IPCom was founded in 2007 to establish a bridge between patent developers and patent users. IPCom connects scientists, developers, and producers. IPCom is a license manager for patents. Our core business is the global licensing of patents from our own portfolio to producers in industry.
The current patent portfolio encompasses about 160 patent families in the field of mobile communications — more than 1000 patents registered in Europe, the US and Asia, most of which have been granted. Among these are 35 patent families that are standard-essential for the key mobile communications standards of 2G (GMS), 2.5G (GPRS), 3G (UMTS) and subsequent generations (3.9G).