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

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2010 - 2014 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 380, Cryptography

( 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 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
SONY CORPORATION 39 37 43 26 31 176
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 27 25 32 44 42 170
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 19 32 30 38 24 143
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 32 18 23 30 19 122
INTEL CORPORATION 16 21 21 24 23 105
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 21 23 14 16 16 90
PANASONIC CORPORATION 20 23 27 6 6 82
QUALCOMM, INC. 8 3 19 11 21 62
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 6 12 12 12 17 59
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 7 8 14 13 15 57
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 6 5 10 15 20 56
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 11 13 17 15 0 56
CERTICOM CORPORATION 6 4 11 14 16 51
BROADCOM CORPORATION 9 13 14 8 6 50
APPLE, INC. 1 5 16 12 15 49
NEC CORPORATION 3 8 11 12 11 45
FUJITSU LIMITED 5 7 10 15 6 43
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 6 10 12 4 7 39
RED HAT, INC. 1 9 5 13 11 39
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL.) 2 6 8 8 14 38
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 7 10 7 6 5 35
NOKIA CORPORATION 7 8 7 7 6 35
THOMSON LICENSING S.A. 4 3 7 9 6 29
HITACHI, LTD 5 6 11 4 2 28
NAGRAVISION S.A. 8 4 5 5 6 28
BLACKBERRY LIMITED 0 0 0 9 17 26
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 7 5 6 3 4 25
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 2 4 4 4 10 24
ALCATEL LUCENT 0 0 3 8 11 22
EMC CORPORATION 0 3 1 11 7 22
GOOGLE, INC. 1 0 6 5 10 22
HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. 1 3 6 5 6 21
KING FAHD UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM AND MINERALS 2 4 8 5 2 21
STMICROELECTRONICS S.A. 8 5 4 4 0 21
ZTE CORPORATION 0 0 2 5 14 21
ORACLE AMERICA, INC. 5 3 6 4 2 20
GEMALTO SA 6 2 6 3 2 19
MARVELL INTERNATIONAL LTD. 5 2 4 4 4 19
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, INC. 0 1 3 9 6 19
SAP AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 2 7 4 2 4 19
HARRIS CORP. 1 7 5 2 3 18
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 7 3 3 4 1 18
NTT DOCOMO, INC. 6 3 6 3 0 18
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION 2 4 3 3 6 18
ADOBE SYSTEMS, INC. 1 3 3 5 5 17
FRANCE TELECOM 4 2 4 5 2 17
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 3 0 2 10 2 17
IRDETO B.V. 0 2 2 6 4 14
CHINA IWNCOMM CO. LTD 0 0 4 4 5 13
LSI CORPORATION 2 3 2 2 4 13
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 2 1 3 7 13
NDS LIMITED 2 7 0 4 0 13
NETAPP, INC. 2 2 4 4 1 13
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INCORPORATED 3 3 1 2 4 13
GENERAL INSTRUMENT CORPORATION 4 2 2 2 2 12
INTERDIGITAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 2 2 4 1 3 12
ROVI SOLUTIONS CORPORATION 5 2 4 1 0 12
THALES 0 1 1 8 2 12
DIGIMARC CORPORATION 2 3 2 1 3 11
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 2 3 1 4 1 11
NXP B.V. 0 4 2 2 3 11
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 0 3 4 1 3 11
THE DIRECTV GROUP, INC. 3 2 2 4 0 11
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, INC. 0 1 0 5 5 11
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY II, L.P. 1 1 4 1 3 10
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 3 2 4 1 0 10
MORPHO 0 1 1 1 7 10
NOVELL, INC. 2 2 2 2 2 10
ROCKWELL COLLINS, INC. 2 3 4 1 0 10
TELECOM ITALIA S.P.A. 1 1 2 3 3 10
VIXS SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 0 8 2 10
VOLTAGE SECURITY, INC. 0 4 3 1 2 10
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 1 0 1 2 5 9
AVAYA INC. 3 3 3 0 0 9
BLUE SPIKE, INC. 2 0 2 2 3 9
BOEING COMPANY 0 2 1 3 3 9
MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC RESEARCH LABORATORIES, INC. 1 0 2 2 4 9
MOTOROLA, INC. 9 0 0 0 0 9
NORTEL NETWORKS LIMITED 6 3 0 0 0 9
SPANSION LLC 0 1 2 1 5 9
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 0 2 1 4 2 9
STMICROELECTRONICS S.R.L. 3 1 3 1 1 9
ALTERA CORPORATION 1 0 1 1 5 8
INSIDE SECURE 0 0 3 4 1 8
JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC. 0 0 2 2 4 8
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V. 0 0 0 3 5 8
MAGIQ TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 6 0 2 0 0 8
NAGRA FRANCE SARL 3 0 1 2 2 8
PERSONALIZED MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C. 3 4 0 1 0 8
ZENITH ELECTRONICS CORPORATION 0 3 2 3 0 8
CLEVERSAFE, INC. 0 0 0 1 6 7
FUJI XEROX CO., LTD. 1 0 2 3 1 7
FUTUREWEI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 1 0 4 2 7
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 2 3 1 0 1 7
NVIDIA CORPORATION 0 2 2 2 1 7
QINETIQ LIMITED 0 0 0 1 6 7
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 0 0 2 3 2 7
SECURITY FIRST CORPORATION 0 1 3 0 3 7
STMICROELECTRONICS ROUSSET SAS 0 0 0 2 5 7
TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LTD. 1 0 1 2 3 7
VIACCESS 0 0 1 2 4 7
ALCATEL-LUCENT USA INC. 2 4 0 0 0 6
DELL PRODUCTS, L.P. 0 2 1 0 3 6
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 0 1 3 2 0 6
GENERAL DYNAMICS C4 SYSTEMS, INC. 4 0 2 0 0 6
GLOBALFOUNDRIES INC. 2 1 2 0 1 6
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION OKAYAMA UNIVERSITY 0 0 3 2 1 6
NIPPON TELEGRAPH & TELEPHONE CORP. 0 1 0 3 2 6
NUCRYPT, LLC 2 0 2 1 1 6
SYMANTEC CORPORATION 0 0 1 3 2 6
TELCORDIA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 1 3 2 6
XILINX, INC. 2 0 0 4 0 6
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 2 3 5
AT& T MOBILITY II LLC 1 0 1 2 1 5
DISNEY ENTERPRISES, INC. 0 0 0 1 4 5
ELCOMSOFT CO. LTD. 3 1 0 1 0 5
HITACHI GLOBAL STORAGE TECHNOLOGIES NETHERLANDS B.V. 0 1 2 2 0 5
INTERTRUST TECHNOLOGIES CORP. 2 1 1 1 0 5
IRDETO ACCESS B.V. 0 1 4 0 0 5
LENOVO (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD 1 0 2 0 2 5
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 1 1 0 3 0 5
NAGRA FRANCE SAS 0 0 1 3 1 5
PALO ALTO RESEARCH CENTER INCORPORATED 2 2 0 1 0 5
QUERELL DATA LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY 0 2 3 0 0 5
SANDISK TECHNOLOGIES INC. 0 0 0 2 3 5
SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY, LLC 1 1 1 1 1 5
STMICROELECTRONICS, LTD. 1 1 1 2 0 5
TECSEC INCORPORATED 2 2 0 0 1 5
WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. 1 0 2 1 1 5



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