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1. Install and run the Software on an unlimited number of PCs, free of charge.
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1. Rent, lease, distribute, license, or otherwise transfer the Software or its documentation to any other party. Licensee may make a reasonable number of back-up copies for archival purposes only. The Software contains copyrighted material, trade secrets and other proprietary material. If Licensee has the right to duplicate the Software for multiple Users, then Licensee must reproduce on all such copies of the Software the copyright notices and any other proprietary legends that were on the original copy of the Software; or
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Pre-Release software provided to you for testing purposes, regardless of how labelled, is by default ‘Beta Software’. Your possession and use of Beta Software will be governed by the terms set forth in this section
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Blueberry grants you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to install and use copy of the Beta Software on one (1) computer residing on your premises, solely for your internal testing on the terms and conditions set forth below. All other rights are reserved to Blueberry. You may not demonstrate or show the Beta Software to third parties without Blueberry’s written permission. You may not use the Beta Software in a live operating environment where it may be relied upon to perform in the same manner as a commercially released product or with data that has not been sufficiently backed up. You may not use the Beta Software for benchmark or performance testing. This license may be terminated by Blueberry at any time upon notice to you and, in any event, will automatically terminate, without notice, upon the release of a commercial version of the Beta Software. Upon the termination of this agreement, You shall cease use of the Beta Software and, upon request, shall promptly return to Blueberry, or certify destruction of, all full or partial copies of the Beta Software and related materials provided by Blueberry.
You will provide Blueberry with reasonable feedback on the Beta Software’s performance, including but not limited to usability, bug reports and test results. You will review and comment on all documentation supplied. All bug reports, test results and other feedback made by you will be the property of Blueberry and may be used by Blueberry for any purpose it sees fit. Due to the nature of the development work, Blueberry is not certain if errors or discrepancies in the Beta Software may be corrected.
Blueberry is not obligated to provide technical or other support for the Beta Software. However, limited technical support (‘Support Services’), if noted in the materials provided to you by Blueberry, may be available. Use of any such Support Services is governed by the Blueberry policies and programs described in ‘online’ documentation or in other Blueberry-provided materials. Any supplemental software code provided to you as part of the Support Services shall be considered part of the Beta Software and subject to the terms and conditions of this agreement. Blueberry may use technical information you provide to Blueberry for Blueberry’s product support, development, and other business purposes. Blueberry will not utilize such technical information in a form that personally identifies you. Support Services may not be available in all countries outside of the United Kingdom and will be discontinued upon release of a commercial version of the Beta Software.
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The user is responsible for ensuring that the Software is not used in a way which may constitute a breach of personal privacy.
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Blueberry provides Premium support for an additional fee, payable annually. Premium support includes priority email support and telephone support. Site license customers must nominate users to be the contact point with the Blueberry support team.
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DISTRIBUTION TO THE U.S. GOVERNMENT. This Software is commercial software developed exclusively at private expense. Use, duplication, or disclosure by civilian agencies of the U.S. Government shall be in accordance with subparagraphs (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software-Restricted Rights clause at 48 CFR 52.227-19. Use, duplication, or disclosure by Department of Defense agencies is subject solely to the terms of this software licensing agreement pursuant to DFARS 227.7202. Contractor/manufacturer of
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About The Cisco-Provided Binary of OpenH264 Video Codec
Cisco provides this program under the terms of the BSD license.
Additionally, this binary is licensed under Cisco’s AVC/H.264 Patent Portfolio License from MPEG LA, at no cost to you, provided that the requirements and conditions shown below in the AVC/H.264 Patent Portfolio sections are met.
As with all AVC/H.264 codecs, you may also obtain your own patent license from MPEG LA or from the individual patent owners, or proceed at your own risk. Your rights from Cisco under the BSD license are not affected by this choice.
For more information on the OpenH264 binary licensing, please see the OpenH264 FAQ found at http://www.openh264.org/faq.html#binary
A corresponding source code to this binary program is available under the same BSD terms, which can be found at http://www.openh264.org
Copyright © 2014 Cisco Systems, Inc.
All rights reserved.
Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
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 HOLDER 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.
AVC/H.264 Patent Portfolio License Notice
The binary form of this Software is distributed by Cisco under the AVC/H.264 Patent Portfolio License from MPEG LA, and is subject to the following requirements, which may or may not be applicable to your use of this software:
THIS PRODUCT IS LICENSED UNDER THE AVC PATENT PORTFOLIO LICENSE FOR THE PERSONAL USE OF A CONSUMER OR OTHER USES IN WHICH IT DOES NOT RECEIVE REMUNERATION TO (i) ENCODE VIDEO IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE AVC STANDARD (“AVC VIDEO”) AND/OR (ii) DECODE AVC VIDEO THAT WAS ENCODED BY A CONSUMER ENGAGED IN A PERSONAL ACTIVITY AND/OR WAS OBTAINED FROM A VIDEO PROVIDER LICENSED TO PROVIDE AVC VIDEO. NO LICENSE IS GRANTED OR SHALL BE IMPLIED FOR ANY OTHER USE. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM MPEG LA, L.L.C. SEE HTTP://WWW.MPEGLA.COM
Accordingly, please be advised that content providers and broadcasters using AVC/H.264 in their service may be required to obtain a separate use license from MPEG LA, referred to as “(b) sublicenses” in the SUMMARY OF AVC/H.264 LICENSE TERMS from MPEG LA found at http://www.openh264.org/mpegla
AVC/H.264 Patent Portfolio License Conditions
In addition, the Cisco-provided binary of this Software is licensed under Cisco’s license from MPEG LA only if the following conditions are met:
1. The Cisco-provided binary is separately downloaded to an end user’s device, and not integrated into or combined with third party software prior to being downloaded to the end user’s device;
2. The end user must have the ability to control (e.g., to enable, disable, or re-enable) the use of the Cisco-provided binary;
3. Third party software, in the location where end users can control the use of the Cisco-provided binary, must display the following text:
“OpenH264 Video Codec provided by Cisco Systems, Inc.”
4. Any third-party software that makes use of the Cisco-provided binary must reproduce all of the above text, as well as this last condition, in the EULA and/or in another location where licensing information is to be presented to the end user.