Blue Canopy Debuts Social Media Analytics Solution for Counterintelligence and Counterterrorism at GEOINT 2015

by | Jun 29, 2015

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 Follow us on Twitter: @BlueCanopyLLC for real time updates.


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