In Insights, you are able to create a Technology Dashboard which allows you to gain insights on patent activity within a particular technology field. This dashboard uses patent data that corresponds to your search to produce a number of graphs that will enable you to understand the activity within that field and what the future holds for it.
To set up a Technology Dashboard from the Insights homepage, choose the "technology" option where you can then choose to either use keywords, queries or you can use a Workspace. Once you have selected your option you will get a screen similar to what is shown below:
You can select a Workspace like this:
If you are happy with this, click on the "create technology dashboard" option and you will come to a screen like this:
Once here you will immediately be able to view various pieces of financial data and other pieces of information about the most prolific (in terms of patenting) companies in this technology field. On the top right corner of this page, you are also able to alter the settings of your dashboard, view the patents in Analytics, export graphs, share the dashboard and delete the dashboard.
On the left-hand sidebar of this screen, you are able to go to the analysis options where you can view the various graphs that have been created for the dashboard. You can also select the relevant playbooks here as well.
In terms of analysis, your first option is Portfolio Analysis which will allow you to analyze the patents that have been filed within this technology field using various different metrics where you can refine the data that is being used by selecting the "add filter" option:
The second option in terms of analysis is Financial Analysis, which will allow you to analyze financial information regarding patents within your chosen technology field using two different metrics where you can again use the "add filter" option: