SolarWinds Patents – Key Insights and Stats

SolarWinds has a total of 214 patents globally, out of which 137 have been granted. Of these 214 patents, more than 80% patents are active. The United States of America is where SolarWinds has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Australia and Europe. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of SolarWinds.

SolarWinds was founded in 1999 by Donald Yonce and David Yonce. SolarWinds 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 July 2022, SolarWinds has a market cap of $1.74 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 10 patents.

How many patents does SolarWinds have?

SolarWinds has a total of 214 patents globally. These patents belong to 61 unique patent families. Out of 214 patents, 172 patents are active.

How Many Patents did SolarWinds File Every Year?

SolarWinds Patents 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 GrantSolarWinds Applications FiledSolarWinds Patents Granted
2011146
2012210
201358
2014298
2015299
20161624
2017247
2018815
201914
2020119
202110
202212

How many SolarWinds patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

SolarWinds Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did SolarWinds File in Different Countries?

SolarWinds Worldwide Patents

Countries in which SolarWinds Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America51
Europe17
Australia14
Japan14
Canada13
Brazil13
Germany13
China13
India13
Singapore9
Poland9
Spain7
Denmark7
Portugal6
Mexico4
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Cyprus1
Austria1
United Kingdom1

Where are Research Centers of SolarWinds Patents Located?

Research Centers of SolarWinds Patents

10 Best SolarWinds Patents

US8176561B1 is the most popular patent in the SolarWinds portfolio. It has received 84 citations so far from companies like IBM, Centripetal Networks Inc and Qualcomm Incorporated.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US8176561B184
US7849497B155
US20100083251A135
US20070220327A135
US20090154363A131
US20090049449A129
US8045486B224
US7529867B224
US20070174695A122
US20070192720A119

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 July 13, 2022

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