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Arria issued its newest patent — bringing total number of core patents to 31

By Arria NLG Team | August 7, 2020

Arria is pleased to announce that it has received notification from the US Patent and Trademark Office that our newest Arria NLG patent has been approved and will shortly be issued.

This newest patent, titled Method and Apparatus for Annotating a Graphical Output, deals with integrating NLG technology with dashboards, charts and graphs. It specifically covers dynamically generating a graph or chart and annotating it with NLG generated narratives.

Arria’s portfolio of NLG software patents has unrivaled diversity and depth, covering every phase of rules-based data analysis and text generation as well as many of the most important features and benefits of reporting automation. Arria continues to file patent applications on both under-the-hood improvements to its NLG engine and enrichments to the user experience in terms of features, ease of use, and integration with other software.

According to Sharon Daniels, CEO of Arria NLG: “Since the company’s inception, we’ve paid careful attention to protecting our IP. And I’m pleased to report that our patent development program is impressive. We have a 100% success rate: 31 core US patents have been issued or allowed and none have been refused.”

Arria remains focused on securing US patents on our key NLG innovations to safeguard our products and critical processes, ensuring their protection, while also maintaining our position as one of the world’s leading NLG and AI innovators. The patents granted to Arria NLG so far demonstrate our commitment to building unrivaled technology and securing greater long-term value for shareholders.

The complete list of Arria’s US patents is available at Arria Core NLG Patents.