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IFI CLAIMS ® Partners

IFI CLAIMS supports the following partners with CLAIMS Direct.

Commercial Partners:


ChemAxon
ChemAxon(www.chemaxon.com)is a leader in providing cheminformatics software platforms and desktop applications for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and agrochemical industries. With core capabilities for structure visualization, search and management, property prediction, virtual synthesis, screening and drug design, ChemAxon focuses upon active interaction with users and software portability to create powerful, cost effective cross platform solutions that power modern cheminformatics and chemical communication.

Dialog
Proquest's Dialog (www.dialog.com) information services help organizations across the globe drive innovation in such fields as business, science, engineering, and intellectual property. The Dialog portfolio of products and services, including Dialog® and ProQuest Dialog™, offers organizations the ability to precisely retrieve data from more than one billion unique records of authoritative information, accessible via the Internet or through delivery to the enterprise. An acknowledged leader in electronic information access and delivery, the company offers online access to more than 600 databases.

Daweisoft Logo Daweisoft (http://www.daweisoft.com/), is a leading provider of patent data and IP management software in China.  Based in Baoding, Daweisoft has incorporated IFI CLAIM’s high quality global patent database into its products.  Daweisoft customers will have access to IFI’s global, value added, patent data content.


EMBL-EBI
SureChEMBL

The European Bioinformatics Institute (www.ebi.ac.uk) offers a free bioinformatics database.  It is sponsored by the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) (http://embl.org/), a publicly-funded non-profit institution.   The EBI service is aimed at helping researchers search and access the chemical data contained within patent documents. The system uses a data processing pipeline to identify and extract the chemical entities from patent text and images. Access to the data extracted by the system is made available to users via the EBI website. The website allows users quickly identify patents relevant to their particular field of research by offering both chemical and Lucene based search functionality.



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europatent (https://www.europatent.net/) is an experienced and trusted partner for intellectual property information services. The company has more than 60 years of experience and is a member of the AdAstra group since May 2015. With more than 2000 customers worldwide, europatent offers a comprehensive range of IP information products and services including IP analysis, research, monitoring and progressive IP software tools. Clients include patent attorneys, law firms, affliated groups, patent departments, SMB´s, IP and Information service providers.



Google Patents (http://google.com/patents) is a free service that allows users to discover, search, and read patent documentation. Their Prior Art Finder provides a one-click prior art search over the web, patents, scholarly articles, and books.



Graphiq.com
Graphiq (https://www.graphiq.com/) is a semantic technology company that instantly delivers deep insights from the world's data. Since 2009, we've amassed the world's deepest and most interconnected knowledge graph, encompassing 500 collections, 1 billion entities, 250 billion data points and 25 billion curated relationships. The Graphiq knowledge graph is sourced from the world's most authoritative public, private and proprietary sources, and forms the foundation of all Graphiq products. IFI CLAIMS Direct is the primary data source for AllPatents (https://allpatents.com), Graphiq’s patent research engine..


Gridlogics (www.gridlogics.com) is a global patent solutions provider whose flagship product Patent iNSIGHT Pro is in use by more than 400 users across corporations, law firms, service providers and even technology startups. Patent iNSIGHT Pro is a fully-featured patent analytics solution that includes powerful tools to import, clean and slice-dice patent data and finally generates charts and visuals as per user needs. Gridlogics combines technology leadership with deep patent industry expertise to come up with products that ease day-to-day challenges faced by patent professionals.

Gridlogics' latest product PatSeer is a web-based, patent research platform that combines global patent data coverage with powerful patent search, analysis, project management and collaboration capabilities.


IALE Technologia IALE (www.ialetecnologia.com) is a key player in Technology Watch and Competitive Intelligence in particular in Spain and Latin America and a reference provider of knowledge/innovation management solutions for governments, companies and research institutions. Their expertise lies in customized Technology Watch and Competitive Intelligence based products and services helping organizations to make the best decisions on innovation and technology.


Linguamatics Linguamatics (www.linguamatics.com) provides agile, high performance text mining software, enabling rapid discovery of information from text. NLP-based mining of unstructured text – such as scientific papers, patent documents and news - provides a powerful alternative to conventional search approaches. The company’s flagship product, I2E, is available as an in-house enterprise system, a cloud service including the IFI patent content and an outsourced managed service. High-value applications for I2E include competitive intelligence analysis, patent analysis, product R&D, social media mining and sentiment analysis.


Partner Questel Questel (www.questel.com) has been focusing on its core business, Intellectual Property since its inception in the early 70’s. We provide a suite of leading-edge patent and industrial design services to researchers, lawyers, scientists, and competitive intelligence professionals. Questel built Fampat, the largest databases collections in the world and available in our portal Orbit.com for searching, mapping, watching, archiving and sharing information, as well as analyzing and managing IP portfolios. Since 2007, Questel has been supported by the leading European mid-cap Private Equity investor, Syntegra Capital.


STN CAS' STN databases offer the largest collection and depth of chemical and related information compared to other commercial web based databases. In addition, CAS is the only company that has a unique, proprietary, chemical structure searching capability using its STN Express software. No other source can successfully meet the USPTO's requirements.


Treparel Treparel (www.treparel.com) produces some of the most innovative text mining and visualization solutions available. Their state-of-the-art solutions for information professionals are known for their ease of use. Treparel's KMX Patent Analytics software is designed to support deep analysis of patent text. KMX makes it easy for searchers, licensing professionals, and business analysts to complete rigorous studies of patent portfolios, technology trends, and competitive intelligence.



Research Partners:


NamesForLife NamesforLife (www.namesforlife.com) was founded to solve a long-standing problem in biology: resolution of the ambiguity between nomenclature and biological objects and concepts. NamesforLife technology, N4L, makes names actionable. In a N4L-enabled document or database, when encountering a name, the user clicks or mouses over it and a menu of authoritative information is displayed: an up-to-date historical record of both the name and taxon in its current and prior states and its synonyms; technical and non-technical papers in which the organism is a key subject; information about its availability from biological resource centers, databases holding molecular sequence data; and reliable information regarding its pathogenicity, utility, and safety requirements are made available.


Vienna Technical University The Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna - www.tuwien.ac.at/en/) is located in the heart of Europe. The TU Vienna is among the most successful technical universities in Europe and is Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution. The Information Management and Preservation Lab, part of the Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems (IFS), covers all aspects related to making information accessible. This includes research pertaining to Data Mining and Machine Learning to analyze structure in data and provide means to visualize and interpret the data. This extends to research activities in Information Retrieval (IR) on multimodal and multilingual data, particularly text, music and images. On top of that, research in Digital Preservation aims to ensure that data, workflows and processes are authentically available over long time spans.

The IFS has the scientific leadership of the Khresmoi EU FP7 Integrated Project on multilingual multimodal medical information search. The IFS is also involved in network-oriented projects such as the COST Action MUMIA on Multilingual and Multifaceted Interactive Information Access and the European Science Foundation (ESF) Research Networking Program ELIAS on Evaluating Information Access Systems, as well as the EU FP7 Network of Excellence PROMISE on Participative Research Laboratory for Multimedia and Multilingual Information Systems Evaluation, and the FP7 Coordinating Action CHORUS+ on Audio-visual Search Engines.