Ocean Tomo Ratings™ Products & Services

Designed for objectively assessing patent quality, relevant patents and technologies, competition, and competitive trends, the Ocean Tomo Ratings™ system is market validated and used by major global corporations among the top 100 IP holders. From individual patents and patent portfolios, to technology sectors and companies, the Ocean Tomo Ratings™ system provides unparalleled strategic insights and analysis.

The Ocean Tomo Ratings™ system is offered as an annual subscription or through individual standard or customized reports.

Ocean Tomo Ratings™ System Annual Subscription

No other analysis and research tool combines patent quality metrics with competitive portfolio assessment on a single accessible platform designed for corporate use. The Ocean Tomo Ratings™ system:

  • Provides an objective and holistic platform with quality matrix
  • Presents ratings on all, or relevant, U.S. issued patents
  • Offers a method for analyzing relevance that is superior to latent semantic search
  • Identifies relevant patents to a reference patent or technology
  • Explores licensing or acquisition opportunities
  • Supports IP transaction decisions
  • Supports IP portfolio management decisions
  • Evaluates opportunities and threats within the IP marketplace
  • Benchmarks competition and gather IP intelligence  


Standard Reports

IPQ ReportOTR™ Reports

Provide an objective and statistically valid assessment of the overall quality of individual patents. OTR™ scores measure and compare patent quality and value based on the cumulative characteristics of patents that make them more or less likely to produce economic returns.

Ocean Tomo Relevance™ Reports

Quickly identify relevant patents, holders, potential infringements, buyers and sellers. These reports contain analysis of the top 25 most relevant companies and the top 250 patents from our database of over 4.8 billion patent-to-patent relevance records.

Ocean Tomo Due Diligence™ Reports

Deliver a comprehensive analysis enabling companies to make efficient and upfront assessment of potential patent transactions. Due Diligence Reports provide in-depth analysis of patent strength, value and history.  

Ocean Tomo Competitive Matrix™ Reports

Present an objective comparison of the quality and quantity of patents in specific technology areas of two or more companies' paten portfolios.

Ocean Tomo Feature Relevance™ Reports

Feature Relevance Reports includes one relevance analysis for up to 15 patents related to a particular product feature or technology group.

Custom Reports

Our consulting professionals leverage Ocean Tomo Ratings™ proprietary measures to help clients with a variety of custom analysis and consulting services to meet specific needs. Custom projects are based upon consultations with clients and are conducted upon mutual agreements for the analysis and deliverables.



Data accessible through OceanTomo.com/ratings was prepared by Ocean Tomo based on proprietary algorithms and other statistical information provided by PatentRatings, LLC. All scores, ratings and ranks are statistical in nature and are based on publicly available data. They are not based on, nor do they consider any legal opinions or other professional opinions, advice or other information (public or otherwise) that may have bearing on the subject matter of the analysis. No direct statistical correlation has been established between OTR™ scores and "fair market value," royalty rates, validity, enforceability or infringement and OTR scores should not be relied upon to prove or establish the existence or probability of such facts. No direct statistical correlation has been established between Relevance scores and patentability or materiality, and Relevance scores should not be relied upon to prove, establish or support any opinion of the materiality or patentability of one patent in view of another. Some of the information and services provided by this website may be covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents: 6,556,992; 7,657,476; 7,716,226; and other patents pending. Copyright 2001-2013 PatentRatings, LLC. Copyright 2011-2013 Ocean Tomo, LLC. All rights reserved.