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

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2009 - 2013 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 235, Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.)

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 80 91 92 94 116 473
DIEBOLD SELF SERVICE SYSTEMS, A DIVISION OF DIEBOLD, INCORPORATED 28 44 68 55 60 255
METROLOGIC INSTRUMENTS INC. 66 66 28 12 22 194
SILVERBROOK RESEARCH PTY. LTD 25 45 62 27 4 163
SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 28 28 39 25 32 152
DIEBOLD INCORPORATED 21 27 34 30 39 151
HAND-HELD PRODUCTS, INC. 14 20 26 37 39 136
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 33 32 19 15 12 111
NCR CORPORATION 29 15 19 23 23 109
AMERICAN EXPRESS TRAVEL RELATED SERVICES COMPANY, INC. 27 21 20 20 10 98
TARGET BRANDS, INC. 5 20 18 14 7 64
MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL, INC. 5 13 13 20 12 63
VISA U.S.A., INC. 6 11 10 15 13 55
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION 2 1 8 16 27 54
SONY CORPORATION 7 9 14 14 8 52
FUJITSU LIMITED 13 13 8 9 7 50
FIRST DATA CORPORATION 22 10 8 1 6 47
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 3 9 11 15 8 46
TOSHIBA TEC KABUSHIKI KAISHA 3 5 7 12 19 46
SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD. 3 7 12 14 9 45
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 6 15 5 11 7 44
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 9 9 8 11 6 43
FUJI XEROX CO., LTD. 13 16 6 2 5 42
UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION (USAA) 1 12 8 11 10 42
GIESECKE & DEVRIENT GMBH 6 4 6 12 12 40
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 10 11 11 3 0 35
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 3 11 7 6 7 34
XEROX CORPORATION 4 6 5 11 8 34
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 2 9 11 6 5 33
DYNAMICS, INC. 0 3 6 5 19 33
MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 1 3 8 4 17 33
NIDEC SANKYO CORPORATION 2 2 2 15 9 30
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 5 9 5 6 5 30
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 6 3 6 6 7 28
VISA INTERNATIONAL SERVICE ASSOCIATION 0 4 9 5 10 28
PANASONIC CORPORATION 5 9 6 1 4 25
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 3 4 3 11 24
GEMALTO SA 2 6 5 4 7 24
DATALOGIC ADC, INC. 0 0 0 9 14 23
L-1 SECURE CREDENTIALING, INC. 2 11 9 1 0 23
INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, LLC 0 2 1 7 11 21
OBERTHUR TECHNOLOGIES 0 4 3 4 10 21
JP MORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. 1 4 5 3 7 20
BROTHER KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 2 9 6 1 19
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 7 5 4 1 2 19
WESTERN UNION COMPANY 2 6 4 4 3 19
GOOGLE, INC. 0 1 1 8 8 18
NOKIA CORPORATION 7 4 2 3 2 18
PITNEY-BOWES, INC. 7 5 4 2 0 18
COGNEX TECHNOLOGY AND INVESTMENT CORPORATION 4 2 6 4 1 17
INTUIT, INC. 2 5 2 3 5 17
SAP AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 4 9 2 1 1 17
YOTTAMARK, INC. 1 3 2 7 4 17
APPLE, INC. 0 2 3 4 7 16
BROADCOM CORPORATION 2 6 3 3 2 16
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 1 0 2 5 8 16
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 2 2 6 3 3 16
INTERMEC IP CORP. 3 1 7 4 1 16
AVERY DENNISON CORPORATION 3 3 5 3 1 15
CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL CORPORATION 8 2 3 0 2 15
DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED 6 2 2 1 4 15
FELICA NETWORKS, INC. 1 3 5 2 4 15
HITACHI, LTD 5 3 4 2 1 15
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 3 5 3 4 0 15
TRANSACTION HOLDINGS LTD. L.L.C. 8 4 0 3 0 15
DATALOGIC SCANNING, INC. 6 3 3 2 0 14
NXP B.V. 2 0 1 6 5 14
GLORY LTD. 0 2 1 3 7 13
NAUTILUS HYOSUNG INC. 2 1 7 2 1 13
SQUARE, INC. 0 0 0 3 10 13
TYFONE, INC. 1 1 4 3 4 13
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 1 1 6 4 0 12
PROMEGA CORPORATION 1 4 5 2 0 12
WINCOR NIXDORF INTERNATIONAL GMBH 0 2 1 2 7 12
KONICA MINOLTA SYSTEMS LABORATORY, INC. 5 5 1 0 0 11
VERI-FONE, INC. 2 3 3 1 2 11
WAL-MART STORES, INC. 1 0 2 4 4 11
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 2 4 0 1 3 10
DATACARD CORPORATION, INC. 1 2 3 3 1 10
DIGIMARC CORPORATION 2 3 0 5 0 10
NEC CORPORATION 2 5 0 2 1 10
OPTOELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 3 0 1 0 6 10
QUALCOMM, INC. 1 2 0 3 4 10
SERVE VIRTUAL ENTERPRISES, INC. 0 0 3 3 4 10
THE CODE CORPORATION 1 1 1 4 3 10
WALKER DIGITAL, LLC 2 4 2 1 1 10
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY 3 0 5 1 0 9
EBAY INC. 0 0 2 2 5 9
INCARD SA 0 0 4 1 4 9
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 0 3 2 2 2 9
MARSHALL FEATURE RECOGNITION, LLC 1 5 0 2 1 9
PRIVASYS, INC. 2 0 1 4 2 9
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 0 1 4 1 3 9
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 2 3 1 2 1 9
ZIH CORPORATION 1 0 3 0 5 9
ANOTO AB 3 1 2 1 1 8
AVANTE INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY, INC. 4 1 3 0 0 8
COGNEX CORPORATION 0 1 2 1 4 8
ENPULZ, LLC 0 0 0 0 8 8
FUJIFILM CORPORATION 4 3 0 1 0 8
KONICA MINOLTA LABORATORY U.S.A., INC. 0 0 2 3 3 8
QSECURE, INC. 3 2 0 3 0 8
SHENZHEN FUTAIHONG PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 1 3 2 0 2 8
SICK AG 1 3 0 0 4 8
STAMPS.COM INC. 0 2 2 3 1 8
VIVOTECH, INC. 3 0 3 2 0 8
BLACKHAWK NETWORK, INC. 2 4 0 1 0 7
BOEING COMPANY 1 2 2 1 1 7
BURROUGHS PAYMENT SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 3 4 0 7
CUBIC CORPORATION 0 2 1 3 1 7
DATALOGIC SCANNING GROUP S.R.L. 0 1 0 4 2 7
DE LA RUE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 3 1 1 0 2 7
DIRECT MEASUREMENTS INC. 2 0 1 2 2 7
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY 0 1 1 0 5 7
ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L.L.C. 0 0 0 1 6 7
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 1 0 2 3 1 7
EWINWIN, INC. 0 1 0 1 5 7
HITACHI-OMRON TERMINAL SOLUTIONS, CORP. 2 3 1 1 0 7
MAG TEK, INC. 1 3 2 1 0 7
MONEYGRAM INTERNATIONAL, INC. 0 1 2 1 3 7
NTT DOCOMO, INC. 3 2 1 1 0 7
OMRON CORPORATION 2 3 2 0 0 7
PSION TEKLOGIX INC. 0 3 4 0 0 7
RAYTHEON COMPANY 0 0 2 4 1 7
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 0 3 1 0 7
SENSORMATIC ELECTRONICS CORPORATION 1 2 2 1 1 7
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 0 2 3 1 1 7
STOPLIFT, INC. 2 0 0 3 2 7
VARCODE LTD. 1 0 0 2 4 7
VERITEC INC. 4 0 1 2 0 7
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, INC. 0 3 1 1 2 7
XATRA FUND MX, LLC 3 0 4 0 0 7
ALTIERRE CORPORATION 2 0 2 1 1 6
ASK S.A. 1 1 1 0 3 6
CASIO COMPUTER CO. LTD. 1 1 0 3 1 6
CERNER INNOVATION, INC. 2 2 1 0 1 6
E-2 INTERACTIVE, INC. 4 0 0 1 1 6
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 0 1 1 1 3 6
GTECH RHODE ISLAND CORPORATION 2 1 2 0 1 6
HYNIX SEMICONDUCTOR INC. 0 0 1 3 2 6
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 2 2 2 0 0 6
LEAPFROG ENTERPRISES, INC. 2 1 1 2 0 6
LOWE'S COMPANIES, INC. 0 0 1 0 5 6
MICROSCAN SYSTEMS INCORPORATED 0 3 2 1 0 6
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION 1 1 1 1 2 6
PSION INC. 0 0 1 1 4 6
RENESAS TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 4 2 0 0 0 6
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. 0 0 1 1 4 6
SANDISK IL LTD. 0 3 2 0 1 6
SOCKET MOBILE, INC. 0 2 1 3 0 6
SONIX TECHNOLOGY CO. 1 3 2 0 0 6
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE OF AMERICA, INC. 4 1 1 0 0 6
ARJOWIGGINS SECURITY 0 0 3 1 1 5
ASSA ABLOY AB 2 0 0 3 0 5
AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES ECBU IP (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD. 3 2 0 0 0 5
BARTEX RESEARCH LLC 1 0 4 0 0 5
CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE GMBH 0 0 2 2 1 5
CUMMINS-ALLISON CORPORATION 3 0 1 0 1 5
DEVICEFIDELITY, INC. 0 0 2 1 2 5
E-MICRO CORPORATION 1 3 0 1 0 5
EUFORA, LLC 1 1 2 0 1 5
FEINICS AMATECH TEORANTA 0 0 1 1 3 5
GOLIATH SOLUTIONS, LLC. 3 0 1 0 1 5
HON HAI PRECISION IND. CO., LTD. 1 3 1 0 0 5
HYPERCOM, INC. 0 3 2 0 0 5
I2 TECHNOLOGIES US, INC. 2 1 2 0 0 5
INTEL CORPORATION 1 0 0 1 3 5
INTERNATIONAL CURRENCY TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 3 0 2 0 0 5
KEYENCE CORPORATION 0 0 0 2 3 5
KONICA MINOLTA BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 0 0 3 1 5
MARVELL INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY LTD. 0 2 0 1 2 5
MCKESSON AUTOMATION INC. 1 2 1 0 1 5
MICROVISION, INC. 2 2 1 0 0 5
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 0 2 2 1 5
MSTAR SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 0 1 2 2 0 5
NATIONAL PAYMENT CARD ASSOCIATION 0 1 1 1 2 5
OKI ELECTRIC INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 3 0 0 0 2 5
ON TRACK INNOVATIONS LTD. 0 0 1 3 1 5
ROELESIS WIRELESS LLC 0 0 2 2 1 5
SCIENTIFIC GAMES INTERNATIONAL, INC. 2 1 0 2 0 5
SKY-TRAX INCORPORATED 0 1 0 2 2 5
SMARTFLASH TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED 0 0 3 2 0 5
TRIMBLE NAVIGATION, LTD. 0 0 0 3 2 5
WARSAW ORTHOPEDIC, INC. 0 0 2 3 0 5



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