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Algorithm Patents Increased 30x The Past Fifteen Years

Recently at Gartner we have been researching issues surrounding the ownership and legal protection of a company’s information assets and analytic models.

Since information can be legally protected only via copyrights (in rare cases) or specific usage contracts, I was curious to see if patent applications for algorithms have ticked up over the years.

Source: information-management.com
Author: Doug Laney

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