and it all starts with your novel idea® combines ideation, problem-solving, intellectual property & patent intelligence software with comprehensive services, which accelerates clients’ innovation workflows. Our solutions deliver competitive insights and powerful data analytics, enabling inventors, engineers, R&D teams, and IP professionals to make informed IP decisions. We’re dedicated to making our customers’ innovation processes easier, faster, and better. We power the innovation that powers the world!

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Leverage AI to detect and resolve potential rejection-causing issues at their inception. Craft stronger, more defensible patent applications, minimizing risks of delays, legal battles and wasted resources.

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Unlock the potential of responsible AI in our white paper. Explore AI fundamentals, types, and models. Discover how's commitment ensures secure and ethical AI, driving innovation reliably.

From Wired Magazine: Tech Giant's Hidden IP Weapon Revealed

Uncover the hidden strategy employed by industry leaders to share and protect their cutting-edge innovations, with standing out as the leading destination for implementing this approach.

Industries & Use Cases

Innovation is critical to organizational survival. It is complex and requires precious time, money, and resources. Entities across all industries must be agile to quickly and cost-effectively move innovations and intellectual property forward. is an innovation acceleration company that provides end-to-end AI-driven workflow solutions and professional services powered by our Semantic Gist® engine. Our offerings provide a single, trusted source of support for anyone looking to conceive, validate, evaluate, protect, target, and monetize the highest-potential ideas, innovation, and IP in the fastest and most cost-effective way across many different industries and users.

I can’t imagine being able to manage a large patent portfolio and to get the results we have enjoyed without features like semantic search and HD-Analyze in InnovationQ+. It’s like having a dedicated AI assistant.

Joe Manico

Research Scientist, Kodak Alaris

Brands that Trust

Welcome to®, a pioneering force in transforming intellectual property management. Our company’s origins date back to 1994 with the creation of our natural language processing engine, Semantic Gist™. Anchoring our mission was a bold aspiration: streamlining research and development evaluation to empower organizations through rapid intellectual property assessment and expedited innovation processes

IP.COM Overview

We Power the Innovation that Powers the World’s Intellectual Property

Innovation is critical to organizational survival. It is complex, and requires precious time, money and resources. Entities must be agile in order to quickly and cost-effectively move innovations forward.

The Innovation Power Suite offers end-to-end workflow solutions, complemented by professional services, which enables infinite innovation potential powered by our Semantic Gist® engine. Our offerings provide a single, trusted source of support for anyone looking to conceive, validate, evaluate, protect, target and monetize the highest-potential ideas, innovation and intellectual property in the fastest and most cost-effective way. We give entities everything they need to save time, lower costs and make every decision with the highest confidence.

IP Suite: Products

IQ Ideas+™ is unique in the market, filling a gap that traditional problem-solving tools and methodologies fail to address. It helps innovators and engineers generate and refine ideas with the greatest potential at the source of the process—before precious time and resources are wasted—so you can accelerate ROI.

InnovationQ+ is an innovation and IP decision support workflow solution packed with powerful data analytics and competitive insights that enable informed, rapid decisions—reducing costs, maximizing ROI, and accelerating innovation. Our patent search software and analytics platform improves ROI across the entire innovation lifecycle, from ideation to monetization.

Prior Art Database, the first and largest online prior art disclosure service, provides technical disclosures to patent offices around the world. Safeguard your Freedom to Operate by publishing technical disclosures to the Prior Art Database, making them available instantly.

IP Suite: Analytics

Patent Vitality Report

The Patent Vitality Report (PVR) gives patent owners, buyers, and sellers an objective analysis of the assets in a patent portfolio. It provides valuable patent analysis in five understandable scores: overall strength, litigation risk, monetization potential, new technology value, and patent quality.


Our Technology Vitality Report uses a proprietary AI engine to power comprehensive IP evaluation, allowing you to rank ideas in a fast, efficient, and transparent way. Get fast and thorough decisions with our Technology Vitality Report (TVR) and improve your review process with less effort.


Portfolio Intelligence Report

Assess your patent portfolio value and stay ahead of competitors while optimizing your IP strategy with customized innovation intelligence delivered by our Portfolio Intelligence Report. Our Portfolio Intelligence Report (PIR) can help you quickly rank and understand portfolios of patented and patent-pending technologies.

IP Suite: Services

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Bring your innovations to market faster! Position your research and development team to increase internal efficiency, reduce outsourcing costs, and improve patentability with solutions from Rapid innovation requires rapid intelligence. Our world-class Professional Services team speeds up your innovation workflows, completing essential research, analytics, editing, and reporting tasks using industry-leading expertise and our AI-driven solutions.


Our team of highly-qualified, US-based, and ITAR-compliant subject matter experts provide the industry depth and expertise you need with certainty and confidentiality.


We help you understand threats and opportunities to prioritize R&D, spend better, and achieve your innovation potential.


We surface and organize the most relevant, actionable data to propel your business to more substantial IP and better bottom-line results.

Patent & IP News
Safeguarding Intellectual Property; The REAL Role AI Will Play in the Future of Patent Protection

Safeguarding Intellectual Property; The REAL Role AI Will Play in the Future of Patent Protection

While AI has the potential to revolutionize the patent and IP industries by enhancing efficiency and innovation, it also brings a host of concerns that entities are beginning to carefully address. But what about AI’s potential ability to safeguard and protect against patent infringement, while simultaneously being used to ensure greater ideation success before patents are filed? It turns out AI has incredible potential to serve as a primary guardian of patents.

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Embracing Differences: How Diversity & Inclusion Fuels Innovation Growth

Embracing Differences: How Diversity & Inclusion Fuels Innovation Growth

The data continues to show the value of diversity and inclusive cultures within organizations. By fostering diversity and inclusion, your company can harness the full potential of their workforce, leading to greater innovation and sustained competitive advantage. How does diversity and inclusion enhance your organization’s innovative potential?

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