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Edge Computing

With the rise of the IoT and incoming use of 5G, the Edge Computing sector is poised to grow dramatically. Many companies have already begun investing in the Edge Computing future, as demonstrated by their patent portfolios. Click here to view category descriptions and context.


Top 10 Corporate Owners


 
Issued Patent Count   
 
Published Application Count

Corporation Patents and Published Applications Count
1. Akamai Technologies
 
 
77
2. Cisco Systems
 
 
68
3. Intel
 
 
59
4. Verizon
 
 
48
5. Itron
 
 
47
6. Centurylink Intellectual Property Llc
 
 
43
7. IBM
 
 
43
8. Limelight Networks
 
 
39
9. Red Hat
 
 
39
10. Microsoft
 
 
38




Invention Categorization and Classification

Categorization and Classification Patents and Published Applications
  • Communications
  •  
    406
    192 Communications - Bandwidth , 127 Communications - Latency , 87 Communications - Geo/location
  • Platform Blockchain
  •  
    63
    55 PB-General , 8 PB-Metering
  • Platform Non-Blockchain
  •  
    529
    483 PNB-General , 46 PNB-Metering
  • Smart Traffic Lights
  •  
    31
    31 Smart Traffic Lights


    Recent Published Activity in Edge Computing as of May 28, 2020