Asana had four patents in digitalization during Q1 2024. Asana Inc’s patents filed in Q1 2024 focus on systems and methods for linking and generating units of work within a collaboration environment. These implementations involve managing environment state information, presenting user interfaces, obtaining input information, generating individual units of work based on content information, and more. Additionally, the patents also describe systems and methods for determining and presenting a graphical user interface with template metrics, including managing templates for work unit records, creating work unit records based on templates, monitoring units of work created using templates, determining template metric values, and presenting the templates and template metric values in a graphical user interface. GlobalData’s report on Asana gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

Asana grant share with digitalization as a theme is 50% in Q1 2024. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Recent Patents

Application: Systems and methods to generate units of work within a collaboration environment based on selection of text (Patent ID: US20240028564A1)

The patent filed by Asana Inc. describes systems and methods for generating units of work within a collaboration environment. The system includes physical processors that manage environment state information, present a user interface, obtain user input, and generate work unit records based on selected text. The content information characterizing the text can include words, trigger phrases, and context information such as the source record, creator, or selector of the text. The system can automatically generate titles, specify assignees, and establish dependencies on other records.

The method outlined in the patent involves managing environment state information, presenting a user interface, obtaining user input, and generating work unit records based on selected text within a collaboration environment. The method includes identifying trigger phrases, context information, creators, and selectors of the text to generate comprehensive work records. Additionally, the method can automatically generate titles, assignees, and dependencies on other records to streamline the work generation process within the collaboration environment.

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