IP Strategy

Integrated & Collaborative IP Strategy

ANAQUA’s Portfolio Management works across all Modules to provide an integrated environment for planning IP strategy, management and analysis of intellectual asset portfolios. The optional Portfolio Management suite includes a number of core tools: the Classifications toolset, the visual Evaluation Matrix and the IP Review Module. ANAQUA’s powerful query and reporting tools provide business intelligence capabilities to support IP decision making in the context of business strategy and priorities, providing a powerful graphical interface to display and edit classifications, assign, and move assets. By classifying assets, companies can quickly understand the different dimensions of their portfolio, with the ability to develop analytics reports and other business intelligence information. Further, the IP Review Module allows clients to define and manage reviews of their portfolio using ANAQUA’s configurable workflows and internal and external collaboration. Each review can take advantage of the Document Repository, Classifications, Surveys, Reports and other standard features. The Portfolio Management suite and IP Review Module provides the following key features:

  • Real-time dashboard of invention and patent activity across the company
  • Establish goals for IDF submissions and patent filings across the organization
  • Client configurable classification schemes to categorize and evaluate assets for query and reporting for pruning and selling decisions
  • Powerful and flexible ad hoc reporting on real time live data
  • Capture and manage third party IP rights
  • Provides extensive support for managing IP in the context of industry standards development organizations, including Standard Developing Organizations (SDO) management and the declaration process (including Letters of Assurance)
  • Fully automated configurable processes for managing reviews, including key dates, contacts, electronic documents, tasks, and calendaring
  • Security to allow highly restricted access based on named individuals

ANAQUA HyperView is a powerful, user-friendly analytics platform that goes well beyond reporting. It allows for real-time interaction and exploration of data. Advanced operational insight with enhanced data visualization providing powerful analytics for fast, flexible, user-friendly dashboards and reports.

  • No need for a data base administrator or business analyst
  • Create your first dashboard within 90 minutes
  • Provides dynamic data interaction by exploiting the power of a Unified IP Platform
  • Web-based dashboard designing and viewing tool
  • Dashboards in HyperView are made up of one or more “Widgets”
  • Multiple Widgets can be grouped together to form a dashboard
Data Sheet
ANAQUA HyperView™
ANAQUA HyperView™ provides critical insight into your internal operations to manage your IP portfolio, drive efficiencies, and develop a competitive advantage.
  
 

Defensive IP Blocking

The IP Review Module allows clients to define and manage reviews of their portfolio using ANAQUA’s configurable workflows and internal and external collaboration. Each review can take advantage of the Document Repository, Classifications, Surveys, Reports and other standard features. The IP Review Module supports multiple kinds of review projects. Offensive Review enables clients to perform infringement analyses to evaluate potential cross licensing or IP assertion opportunities. Other reviews support FTO studies, competitive analysis and whitespace landscaping.

  • Provides extensive support for managing IP in the context of industry standards development organizations, including Standard Developing Organizations (SDO) management and the declaration process (including Letters of Assurance)
  • Fully automated configurable processes for managing reviews, including key dates, contacts, electronic documents, tasks, and calendaring
  • Security to allow highly restricted access based on named individuals
  • Ability to “tag” IP assets as “of interest” or relevant to a review; this includes an automatically created hyperlink between the review and the asset records in the system
  • Ability to clone IP Review records for new reviews
  • For Standards Reviews
  • Setup of SDOs, and all projects, technical committees, and technical specs in a hierarchical structure
  • Listing of IPRs that are subject to the standard and specification; ability to evaluate and “rate” each IPR listed within the standards record
  • For Declarations, Captures Terms (e.g., Royalty Free, F/RAND, Reciprocity, etc.), sent by Type, Location, LOA, Signatory, and link to the SDO and specification
  • Easy creation of IPR reports, including ability to create XLS, PDF or other formats needed for SDO reporting
  • Linkage between review record and other related records such as Agreements, Disputes and other matters

ALIGN IP WITH BUSINESS GOALS

The optional Portfolio Management suite includes a number of core tools: the Classifications toolset, the visual Evaluation Matrix, and the IP Review Module. The Portfolio Management suite includes a number of core tools, including the classification and evaluation features. With Classifications, clients are able to structure their asset portfolios according to any number of business-relevant schemes, for example technologies, products, brands, organizations, standards and keywords. Further, the Evaluation Matrix tool is available in the Invention, Patent, Third Party Patent and IP Review Modules. It provides a fast, intuitive, visual means of capturing the ranking decisions of expert staff for any type of asset review using multiple factors and values chosen by the client.

  • Supports unlimited client-specific hierarchical classifications of unlimited depth defined for one or more asset types
  • Provides a powerful graphical interface to display and edit classifications and assign and move assets
  • Classifying assets allows companies to quickly understand the different dimensions of their portfolio, with the ability to develop analytics reports and other business intelligence information
  • Invention review using business, technical and legal rankings as well as additional reviews during the asset lifecycle for secondary filings, licensing, renewal and lapse decisions
  • Includes free-form comments and a full history is maintained in the system
  • Real-time dashboard of invention and patent activity across the company
  • Establish goals for IDF submissions and patent filings across the organization
  • Create special incentive programs to encourage filings in key strategic areas
  • Capture and manage third party IP rights
  • Excel export and analytics templates
  • Powerful and flexible ad hoc reporting on real time live data