Close
Contact us
Close

TechInsights partners with Cipher to harness machine learning

Share this page:

TechInsights partners with Cipher to harness ML to leverage patent intelligence to reveal insight about the future direction of the Semiconductor industry

We are delighted to announce the partnership between TechInsights and Cipher. TechInsights is the world’s leading provider of advanced technology analysis and intellectual property services, providing content and services to the world’s most successful technology companies.

Cipher’s mission is to enable patent owners to make rational decisions by providing strategic patent intelligence, powered by machine learning.

TechInsights and Cipher are part of the community that promotes the importance of patents as strategic assets that underpin innovation and technology leadership within an organisation.

Jason Abt, CTO at TechInsights explains the importance of the insight locked within patents: “If you can see beyond the single patent and can analyse an entire technology landscape holistically, you can start to see trends and make more reliable predictions about the future.”

How will TechInsights customers benefit?

The partnership with Cipher allows TechInsights customers to understand who owns what patented technology in the semiconductor sector. You can now access advanced technology analysis and insight from TechInsights combined with patent data classified by technology area.

Nigel Swycher, CEO at Cipher: “Working with TechInsights has supercharged the value of the Cipher analytics for semiconductor companies.

“While market leaders such as Arm have used Cipher for many years, this partnership allows this insight to be distributed more widely across the R&D and technology centres.

“This in turn informs the product development decisions that will shape the way we live.”

What does the future hold?

Given the publicised supply chain issues and increased demand for chips, the semiconductor industry will continue to be centre stage. Better and actionable intelligence will be critical to the strategic decisions and collaborations of the future.

Jason Abt believes that “our customers want to see what’s going on in the market today, but what they really want to understand is what’s going to happen in the market tomorrow.

“Patents not only protect investment in technology, but they also teach what others are doing.

“The core value of the patent system is to be able to build on others’ ideas and inventions. What we see is that patents are a great proxy for what’s happening in R&D across the semiconductor industry”.

Listen to the Cipher Vision podcast with Jason Abt

About TechInsights

TechInsights is the authoritative information platform serving the semiconductor and related markets. Leveraging a unique reverse engineering competency, it reveals innovations in technology products, providing advanced technical and market analysis to organisations to help them make fact-based technology and intellectual property decisions.

Over the course of thirty years, it has developed the world’s largest technical analysis library and the proprietary reverse engineering expertise to keep pace with the latest developments in multiple technical industries and disciplines.

Visit www.techinsights.com for further information.

Download this press release as a PDF

Insights & Thought Leadership

The contribution of patents to enterprise value

Describing a new valuation methodology for calculating the contribution that an entire portfolio makes to the overall value of a company.
Read more

Cipher helps launch patent industry DEI initiative

Cipher has recorded a podcast with the founders of a new movement aiming to improve diversity amongst patent professionals.
Read more

Automotive Lidar technology is rapidly changing

Global Prior Art, using Cipher classified patent data has found new trends in the rapidly-evolving lidar innovation field.
Read more

The Circular Economy: Sustainable Packaging

Our report shows a step-change in industry approaches to sustainable packaging adoption across fast-moving consumer goods (FMCGs). We analysed bioplastics patent data to track which major chemical players are behind this trend.
Read more

Cipher patent analysis helps inform Mintel Sustainability Barometer

The Cipher platform was instrumental in providing data to support consumer trends giant Mintel in producing their Sustainability Barometer for 2022.
Read more

Life Sciences top patent publishing list

Life Sciences is a clear leader out of all of the patent categories tracked to chart the pace of innovation. This was one of the lead findings in Cipher’s recent global report.
Read more

With Cipher you can…

Portfolio Optimisation connecting cogs

Optimise your portfolio

Ensure you have the right portfolio to meet your strategic patenting objectives.

Read more
Competitive Intelligence

Gather competitor intelligence

Understand who’s doing what by automating patent to technology mapping.

Read more
Cross Licensing

Model cross licensing

Combine patent and revenue data to determine rational licensing outcomes.

Read more

Manage your budget

Justify patent budgets and communicate the impact of your investment.

Read more

Conduct due diligence

Automate manual reviews for efficient execution of M&A and licensing transactions.

Read more

Tackle inbound patent assertion

Be prepared with evidence to create a fast and effective threat assessment.

Read more

Benchmark your portfolio

Assess your portfolio in comparison to other owners through your technology lens.

Read more

Monetise your portfolio

Identify opportunities to create value through licensing or sale of patent assets.

Read more
Technology Trends icon

Predict technology trends

Track new technologies and discover the unknown owners of future innovation.

Read more
Icon of a meter

Create Risk Mitigation Strategies

Understand the materiality of your threats to define your risk mitigation strategy.

Read more

Improve your patent strategy now

Speak to the Cipher team today.

Review Your Portfolio