending patent applications anywhere in the world claiming priority, directly or indirectly, to U.S. Patent Appl. No. 12/235,904 (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Catalina Patents”).

Any use of the System, or any method, system or apparatus covered by one or more claims of the Catalina Patents, for Commercial Purposes or in any other system other than single user Virtual Wiring System software is subject to a license from Catalina Computing, LLC, being the sole owner of all rights in the aforementioned patents and patent applications. Use of single user Virtual Wiring System software, other than for Commercial Purposes, is licensed on a non-exclusive, no-charge, royalty-free basis.

Single user Virtual Wiring System software is defined as software which is configured to authenticate to only one user identity, or software which does no user authentication at all.

For avoidance of doubt, “Commercial Purposes” shall mean revenue generating purposes including, but not limited to, distributing hardware and/or software, and/or providing services related thereto, in exchange for monetary compensation. “Commercial Purposes” includes deriving revenue from software (including, without limitation, apps) that interact in any way with any implementation of the Virtual Wiring System. “Commercial Purposes” also includes deriving revenue from advertising that is in any way related to the distribution of any implementation of the Virtual Wiring System.

Commercial license agreements are available exclusively from Catalina Computing, LLC and may be requested by writing catalina at catalinacomputing.com. Any misuse will be prosecuted. No license is granted or shall be implied for any other use other than as set forth herein.

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