Case Study

Intellectual Property & R&D Strategy Support

Challenge

  • With the objective of developing new product line, client wanted to understand technology evolution and segmentation before making build vs. buy decision


Solution

  • Patent analytics team isolated relevant patents
  • Prepared technology landscape highlighting opportunity areas and key IP owners
  • Performed SWOT analysis of client’s existing IP
  • Identified potential acquisition opportunities
  • Provided online search interface for mining underlying data


Business Impact

  • Client in-licensed patent from university and used it synergistically with own patents to develop product line