RESTON, Virginia , June 29, 2015 — Blue Canopy Group, LLC., a leading Big Data Analytics, Enterprise IT consultancy and service provider, has selected GEOINT, the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Forum (USGIF) annual conference, to debut their social media analytics solution that leverages societal events to monitor national security and emerging threats for the intelligence community.
You can discover more about Blue Canopy Social Media Analytics solutions at Booth No. 2076 at the GEOINT symposium; the nation’s largest gathering of intelligence professionals and the preeminent intelligence event of the year.
As the U.S. government and intelligence community mission evolves to provide timelier, relevant, and accurate intelligence for national security purposes, Blue Canopy sought to help organizations overcome the technical and integration challenges related to social media and unstructured data usage. The Blue Canopy-Clarabridge Intelligence Platform, rooted in texted analytics, addresses this issue by automating text reading across large amounts of data, determining the meaning, sentiment, and theme detection. Mobile deployable and cloud ready, the solution allows organizations to go from reactive to proactive.
“We have implemented a state-of-the-art social media solution, using a commercial best-in -breed COTS tool from Clarabridge, that will allow us to monitor national security and emerging threats for our clients that are taking place in social media,” said James McGinn, Chief Technologist – National Security at Blue Canopy. “At the exponential rate events unfold, national security organizations need to quickly react to changes in “societal events” in order to continue protecting the homeland and our citizens abroad. Our solution greatly aids in that process.”
Blue Canopy and their partner, Clarabridge — the leading provider of sentiment and text analytics software — will be offering live demonstrations of Natural Language Processing (NLP), Unstructured Data Management, and other social analytics solutions. Blue Canopy NLP is available in 13 international languages, covering four billion people globally.
About GEOINT and the USGIF The GEOINT 2015 Symposium takes place June 22-25 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. GEOINT 2015 is sponsored by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF), the only organization dedicated to promoting the geospatial intelligence tradecraft and building a stronger GEOINT Community across industry, academia, government, professional organizations and individual stakeholders.
About Blue Canopy Group, LLC Blue Canopy has been the recipient of numerous awards over the years, and was most recently recognized for expertise in data analytics by Kennedy Analysis on Analytics IT Consultancy and named CIO Review’s “100 Most Promising Big Data Companies” in 2014.
Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Blue Canopy Group, LLC. is a woman-owned business known for its mission relevant solutions, exceptional delivery of innovative solutions, coupled with deep industry expertise. As one of the fastest-growing businesses in the Washington, DC metro area, Blue Canopy focuses on delivering outcomes that matter by combining governance, process improvement, and the best use of technology with the industry’s most talented and experienced professionals. Blue Canopy successfully delivers Mission Support, Agile Development, Cloud & Mobility, Big Data Analytics, and Cyber Security solutions to Fortune 1000 companies, as well as government agencies, DoD, and the Intelligence Community. We are proud of the ability to support our clients’ vision with an “easy to do business with” reputation. To learn more, visit www.Bluecanopy.com. Follow us on Twitter: @BlueCanopyLLC for real time updates.