Open Text Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Open Text has a total of 2764 patents globally, out of which 1638 have been granted. Of these 2764 patents, more than 40% patents are active. The United States of America is where Open Text has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Europe. Parallelly, the United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also Canada is the origin country of Open Text.

Open Text was founded in the year 1991. The company provides intranet, extranet and corporate portal solutions to organizations worldwide. The Company manages and analyses structured data and unstructured data and offers machine-assisted decision-making, automation and business optimization in a flexible solution. As of December 2022, the market cap of Open Text is $ 7.556 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Open Text have?

The founder Gaston Gonnet have 2 patents, Tim Bray have 0 patents, Frank Tompa has 0 patent and CEO Mark Barrenechea have 5 patents.

How many patents does Open Text have?

Open Text has a total of 2764 patents globally. These patents belong to 1280 unique patent families. Out of 2764 patents, 1130 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Open Text File Every Year?

Open Text Patents Filling 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 GrantOpen Text Applications FiledOpen Text Patents Granted
20224182
202110591
20208596
201997105
20188961
20177072
20164676
20157180
20148173
201391120
2012149132
2011116117

How many Open Text patents are Alive/Dead?

Open Text Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Open Text File in Different Countries?

Open Text Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Open Text Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America1136
China358
Europe300
Germany199
India108
United Kingdom58
Canada51
Australia48
Austria37
Japan35
Russia15
Brazil15
Poland13
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)12
Spain11
Italy10
Taiwan8
Ukraine7
Indonesia6
Mexico6
Korea (South)6
Norway3
South Africa3
Philippines3
Bosnia and Herzegovina2
Singapore2
France2
Viet Nam2
Israel2
Portugal2
Finland1
New Zealand1
Switzerland1
Malaysia1
Argentina1

 

Where are Research Centres of Open Text Patents Located?

Research Centres of One Text Patents

10 Best Open Text Patents

US6675153B1 is the most popular patent in the Open Text portfolio. It has received 568 citations so far from companies like Toshiba, IBM and Navio Systems.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Open Text:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6675153B1568
US6732101B1544
US6687696B2538
US6760752B1463
US20060080432A1458
US6763458B1437
US6449620B1436
US20060053194A1329
US7353204B2319
US20050289222A1318

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Open Text patents?

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

Examiners at the USPTO used 408 Open Text patents in 2925 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Open Text patent portfolio are IBM, Microsoft and Google.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Open Text –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Open Text PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
IBM131292
Microsoft85211
Google3267
Bank Of New York2554
Sap Se2349
Bank Of America1953
Ca Inc1925
Samsung1842
Blackberry1737
Amazon1730

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Open Text Patents

Top Open Text Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20060053194A126
US7013435B225
US7657887B221
US8117163B221
US7328216B220
US6675153B117
US7809686B217
US9678978B216
US8332464B216
US6687696B215
US8321947B214
US8001079B214
US9935973B214
US8418250B213
US20060080432A113

What Percentage of Open Text US Patent Applications were Granted?

Open Text (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 453 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 353 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 94.13%.

Below are the key stats of Open Text patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Open Text?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Sprinkle Ip Law39798.13%
Ip Patent Department34100.00%
Winston & Strawn120.00%
Dell333.33%
Oblon Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt20.00%
Sprinkle Ip Law250.00%
Kevin J Zilka1100.00%
Venable Llp10.00%
Workman Nydegger1100.00%

What are Open Text innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Open Text?

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

R&D Focus: How has Open Text search focus changed over the years?

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