Europatent PATOffice

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Introduction

PatOffice is system, created by the German company Euro Patent, which is used for "digital management, distribution and evaluation of applications and patents."[1] All quotes from the Euro Patent website were translated through Google Translate from German to English. The Euro Patent website describes the following features for PATOffice:[1]:

  • Clear display with high information density
  • Personalization to optimize operations such as distribution or assessment
  • Searchability of the data by uniform presentation, archiving
  • Modular design for optimum adaptation to the diversity of use
  • Internet and intranet capability


User Experience

A recent discussion on the PIUG forum described one user's experience with PATOffice:[2]

I have used PATOffice (www.europatentdienst.de) and is very good for in house database development, full text searching and automated ranked updates. PATOffice solves a lot of problems for the in house manager, searcher and attorney. Basically you can upload all the numbers of a patent search, PATOffice will retrieve the xml and then you can full text search, rank and notate. You can then set parameters for automated ranking on a weekly or monthly basis, you also distribute documents to team members and mark them as reviewed or not.

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 "PATOffice." Euro patent website, http://patoffice.de/ (registered users only). Accessed June 7, 2011.
  2. O'Gorman, Edward. "PATOffice from Europatent GmbH." PIUG wiki forum, http://wiki.piug.org/display/PIUG/PATOffice+from+Europatent+GmbH. Accesed June 7, 2011.

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