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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. The Edge Computing Patent Forecast® focuses on edge computing for IoT devices, but does not consider IoT devices, edge devices or hardware within the analysis. 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. Intel
 
 
147
2. Akamai Technologies
 
 
99
3. Cisco Systems
 
 
98
4. Verizon
 
 
70
5. Lumen Technologies
 
 
52
6. IBM
 
 
47
7. Microsoft
 
 
45
8. Red Hat
 
 
44
9. Itron
 
 
42
10. Limelight Networks
 
 
41




Invention Categorization and Classification

Categorization and Classification Patents and Published Applications
  • Communications
  •  
    477
    225 Communications - Bandwidth , 152 Communications - Latency , 100 Communications - Geo/location
  • Platform Blockchain
  •  
    103
    93 PB-General , 10 PB-Metering
  • Platform Non-Blockchain
  •  
    949
    899 PNB-General , 50 PNB-Metering


    Recent Published Activity in Edge Computing as of January 17, 2022