Company strengthens lead as marketing tech provider as U.S. Patent and Trademark Office extends Platform 10 Webcasting Patent Protection
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 16, 2015 — ON24 Inc., the global leader in webinar-based marketing solutions, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded the company a new patent for its Platform 10 Webcasting, the underlying technology that enables the industry’s leading webinar solution.
ON24 has 17 patent properties in the U.S. alone, including several issued patents along with pending patent applications. ON24 anticipates significantly expanding its patent portfolio in the future.
“Our best-in-class IP portfolio showcases our commitment to continuing innovation, which played a role in Forrester recognizing ON24 as the best webcasting technology for marketers,” said Jayesh Sahasi, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President, Products at ON24. “We’re proud to be industry pioneers in webcasting, and more broadly, the science of engagement-driven demand generation.”
With a platform that delivers billions in annual sales pipeline, ON24 currently serves more than 1,200 companies and organizations worldwide including IBM, Box, Workday, JPMorgan Chase, and SAP. ON24’s latest patents include U.S. Patent #8,706,812 and #9,148,480 covering ON24’s webinar platform, which provides audiences with an unmatched personalized experience. ON24’s Platform 10 Webcasting has powered webinars for leading companies worldwide.
Other ON24 patents include U.S. Patent #7,711,722 and #8,682,969, encompassing systems and methods that build ON24’s industry-leading functionality and webinar architecture.
About ON24, Inc.
ON24 is the leading webinar marketing platform for demand generation, lead qualification, and customer engagement. Its award-winning, patented, cloud-based platform enables companies of all sizes to deliver engaging live and on-demand webinars. Providing industry-leading analytics that can be integrated with all leading marketing automation and CRM platforms, ON24 enables marketers to optimize demand generation, enhance lead qualification, and accelerate sales pipeline opportunities.
Additional applications for the ON24 product portfolio include virtual training, talent development, and town hall meetings. More than 1,200 enterprises rely on ON24, including IBM, CA Technologies, Merck, JPMorgan Chase, Credit Suisse, and SAP. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices throughout the world. For more information, visit http://www.on24.com.