Jul 09, 2010
Download This report covers patent analysis on various billing technologies used for cloud computing services, its research momentum, and key intellectual property indicators. Cloud computing is Internet-based computing, whereby shared resources, software, and information are provided to computers and other devices on demand. This will radically impact the way technology businesses are built and scaled in the future offering the once �more costly� resources as more accessible. This report focuses on how patent data can help uncover the trends, gaps, and opportunities that exist around it. You will find the information on the research activity, categorization of billing technology patents along the lines of infrastructure/software/integration as a service, the companies most active in this research area, the filings spread, key comparisons etc. This report was prepared by mining patent data using Patent iNSIGHT Pro, a comprehensive patent analysis platform that helps one accelerate time-to-decision from patent analysis activities.