OCEAN DATA VIEW LICENSE AGREEMENT
By downloading or using this Software, you agree to be bound by the following legal agreement between you and the Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI). If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, do not download or use the Software.
1. SCIENTIFIC USE AND TEACHING
Ocean Data View is allowed to be used free of charge for non-commercial, non-military research and teaching purposes only. If you use the software for your scientific work, please reference Ocean Data View in your publications as follows:
Schlitzer, R., Ocean Data View, odv.awi.de, 2017.
2. COMMERCIAL USE
For the use of Ocean Data View or any of its components for commercial applications and products, a special, written software license is needed. Please contact the address below for further information.
3. MILITARY USE
AWI focusses its activities on civil purposes. Licenses for the Ocean Data View Software for military purposes will only be granted after case-by-case assessments of the requests. Please contact the address below for further information.
Redistribution of the Ocean Data View software on CD-ROM, DVD, or other electronic media or the Internet is not permitted without the prior written consent of the AWI. Please contact the address below for further information.
5. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER
THE ODV SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SOFTWARE IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE SOFTWARE PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
IN NO EVENT WILL AWI, ITS CONTRIBUTORS OR ANY ODV COPYRIGHT HOLDER BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING RENDERED INACCURATE OR LOSSES SUSTAINED BY YOU OR THIRD PARTIES, A FAILURE OF THE SOFTWARE TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER SOFTWARE OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION).
© 1990 - 2017 Reiner Schlitzer, Alfred Wegener Institute, Am Alten Hafen 26, 27568 Bremerhaven, Germany,
E-Mail: Reiner.Schlitzer at awi.de