IBM is a global technology and innovation company headquartered in Armonk, NY. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 400,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers. Utilizing its business consulting, technology and R&D expertise, IBM helps clients become ''smarter'' as the planet becomes more digitally interconnected. IBM invests more than $6 billion a year in R&D, just completing its 21st year of patent leadership. IBM Research has received recognition beyond any commercial technology research organization and is home to 5 Nobel Laureates, 9 US National Medals of Technology, 5 US National Medals of Science, 6 Turing Awards and 10 Inductees in US Inventors Hall of Fame. The company was behind the inventions of the PC; SABRE travel reservation system; UPC codes, Watson, the Jeopardy!-playing computing system, and much more.

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Patents 323,066show all

  • 93,535
    G06F - Electric digital data processing
  • 36,987
    H01L - Semiconductor devices
  • 33,196
    H04L - Transmission of digital information, e.g. telegraphic communication
  • 16,404
    G06Q - Data processing systems or methods, specially adapted for administrative, commercial, financial, managerial, supervisory or forecasting purposes
  • 14,520
    G11B - Information storage based on relative movement between record carrier and transducer
  • 10,725
    G11C - Static stores
  • 8,099
    H05K - Printed circuits
  • 7,933
    G06K - Recognition of data
  • 6,722
    H03K - Pulse technique
  • 5,402
    H04N - Pictorial communication, e.g. television

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Armonk, NY 10504
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