VantagePoint v14 Now Available!
For today’s empowered analysts
  • Need greater confidence with classifying your data?
Our Smart Trainer delivers improved transparency and confidence when applying the VantagePoint Auto-Classifier.
  • Looking for dynamic and interactive reporting?
The new VizLink Chart report gives you linked graphics that convey your findings and conclusions quickly to your customers.
  • Are you frustrated with off-the-shelf statistical indicators and looking to build your own?
Build indicator formulas based on your unique numerical data, e.g. citation rates, patent family size comparisons, or patent volume over time
  • Need answers faster?
VantagePoint v14 is even faster, more efficient, and easier to use.

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What is VantagePoint?

VantagePoint is a professional-grade desktop text mining application offering Analysts a broad suite of powerful refining, analyzing, and reporting tools for scientific, technical, market and patent information.

Introduction to VantagePoint - Click for a quick overview.

VantagePoint Literature - Download our flyer (also in ESPAÑOL, PORTUGUÊS, and DEUTSCH)

VantagePoint plays a role in reports from the UK Intellectual Patent Office.

To start a trial of VantagePoint follow one of the links below:

Commercial Trials | Academic Trials


"Will my data work in VantagePoint?"

VantagePoint is not locked into any one data source.  Whether you are analyzing publications, patents, or internal data, VantagePoint’s import tools are designed to process information from a wide variety of sources. Browse the Library to see if your key data resources work with VantagePoint or Contact Us if you have a question about your data.

From Excel® to XML, and pretty much anything in between, from patent and publication databases to mining your own email, VantagePoint’s ability to import, refine, analyze and report enables you to transform analysis into insight.

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Thomson Data Analyzer

Thomson Data Analyzer (TDA) is a Thomson Reuters product that is powered by VantagePoint. TDA has special import filters and reporting macros specifically designed for analyzing patent data and scientific literature from Thomson Reuters.
  • Derwent Data Analyzer Trial

    The Derwent Data Analyzer Trial is free to download and use during a Trial Period and subject to the terms and conditions which appear during download and installation.

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September 25, 2021

Derwent Data Analyzer v11 released

Version 11 introduces major enhancements to Derwent Data Analyzer's tools for Refining, Analyzing, and Reporting search results from patent and scientific literature databases.

  • For a full product description of "What's New with Version 11?", click here.
  • Version 11 may be installed as a normal update to v8.0 or later.  For instructions on upgrading v8 or later, click here.
  • For instructions on upgrading versions earlier than v8.0, click here.

Derwent Data Analyzer works with patent and scientific databases to deliver information snapshots and graphs to give you genuinely unique insight into:

  • Companies - Current and Potential Product Portfolios
  • Technology Landscapes - Present State and Future Developments

Derwent Data Analyzer is compatible with both in-house and commercial databases, especially data sources from Clarivate Analytics.

    Click these links for more information:
  • Technical Requirements for Derwent Data Analyzer
  • Support - if you are a Derwent Data Analyzer customer and have a support question (directs you to the Clarivate Analytics web site)
  • Downloads - if you are a Derwent Data Analyzer customer and want to download the installation package or the latest Import Filters, Macros, and Thesauri.
  • Contact - to request a trial of Derwent Data Analyzer (directs you to the Clarivate Analytics web site)

Moving your Derwent Data Analyzer license from one computer to another?

Click on this link for a guide to moving your Derwent Data Analyzer license.


Cannot Activate your Derwent Data Analyzer License On-Line?

Occasionally, a situation comes up in which the Derwent Data Analyzer license cannot be activated on-line.  Sometimes a firewall gets in the way, or your institution's security policy does not allow it.  If you have access to e-mail, you can still activate Derwent Data Analyzer using the procedure described in this guide:

How to manually Activate your Derwent Data Analyzer license (by e-mail)


On-line Training and Support Resources

Click on these links for on-line training and support resources.


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