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Bing Maps

The Online Service or its included software includes use of Bing Maps. Any content provided through Bing Maps, including geocodes, can only be used within the product through which the content is provided. Customer’s use of Bing Maps is governed by the Bing Maps End User Terms of Use available at go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9710837 and the Microsoft Privacy Statement available at go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=248686.

Notice about Azure Media Services H.265/HEVC Encoding

Customer must obtain its own patent license(s) from any third party H.265/HEVC patent pools or rights holders before using Azure Media Services to encode or decode H.265/HEVC media.

Notice about Adobe Flash Player

The software may include a version of Adobe Flash Player. Customer agrees that its use of the Adobe Flash Player is governed by the license terms for Adobe Systems Incorporated at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=248532. Adobe and Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.

Notice about H.264/AVC Video Standard, VC-1 Video Standard and MPEG-4 Visual Standard

This software may include H.264/AVC, VC-1, and MPEG-4 Visual technology. MPEG LA, L.L.C. requires this notice:

THIS PRODUCT IS LICENSED UNDER THE AVC, THE VC-1 AND THE MPEG-4 VISIAL PATENT PORTFOLIO LICENSES FOR THE PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE OF A CONSUMER TO (i) ENCODE VIDEO IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE ABOVE (VIDEO STANDARDS) AND/OR (ii) DECODE AVC, VC-1 AND MPEG-4 VISUAL VIDEO THAT WAS ENCODED BY A CONSUMER ENGAGED IN A PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY AND/OR WAS OBTAINED FROM A VIDEO PROVIDER LICENSED TO PROVIDE SUCH VIDEO. NO LICENSE IS GRANTED OR SHALL BE IMPLIED FOR ANY OTHER USE. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM MPEG LA, L.L.C. REFER TO www.mpegla.com.

For clarification purposes, this notice does not limit or inhibit the use of the software for normal business uses that are personal to that business which do not include (i) redistribution of the software to third parties, or (ii) creation of content compliant with the VIDEO STANDARDS technologies for distribution to third parties.

NVIDIA Components

The software may include components of NVIDIA Corporation’s CUDA Toolkit, NVIDIA drivers, CUDA Deep Neural Network Library (cuDNN), NVIDIA Collective Communications Library (NCCL), and NVIDIA TensorRT (“NVIDIA Components”). Customer agrees that its use NVIDIA Components in the software is governed by the following NVIDIA license terms, as applicable: for NVIDIA CUDA Toolkit, https://docs.nvidia.com/cuda/eula/index.html; for NVIDIA drivers, https://www.nvidia.com/content/DriverDownload-March2009/licence.php?lang=us; for cuDNN it is http://docs.nvidia.com/deeplearning/sdk/cudnn-sla/index.html; for NCCL it is http://docs.nvidia.com/deeplearning/sdk/nccl-sla/index.html; and for TensorRT it is https://docs.nvidia.com/deeplearning/sdk/tensorrt-sla/index.html. As stated in their respective license terms, Customer acknowledges that certain NVIDIA Components as delivered are not tested or certified by NVIDIA for use in connection with the design, construction, maintenance, and/or operation of Critical Applications, that is systems where the use or failure of such system could result in a situation that threatens the safety of human life or results in catastrophic damages. Neither Microsoft nor NVIDIA shall be liable to Customer or any third party, in whole or in part, for any claims or damages arising from Critical Applications uses. Customer agrees to indemnify NVIDIA against all claims, damages, and costs arising from Critical Application uses as stated in the applicable NVIDIA terms. Customer is solely responsible for ensuring that any product or service developed with the NVIDIA Components as a whole includes sufficient features to comply with all applicable legal and regulatory standards and requirements.

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