Dell Technologies Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Dell Technologies has a total of 51713 patents globally, out of which 21943 have been granted. Of these 51713 patents, more than 90% patents are active. United States of America is where Dell Technologies has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Europe and it also seems reasonable as the biggest market for Dell Technologies is USA, it has generated an annual revenue of $94.22 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Dell Technologies.

Dell Technologies was formed in the year 2016 as a merger of Dell and EMC Corporation. Company is doing business in sales of personal computers, network servers, data storage solutions, and software. As of December 2021, Dell Technologies has a market cap of $42.61 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Dell Technologies which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Dell Technologies’s patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Dell Technologies’s patent portfolio.

How many patents does Dell Technologies have?

Dell Technologies has a total of 51713 patents globally. These patents belong to 34380 unique patent families. Out of 51713 patents, 46587 patents are active.

How many Dell Technologies patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Dell Technologies Worldwide Legal Trends

Patent Families

Dell Technologies Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Dell Technologies File Every Year?

Dell Technologies Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantDell Technologies Applications FiledDell Technologies Patents Granted
20111747749
20122624877
20133435903
201435611259
201542261586
201642331939
201741082087
201846582425
201954172832
202023993186
20213042967

How Many Patents did Dell Technologies File in Different Countries?

Dell Technologies Patent Portfolio in top 10 countries

Countries in which Dell Technologies Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America41116
China2430
Europe1825
India834
Japan697
Australia567
United Kingdom551
Singapore293
Taiwan293
Germany269
Korea (South)252
Canada161
Ireland146
France141
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)110
Brazil96
Italy77
Malaysia50
Russia36
Poland36
Israel29
Austria20
Spain16
Mexico13
Denmark12
New Zealand8
Portugal5
South Africa4
Hungary4
Switzerland4
Philippines4
Africa4
Ukraine3
Chile3
Eurasia3
Netherlands3
Argentina2
Cyprus2
Slovenia2
Morocco1
Norway1
Croatia1
Tunisia1
Colombia1
Turkey1

Where are Research Centers of Dell Technologies Patents Located?

Dell Technologies R&D Centers

10 Best Dell Technologies Patents

US6826582B1 is the most popular patent in the Dell Technologies portfolio. It has received 1679 citations so far from companies like Microsoft Corporation, Salesforce.Com and International Business Machines.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Dell Technologies:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6826582B11679
US6826711B21425
US20050125593A11298
US20070234110A11275
US7356679B11267
US20050097320A1814
US7577722B1745
US7185192B1659
US8063619B2644
US20050268107A1613

Which Companies are using Dell Technologies Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Dell Technologies patent portfolio are IBM, Bank of New York and VMware.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
IBM9080
Bank Of New York7639
VMware4476
Microsoft4471
Hewlett Packard2726
Intel2614
Red Hat2411
Samsung1961
Amazon1906
Cisco1744

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Dell Technologies Patents

Dell Technologies Patent Portfolio

Top Dell Technologies Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7577722B195
US7356679B181
US8572391B268
US20050097320A168
US7685126B266
US20030033308A166
US8255484B249
US20090282404A149
US8751801B245
US20050268107A145

What Percentage of Dell Technologies US Patent Applications were Granted?

Dell Technologies (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 21818 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 18388 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 94.2%.

Below are the key stats of Dell Technologies patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Dell Technologies?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationSuccess Rate
Emc Ip Holding Company Llc461599.45%
Baker Botts L L P162587.01%
Haynes And Boone Llp155493.05%
Ryan Mason & Lewis Llp115299.76%
Ip Patent Department101398.66%
Bainwood Huang And Associates Llc94896.54%
Larson Newman Llp Dell Technologies92893.48%
Terrile Cannatti & Chambers Llp90171.64%
Dell Technologies C O Jackson Walker L L P57188.08%
Emc Chwwa53597.43%

“As the world has navigated a difficult and uncertain year, it has become crystal clear that technology has never been more important or impactful,” said Jeffrey W. Clarke, Chief Operating Officer & Vice Chairman at Dell Technologies.

Dell Technologies develops cutting-edge technology to enable a more connected, data-intensive, and dispersed future. It provides digital innovation techniques that update IT infrastructure and enable data-driven innovation to unlock corporate knowledge.

Dell Technologies is offering innovation to make bold decisions with AI-driven insights, treating data management as top priority, product designing, increasing connectivity, and improving the existing cloud infrastructure by introducing Hybrid Cloud: a smart choice for AI and HPC which improves security, latency, application architectures and costs in an organization.

What are Dell Technologies key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Dell Technologies?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Dell Technologies in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Dell Technologies thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D FocusHow Dell Technologies search focus changed over the years?

Interested in knowing about the areas of innovation that are being protected by Dell Technologies?

Updated on February 14, 2022

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