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By Rob Wright News Aug 18, 2016

Netskope nabs another patent for CASB technology

Netskope's second patent for its cloud access security broker techhnology illustrates how the CASB market is evolving and what that means for potential investors and suitors. Continue Reading


By Rob Wright News Oct 06, 2016

Patent race picks up speed in the cloud access security broker market

SkyHigh Networks was awarded another patent for its CASB platform. The newest patent is for technology for managing encrypted enterprise data used in cloud applications and services. Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton May 25, 2016

Huawei sues Samsung alleging patent violations

Huawei has filed lawsuits in China and the US, accusing Samsung of infringing a number of its patents relating to mobile technologies Continue Reading


By Rob Wright News Mar 21, 2016

Netskope awarded patent for cloud visibility, governance

Netskope earned a patent for its CASB services delivery method, which intelligently "steers" enterprise traffic to cloud apps and applies security controls to those apps. Continue Reading


Feb 24, 2016

Big changes ahead for the patent system in Europe

EU rules aim to support more innovation in Europe by better protecting patent holders with the unitary patent and the Unified Patent Court Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton Jun 01, 2016

Microsoft sells 1,500 mobile patents to Xiaomi in licensing deal

Sale of mobile patent portfolio comes alongside software licensing agreement and may herald Xiaomi’s expansion into Europe and the US, say analysts Continue Reading


By Rob Wright News Sep 30, 2015

Skyhigh Networks obtains cloud security patent for CASB platform

Skyhigh Networks' patented method for providing cloud access security broker services uses a reverse proxy mode to provide authentication and policy controls. Continue Reading


By Denis Keseris Aug 18, 2015

Is Google's patent giveaway right for your tech company?

Google is giving away free patents to tech companies through its Patent Starter Programme, but there are catches. This article assesses the pros and cons Continue Reading


Mar 10, 2015

Patent trolls must not be allowed to encroach on Europe

So-called patent trolls may soon come under attack in the US as part of government-backed efforts against abusive intellectual property litigation Continue Reading


By Shamus McGillicuddy News Dec 09, 2014

Cisco-Arista patent dispute could get ugly

The Cisco-Arista legal dispute will disrupt Arista, worry customers and possibly tarnish Cisco's reputation. Continue Reading