Ciena saw the highest growth of 126% in patent filings in February and 185% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 91% and grants by 185%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Ciena‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Ciena has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 53 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 85% filings and 68% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and Canada(CA) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Ciena is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Ciena has 68% of its grants in United States(US), 27% in European Patent Office(EPO) and 5% in Canada(CA).

NEC and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone could be the strongest competitors for Ciena

In terms of grant share, Ciena stands in third position among its competitors. NEC and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to data science and machine learning lead Ciena's portfolio

Ciena has the highest number of patents in data science followed by, machine learning and cybersecurity. For data science, nearly 13% of patents were filed and 17% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Communications related patents lead Ciena portfolio followed by telecom infrastructure, and ip/mpls

Ciena has highest number of patents in communications followed by telecom infrastructure, ip/mpls, integrated circuits, and semiconductors. For communications, nearly 26% of patents were filed and 31% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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