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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In U.S. Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2000 - 2011 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 3 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Originating From

Provo-Orem, UT

( Metropolitan Statistical Area )

( patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )
( patent counts may not sum exactly due to rounding - see the Explanation of Data )
( regional areas are based on U.S. Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) )

The following table displays first-named patent assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Total
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 33 40 38 32 45 23 22 39 74 85 80 53 564
NOVELL, INC. 31 11 10 17 20 9 16 20 17 22 43 24 240
BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY 4 1 5 2 7 3 10 10 3 9 11 1 66
INTELLISERV, INC. 0 0 0 0 3 5 23 23 1 0 5 0 60
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 9 18 22 59
SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 43 52
INTEL CORPORATION 5 3 5 7 9 4 9 2 4 0 2 1 51
SYMANTEC CORPORATION 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 10 13 11 15 51
SMITH INTERNATIONAL INC. 4 5 4 4 1 3 1 1 3 8 7 9 50
U.S. SYNTHETIC CORPORATION 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 8 24 44
MOXTEK, INC. 3 4 3 2 2 0 1 2 3 3 5 3 31
ACTION TARGET, INC. 0 1 2 1 1 1 3 8 3 3 4 3 30
DIAMICRON, INC. 1 1 6 5 4 0 1 0 4 3 2 1 28
MITY-LITE, INC. 0 3 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 4 17
EDIZONE, LC 2 1 2 0 2 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 16
POWERQUEST CORPORATION 3 6 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 16
BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 4 6 14
IBC ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 2 3 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 14
MORINDA, INC. 0 2 1 2 1 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 14
3COM CORPORATION 0 4 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVEL RELATED SERVICES COMPANY, INC. 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 2 2 1 13
INTUIT, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 4 12
FAIRCHILD SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 3 2 11
SOLUTIONS BIOMED, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 3 11
WING ENTERPRISES, INC. 1 0 1 1 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 1 11
ADOBE SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 10
ADAPTIVE COMPUTING ENTERPRISES INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 9
WAVETRONIX LLC 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 4 9
ANCESTRY.COM OPERATIONS INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 8
ENSIGN-BICKFORD COMPANY 1 0 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
LINUX NETWORX, INC. 0 0 1 1 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 8
N. P. JOHNSON FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 4 1 8
CHEETAH USA CORP. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 1 7
INTERNATIONAL AUTOMATED SYSTEMS, INC. 1 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
QUIXEMBLE INC. 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 7
SMITH PATENTS, L.L.C. 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 1 1 7
TABULA, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 7
VENAFI, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 7
AMI SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 0 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
EDO CORPORATION 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
EMC CORPORATION 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 6
GEMINI ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 6
JOHN FLUKE MFG. CO., INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 1 6
PERFECT SEARCH CORPORATION 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 6
PRECISION COVER SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
ROCKY MOUNTAIN COMPOSITES INC. 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 6
SII MEGADIAMOND, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 6
VANTAGE CONTROLS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 6
BIPOLAR TECHNOLOGIES CORP. 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 5
CALDERA ENGINEERING, LLC 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5
DYNO NOBEL, INC. 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
INTELLISERV INTERNATIONAL HOLDING, LTD. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 5
LEGATO SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
PRECISION CONCRETE CUTTING, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 5
PROVO CRAFT & NOVELTY, INC. 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 5
RT PATENT COMPANY, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 5
SAKURA PROPERTIES, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5
XACTWARE, INC. 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
ALPINE INNOVATIONS, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 4
ASHROSS, LLC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 4
B & W CUSTOM TRUCK BEDS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
CABIN CREEK, LLC 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
COREL CORPORATION 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4
E EXCEL INTERNATIOANAL INC. 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
ENCORE HOLDINGS LIMITED 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 4
FLOWSERVE MANAGEMENT COMPANY 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4
K2A LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 4
MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 4
MFS, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 4
MULTI-FILL, INC. 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
OMNITURE, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4
SPECTRUM AERONAUTICAL, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 4
TRULITE, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 4
WAYNE ENGINEERING CORPORATION 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4
WON-DOOR CORPORATION 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4
X-SPINE SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 4
BIPOLAR TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3
CITRIX SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
CLEARONE COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 3
CONTROL4 CORPORATION 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3
FONIX CORPORATION 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
GOLF SWING CONCEPTS INTERNATIONAL, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3
HELIUS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
INTELLISERV, LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
LANDESK SOFTWARE LIMITED 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3
LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL, INC. 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
LUXUL CORPORATION 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
MEGASTIR TECHNOLOGIES LLC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3
NANO-TEX, LLC 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
NATURE'S SUNSHINE PRODUCTS, INC. 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
NEWAYS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
NOVATEK ENGINEERING, INC. 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
OMNINET CAPITAL, LLC 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
PANASONIC ELECTRIC WORKS CO., LTD. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
POWER ENGINEERING COMPANY 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
PROGRESS MFG. INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3
QUALLION, LLC 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3
QUEST SOFTWARE, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3
SKILL SAFARI, LLC 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
SORENSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3
SQUIRES TURBO SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 3
STILES INVENTION, L.L.C. 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
SUPERGEN, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3
TAHITIAN NONI INTERNATIONAL, INC. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3
THE INSTITUTE FOR ETHNOMEDICINE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3
VINYL INDUSTRIES, INC. 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3


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