Stay ahead of the game by monitoring competitors through a technology lens
Know your competitor
Understanding the competitive landscape is foundational information that sits at the heart of any strategy. With the ability to produce global landscape reports and sophisticated alerting, you can use intellectual property and patents as reliable data for key competitive information. Understand the share of inventions in a particular technology area and which invention areas are showing the most growth.
Cipher can monitor new technologies and provide insight about corporates and technology trends.
Harnessing the latest in machine learning, the Cipher Universal Technology Taxonomy (UTT) provides a fast and effective way to understand global technology trends. Compare the innovation profile of companies, competitors and technology landscapes.
View all patented technologies by:
- Single organisation or by group of companies
- Technology trends either globally or nationally
How Cipher helps you with Competitive Intelligence
Gain access to global patent data which is organised by patent owner.
Mike Lee, Director, Head of Patents, Google
Global Review of Innovation Report
Discover what our global innovation report has uncovered
- Growth in technology areas
- The technology sectors that patents are assigned to
- The top owners of high-growth technological inventions
We estimate that there are close to 25 million protected inventions registered in territories across the world. If we exclude inventions that are registered in China only then the number drops to 7.9 million.
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