Contact us

Test Form

Cipher’s unique patent data analysis has helped a number of businesses measure their patent portfolios.

Our platform, which uses supervised machine learning, can scan NUMBER of patents an hour, freeing up huge amounts of time for your research teams.

Ways in which Cipher can help


Create a view of the patent landscape in your field (Cipher Certified even allows you to build your own classifiers)


Key terms to include in the page – looking at competitors

data sources



research teams

build vs buy


Watch a short video summarising the benefits of Cipher Certified

Cipher Certified Webinar Recording

Cipher Certified: Build your own view of the Technology Landscape, covered these key action points to help you build your patent custom taxonomy:

  • Why you need Classification and the associated benefits
  • How you can use Cipher Certified to take control of building your own Classifiers
  • How does Cipher Certified work? View a demonstration of the platform

Watch a full recording of the 45-minute event to discover how we can build your technology lens or how you can do the building.

Watch the webinar


Who would use Cipher Certified?

Typical users of Cipher Certified could include:

  • Patent teams who would prefer to have more control over the scope of any technology area and their results
  • If your organisation has an existing patent analytics team or a team that carry out patent intelligence through searching and landscaping
  • Organisations who need to regularly look at new technology areas or build new queries regularly to answer business questions quickly.

Cipher gave us the ability to understand the technology landscape and was an important foundation layer in creating a strategy for protecting our innovations whilst enabling us to understand how best to deal with others in potential conflict areas.

Lucy Wojcik, Head of IP, Ocado

What is offered by Cipher Certified?

Teaching Modules

Icon folder


On-demand building support


Post-training support

Flexible training schedule

Self-study library and guides

Benefits of building your own custom classifiers

  • Efficient and automated
  • Accurate and smart (due to machine learning)
  • Easy to refine
  • Transparent
  • Repeatable
  • In-house capability development

In addition, Cipher Certified provides:

  • Resource efficient and cost-effective technology landscaping, 3rd party mapping & monitoring
  • Full control over technology scopes and boundaries


pie chart and graph icon


Cog wheel graphic against a Knight chess piece


Graphoc pf a c;pcl


Globe icon

Common language

Trusted - representation graphic


Magnifying glass on scale


Further details


Cipher Certified information

What comes with Cipher Certified

  • Training process and programme
  • At-your-own-pace training plans
  • Implementation outcomes
  • Breakdown of sample programmes

Insights & Events

Strategic Aerospace Seminar Paris 2022

We were delighted to speak on 1 December at the Strategic Aerospace Seminar in Paris, on the topic of Valuing your Patent Portfolio.
Read more

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

Automotive Lidar Webinar- Understanding the implications of rapid change

Automotive Lidar is rapidly changing – are you up to speed? View the joint webinar from Global Prior Art and the Cipher team.
Read more

Inventions & Innovators powering the Energy Transition

A detailed view of the leading innovators to watch based on recently-published inventions and applying weightings to technologies which enable the energy transition.
Read more

IP Service World

Cipher had a booth at this major European IP event (21 – 22 November, Munich), and presented on our Cipher Certified offering.
Read more

Oil and Gas Supermajors – Energy Transition

Our updated report finds that supermajors’ technology innovation is more evident in the Materials, Mechanical, and Sensors & Optics categories.
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.