FRONTEO newly equipped with a patent analysis function that detects the risk of leaking patented technology overseas in the economic security AI solution

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2022.09.02 Press release

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FRONTEO newly equipped with a patent analysis function that detects the risk of leaking patented technology overseas in the economic security AI solution

Detect technology leaks from various sources such as "researchers", "technical papers", and "patented technologies"

Masahiro Morimoto, President and CEO
2-12-23 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo
(Code number: 2158 TSE Growth)

 FRONTEO Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President: Masahiro Morimoto, hereinafter referred to as FRONTEO) is an economic security measure network equipped with the third AI "Looca Cross" developed by FRONTEO. In addition to conventional researcher, affiliated organization, and paper analysis, analysis function of patent technology in "cutting-edge technology / researcher network analysis solution" that analyzes sensitive technology of analysis system "Seizu Analysis" extended.


 Seizu Analysis's state-of-the-art technology/researcher network analysis solution shows who is conducting what kind of research in which region/research institution in the world, and the connections between those researchers or the organizations to which the researchers belong. You can see what is going on in the form of maps and network diagrams.With this function expansion, patented technologies have been added to the analysis target, making it possible to detect the risk of leakage of specific patented technologies and perform correlation analysis of authors of patent papers.


<Details of function expansion>
・Added the number of papers by country of patented technology and chronological display of papers
・Display the original link of the organization's sanctions list*
・Added detailed information for each researcher, organization, and paper (researcher biography, affiliation, co-authors, sanction list, etc. based on paper data)
・Add fund information to papers
* Example: Entity list established by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security


Figure: A map showing the number of patents for a specific patent, and a graph for each organization.


 FRONTEO will continue to provide solutions for strategic and rapid decision-making to Japanese companies facing the emerging challenges of economic security.In addition, we will strive to ensure that these solutions serve as a deterrent in terms of economic security, helping companies avoid risks and create new businesses.

■About Looca Cross URL:
Looca Cross is an AI that helps formulate strategies for economic security by finding meaningful connections among vast networks.A huge and complex network emerges when information on holdings and business relationships of companies around the world is connected.It is almost impossible for human beings to analyze how dominance and the flow of goods and services are transmitted in these huge networks.FRONTEO has developed a new AI engine, Looca Cross, to capture the propagation of force and the flow of things within a network of a scale that cannot be analyzed by human power. With Looca Cross, it is possible to find remote control by following multiple levels of ownership relationships, indirect trade channels with concerned organizations, choke points (strategically important points) in the supply chain, etc. .


■ About Seizu Analysis
Based on information obtained from open sources, Seizu Analysis is a "supply chain network analysis solution" that analyzes a huge amount of supply chains and grasps connections with concerned organizations and choke points. "Shareholder control network analysis solution" for analyzing the influence of shareholders from the shareholding ratio and grasping the propagation of control power. We are developing three solutions, the "cutting-edge technology/researcher network analysis solution" that can grasp the risks based on


FRONTEO is a data analysis company that uses the in-house developed AI engines KIBIT and Concept Encoder, Looca Cross specialized in natural language processing to extract meaningful and significant information from a large amount of textual data and support companies' business. Since its inception in August 2003, we have been working globally with Japan, the United States, Korea, and Taiwan, mainly in the Legaltech business, such as e-discovery (electronic evidence disclosure) and digital forensic surveys, which support company international lawsuits. Based on AI technology developed in this project, we have expanded our business fields to life science, business intelligence, and economic security since 8, and have used AI to transform textual data into knowledge, thus contributing to the resolution of various companies' issues, including support for drug discovery, support for dementia diagnostics, and support for financial, human resources, and business. Listed on TSE Mothers (currently TSE Growth) on June 2014, 2007. In January 6, the company obtained a license to manufacture and sell Class I medical devices (license number: 26B2021X1), and in September of the same year, the company submitted a notification to sell controlled medical devices (notification number: 13MinatoMiSeikikiDai1). Capital: ¥10350 (as of March 9, 3).


* FRONTEO, KIBIT, conceptencoder, and Looca Cross are registered trademarks of FRONTEO in Japan.


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