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[Whitepaper] Transforming Unstructured Data into Actionable Intelligence

You’ve heard the hype, now learn the process. Go beyond the hype of data analytics and Big Data and follow data from the Deep Web through the three-step process transforming raw data into actionable intelligence: Harvesting Normalizing and Enrichment Reporting and Analytics Download our latest white paper to discover how Big Data from the Deep Web […]

Boston Marathon Tragedy: The Use of Twitter in a Crisis by Law Enforcement and Public Service Agencies

Overnight the Boston Police Department Twitter handle (@Boston_Police) went from 55,000 followers to over 117,000 followers as a result of the Boston Marathon tragedy. Twitter and other social media tools are powerful tools for civilians, law enforcement, and public service agencies during and after a crisis as we saw over the last couple of days.

Final Results of #Poltwt Tweet-a-thon

BrightPlanet has tallied the final results from the Global Law Enforcement Tweet-a-Thon, an event created and produced by LAwS Communications .  Over 200 police departments, from at least 10 countries, speaking 23 languages, participated in a 24-hour “virtual ride-along” on March 22-23. #poltwt was even a top 10 trending topic in the United States on […]

Meet Mo! – Halfway Through the Law Enforcement Tweet-a-Thon #Poltwt

We are over halfway through the 24-hour Law Enforcement Tweet-a-Thon. Law enforcement agencies from across the world are tweeting police activity to create awareness about police work and the issues police face through the #poltwt hashtag. #Poltwt is one of the top trending hastags on all of Twitter! So far there have been over 35,000 […]

Data from the Deep Web Accelerates Healthcare IT Adoption

Health IT adoption is a hot topic in healthcare. Many healthcare providers are fighting the uphill battle to select and implement new technology. BrightPlanet partnered with The Rockville Institute for the Advancement of Social Science and Westat to provide the data collection behind the HealthITxChange, a free, online collaborative community designed to accelerate the successful […]