Hexagon saw the highest growth of 108% in patent filings and 182% in grants in October in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 108% and grants by 182%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Hexagon‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Hexagon has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 24 publications in Q4 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 48% filings and 39% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Hexagon is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Hexagon has 39% of its grants in United States(US), 39% in European Patent Office(EPO) and 15% in China(CN).

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In terms of grant share, Hexagon stands first among its competitors followed by Topcon and Hexagon.

Patents related to electronic warfare and machine learning lead Hexagon's portfolio

Hexagon has the highest number of patents in electronic warfare followed by, machine learning and digitalization. For electronic warfare, nearly 38% of patents were filed and 29% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Automobile navigation systems related patents lead Hexagon portfolio followed by image management, and intelligence, surveillance & reconnaissance

Hexagon has highest number of patents in automobile navigation systems followed by image management, intelligence, surveillance & reconnaissance, autonomous sensor suite, and industrial automation. For automobile navigation systems, nearly 13% of patents were filed and 18% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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This content was updated on 2 March 2024

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