BrightPlanet Included in Brand Monitoring and Protection Research Report

We are excited to announce that we were recently included as a vendor to consider for brand monitoring and protection in a research report from Forrester Research, a global research and advisory firm.

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Webinar Recap: How to Leverage Open Sources Online to Prevent and Investigate Crime

Last week Wednesday we held a webinar for law enforcement and security professionals to learn more about how they can utilize and take advantage of the world’s largest publicly-available database, the Internet. Don’t worry if you missed it, we recap some of the items that you missed in this post.

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[WEBINAR] How to Leverage Open Sources Online to Prevent and Investigate Crime

With more publicly-available, open source, online data at the fingertips of investigators and analysts, the Internet has become the single largest data source for information collection and intelligence. Crime and conversation regarding crime is occurring online. It is now more important than ever for law enforcement professionals to collect, track, and monitor publicly-available data. We are hosting a webinar to help law enforcement professionals do just that.

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Final #Poltwt Results, Analysis and Interactive Visualizations!

The final results are in for the semi-annual #poltwt Tweet-a-Thon by LAwS Communications. In case you missed it, on Friday, June 27, individuals  were instructed to use the hashtag #poltwt to help create awareness about police work and issues while promoting how social media can be used in everyday policing. We harvested all the #poltwt data from Twitter as we have done before but stepped it up a notch and loaded the data into interactive visualizations throughout this blog post!

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2014 Global Law Enforcement Tweet-a-Thon, #poltwt, is Back

The 2014 Global Police Tweet-a-Thon hosted and created by LAwS Communications is back. Starting Friday, June 27, at 12 a.m., law enforcement agencies around the world are invited to connect via Twitter and participate in a 24-hour Tweet-a-Thon using the hashtag #poltwt. We’ll be harvesting #poltwt data and releasing an analysis of the results next week.

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[WEBINAR] How to Use OSINT to Stop Online Fraud and Counterfeiting

With both Internet adoption rates and purchases being made on e-commerce sites at an all-time high, it comes as no surprise that a market ripe with counterfeit, stolen, and fraudulent goods online has also developed. We are holding a free webinar on how to use open sources to stop online fraud and counterfeiting at 1 p.m. CST on Wednesday, June 25.

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BrightPlanet to Present at ACFE Global Fraud Conference Next Week

BrightPlanet is excited to announce that Tyson Johnson, Vice President of Business Development, will be presenting at the 25th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference in San Antonio, T.X., next week.

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[WHITEPAPER] Data-As-a-Service (DAAS) – The Next Big Thing

We know you have heard of Big Data but have you heard the term ‘data-as-a-service’? If not, you will soon. Find out how data-as-a-service relates to Big Data and what it is in our latest whitepaper.

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5 Reasons Your Organization Should Be Using OSINT

We have written a few posts about structured versus unstructured data, open source intelligence (OSINT) and how organizations are using it. In this post, we want to give five reasons why your organization should be using OSINT.

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[CASE STUDY] BrightPlanet Supports Healthcare IT Adoption with Data-as-a-Service

We are proud to announce our Data-as-a-Service technology is being used to support the HealthITxChange. See how in our recently completed case study.

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