New Intellogist Report on!

We’ve just released an Intellogist Report on an important patent search system,!  Check out the new Intellogist Report to learn all the coverage details about this major player in the patent search system field:

Search for industrial designs on the DesignFinder module of the Orbit platform.

  • Learn about the unique FamPat file hosted on the platform, which organizes records into invention-based FamPat families and includes additional indexing through Key Content (Object of the invention, Advantages of the new invention and Drawback of prior art, and Independent claims) and Key Concepts.

Continue reading for an overview of more content from the Intellogist Report, plus a quick snippet from the report which outlines some of the strengths and weaknesses of this major patent search tool!

Learn about search, viewing, and result processing options available on the system through the Intellogist Report:

Use both a central pane and preview pane while viewing a results list on the Orbit platform, and customize the display to include all thumbnail drawings for each result.

The Orbit IP Business Intelligence module allows users to create sophisticated graphs based on search results, and drill down to create secondary graphs.

The Orbit Intellogist Report also offers unbiased opinions on the coverage usability of the system.   The following text is from the Overview section of the Intellogist report, and it outlines a few of the pros and cons about the coverage, user interface, and search capabilities of the platform:

Overall, the platform includes unique access to the FamPat family records and additional indexing, but users also have other family search options through both the PlusPat and Full Text collections. The Orbit portal focuses on giving users a wide range of options for all types of search, viewing, analysis, saving, import, export, and alert features, but this variety of tools and customization options can sometimes become overwhelming and lead to a cluttered user interface. Experienced patent searchers who become accustomed to the interface will find that the simultaneous viewing options are useful for rapid record review, and the benefits of the variety and flexibility of display options outweigh the occasional confusion from the complex interface. is an advanced patent search platform with broad and unique patent coverage that offers a wide variety of search, display, and result processing tools through a highly customizable user interface.

Do you want to learn more about the coverage, search tools, viewing capabilities, and various analysis options on the platform?  Check out the Intellogist Report for a full overview of the system, and compare to other major patent search systems through the Quick Table Comparison tool!

What are your thoughts on the platform? Let us know in the comments!

Patent Analysis from Landon IP

This post was contributed by Joelle Mornini. The Intellogist blog is provided for free by Intellogist’s parent company Landon IP, a major provider of patent searches, trademark searches, technical translations, and information retrieval services.


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