SolarWinds Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Solarwinds has a total of 221 patents globally, out of which 146 have been granted. Of these 221 patents, more than 80% patents are active. The United States of America is where Solarwinds 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 Solarwinds.

Solarwinds was founded in 1999 by Don Yonce, Donald Yonce, Greg Gonzalez. Solarwinds AG develops software solutions. Solarwinds Corporation designs and develops information technology management software. The Company offers solutions such as network performance monitoring, configuration, virtualization, database management, hosted logs, security, and configuration. Solarwinds serves customers globally. As of October 2022, the market cap of Solarwinds is $1.485 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of SolarWinds have?

The founders Donald Yonce and David Yonce have 0 patents and the CEO Sudhakar Ramakrishna have 13 patents.

How many patents does SolarWinds have?

Solarwinds has a total of 221 patents globally. These patents belong to 59 unique patent families. Out of 221 patents, 178 patents are active.

How Many Patents did SolarWinds File Every Year?

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 GrantSolarwinds Applications FiledSolarwinds Patents Granted
2011158
2012212
201359
2014308
20152910
20161724
2017248
2018815
201914
2020117
202110
202225

How many SolarWinds patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

How Many Patents did SolarWinds File in Different Countries?

Countries in which SolarWinds Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America52
Europe17
Australia14
Japan14
China13
India13
Brazil13
Canada13
Germany13
Singapore9
Poland9
Denmark7
Spain7
Portugal6
Norway6
Mexico4
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Cyprus1
Austria1
United Kingdom1

Where are Research Centers of SolarWinds Patents Located?

10 Best SolarWinds Patents

US8176561B1 is the most popular patent in Solarwinds. It has received 92 citations so far from companies like Google, Cisco Technology, and IBM.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of SolarWinds:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US8176561B192
US7849497B157
US20100083251A135
US20070220327A135
US20090154363A131
US20090049449A129
US8045486B226
US7529867B224
US20070174695A122
US8601113B219

What Percentage of SolarWinds US Patent Applications were Granted?

SolarWinds (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 11 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 9 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 81.8%.

Below are the key stats of SolarWinds patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for SolarWinds?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Squire Patton Boggs1181.82%

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What are SolarWinds key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by SolarWinds?

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

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

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Updated on October 28, 2022

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