Acacia Subsidiary Acquires 49 Patents /
Applications Covering Storage Networks and Disk
Array Systems from a Major Technology
March 03, 2010 06:04 AM Eastern Time
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Acacia Research Corporation (Nasdaq:ACTG)
announced today that a subsidiary has acquired two patent portfolios comprising 24 U.S. patents, 7 U.S. patent
applications and 18 foreign counterparts from a major technology company.
"As Acacia's licensing success grows, an increasing number of major technology companies are selecting us as their
partner for the licensing of their patented technologies," commented Paul Ryan, Acacia Chairman and CEO. "Acacia
is rapidly becoming the leader in technology licensing and we continue to grow our base of future revenues by adding
new patent portfolios," concluded Mr. Ryan.
The patented technologies generally relate to:
l Storage Area Network (SAN), covering various aspects of network-based storage devices, including
architecture, data storage and monitoring, and
l Disk array systems, covering disk drive interface, storage data integrity and system architecture.
ABOUT ACACIA RESEARCH CORPORATION
Acacia Research’s subsidiaries partner with inventors and patent owners, license the patents to corporate users, and
share the revenue. Acacia Research’s subsidiaries control over 140 patent portfolios, covering technologies used in a
wide variety of industries.
Information about Acacia Research is available at www.acaciatechnologies.com and www.acaciaresearch.com.
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