Forescout Technologies Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Forescout Technologies has a total of 158 patents globally, out of which 45 have been granted. Of these 158 patents, more than 75% patents are active. The United States of America is where Forescout Technologies has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Australia. Parallelly, the United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Forescout Technologies.

Forescout Technologies was founded in the year 2000. Forescout Technologies offers automated security control systems. The business creates its own agentless system, which monitors the security posture of connected IP-based devices while simultaneously discovering and classifying them in real time.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Forescout Technologies have?

The founder Doron Shikmoni have 12 patents, Dror Comay have 0 patent, Hezy Yeshurun have 0 patent, Oded Comay have 25 patents, Ori Naishtein have 0 patents, Rami Kalish have 0 patent and CEO Wael Mohamed have 52 patents.

How many patents does Forescout Technologies have?

Forescout Technologies has a total of 158 patents globally. These patents belong to 42 unique patent families. Out of 158 patents, 119 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Forescout Technologies File Every Year?

Forescout 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 GrantForescout Technologies Applications FiledForescout Technologies Patents Granted
2022915
2021158
20203310
2019393
201822
2017141
20167
201512
201411
201311
201221

How many Forescout Technologies patents are Alive/Dead?

Forescout Technologies Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Forescout Technologies File in Different Countries?

Forescout Technologies Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Forescout Technologies Filed Patents

CountryPatent
United States Of America74
Europe20
Australia9
Canada9
Israel3
Germany2
Austria1
Japan1

 

Where are Research Centres of Forescout Technologies Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Forescout Technologies

10 Best Forescout Technologies Patents

US6363489B1 is the most popular patent in the Forescout Technologies portfolio. It has received 349 citations so far from companies like Mcafee, Trustwave Holdings and Mirage Networks.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6363489B1349
US9191398B214
US20140090054A113
US9027079B210
US8590004B27
US20210306354A16
US9628497B25
US20200404502A15
US20200287924A15
US20200007395A15

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Forescout Technologies patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Forescout Technologies invention. They couldn’t because Forescout Technologies had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO used 21 Forescout Technologies patents in 97 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Forescout Technologies patent portfolio are IBM, Microsoft and Bank of America.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Forescout Technologies –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Forescout Technologies PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
IBM618
Microsoft46
Cisco36
Bank Of America22
Trustwave25
Steelcloud14
Orange12
Aspisec11
Balbix12
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories11

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

Top Forescout Technologies Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US10862885B29
US10237351B26
US9628497B25
US6363489B15
US10705821B24
US9191398B23
US8639800B23
US10885165B23
US8590004B22
US20200287924A12
US10530764B21
US10574678B21
US10440119B21
US10965758B21
US10652116B21

What Percentage of Forescout Technologies US Patent Applications were Granted?

Forescout Technologies (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 61 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 36 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 97.3%.

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

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Forescout Technologies?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Womble Bond Dickinson53100%
Professional Patent Solutions4100%
Hoffmann & Baron2100%
Dr Mark Friedman250%

What are Forescout Technologies key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Forescout Technologies?

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

R&D Focus: How has Forescout Technologies search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on January 2, 2023

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