Workday Patents

Workday has a total of 430 patents globally, out of which 311 have been granted. Of these 430 patents, more than 80% patents are active. USA is where Workday has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by European Countries and Canada, it has generated an annual revenue of $5.14 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center of Workday.

Workday was founded in the year 2005 by Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri. Company is a cloud-based financial management, human capital management, and student information system software provider based in the United States. As of May 2022, Workday has a market cap of $52.31 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Workday have?

The co-founder, Dave Duffield has 0 patents. The CEO & co-founder, Aneel Bhusri, has 0 patents.

How many patents does Workday have?

Workday has a total of 430 patents globally. These patents belong to 193 unique patent families. Out of 430 patents, 348 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Workday File Every Year?

Workday 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 GrantWorkday Applications FiledWorkday Patents Granted
20111711
20121215
20133817
20142715
20154817
20165528
20173924
20184122
20193238
20201653
20211133
20225

How many Workday patents are Alive/Dead?

Workday Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Workday File in Different Countries?

Workday Worldwide Patent Filing

Where are Research Centres of Workday Patents Located?

Of the 193 R&D Centres, all of them are located in USA.

10 Best Workday Patents

US20020099738A1 is the most popular patent in the Workday portfolio. It has received 345 citations so far from companies like IBM, Bea Systems, and Cisco.

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

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20020099738A1345
US7206568B2257
US6996558B2245
US6985839B1177
US6954748B2161
US6480836B1143
US7299194B1137
US8489110B2134
US6629094B1133
US7426520B2123

Which Companies are using Workday 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 Workday patent portfolio are IBM, Microsoft, and Oracle.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
IBM49
Microsoft43
Oracle18
SAP15
Google12
AT&T11
Samsung8
Searete8
Red Hat8
Salesforce7

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Workday Patents

Top Workday Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US8489110B238
US9251521B222
US7426520B217
US7680828B214
US7418600B211
US8112100B211
US7831592B211
US8671179B210
US8438642B210
US6954748B29
US8346761B29
US8559968B28
US20080014964A18
US8447721B28
US7206568B27

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What are Workday’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Workday?

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

R&D Focus: How has Workday‘s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on May 6, 2022

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