Strategic patent portfolio analysis

A three-part guide to optimize your patent strategy

Developing a patent portfolio as a strategic asset requires an objective evaluation of each patent’s value, purpose and alignment to a company’s strategy.

Read this paper to learn how to approach patent portfolio analysis in three phases, considering the past, present and future positions of a company’s patents, including:

  • Audit phase: Providing a snapshot of the historical portfolio
  • Benchmarking phase: Placing the existing portfolio within today’s competitive environment
  • Opportunity identification phase: Suggesting options for management of the future portfolio