Dataminr, a geovisualization AI platform, adds risk analysis capabilities

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Dataminr, a source of in-depth information for journalists, lawyers, business risk analysts and others who need and often need truth quickly, today introduced new functionality integrated into Dataminr Pulse, the business risk platform.

Dataminr Pulse collects early indications of emerging security and market risks from publicly available information and makes them available in real time. The new advanced geovisualization and intuitive crisis response capabilities enable enterprises to collaborate and effectively manage crisis responses with visual context.

Dataminr’s AI platform discovers, distils and delivers alerts from social media, blogs, information sensors and the dark web, ensuring companies have the background knowledge they need to make important decisions, the company said.

“The newly integrated Pulse will help companies modernize their enterprise security operations with real-time geovisualization of the risks impacting their global assets, and the ability to plan and prepare the full scope of their response to critical events, threats or incidents.” and proactively manage. could disrupt their operations,” Dataminr president and COO Jason Edelboim told VentureBeat.

The New York City-based company enables rapid response, effective risk mitigation and robust crisis management for public and private sector companies, first responders, NGOs and newsrooms, Edelboim said. The company, with more than 900 employees and eight global offices, was recently valued at $4.1 billion.

What’s new in the pack

New capabilities include:

Geovisualization allows clients to see layers of relevant data and how they interact, providing a more holistic view of the risk landscape. Users can also save custom views, individually or as compilations, to analyze how an event has evolved over time. Collaborative workflows allow teams to work multi-functionally and in real-time and manage responses effectively. Teams can also prepare for any event, threat, or incident before it occurs with custom response playbook templates. Collaboration tools within the platform also allow for transparent workflow management, allowing users to be more flexible and proactive in their responses. Reporting and analytics provide stakeholders with clear records of successes and opportunities to improve during a high-stakes event. Pulse now maintains an active, minute-by-minute audit trail detailing how the team managed an event, threat or incident, creating the opportunity to assess, analyze and learn from any event or business risk., an IT software review site, rates Dataminr with 4.7 out of 5 stars. The product is rated 9.0 (out of 10 points) for ease of use, 9.6 for quality of support and 8.8 for ease of installation. Market competitors include Everbridge, Factal, Everstream Analytics, and Early Alert.

Trillions of daily calculations in his customer list

Dataminr’s AI platform performs trillions of calculations every day on billions of public data entries from more than 250,000 unique public data sources, Edelboim said. The company has been recognized for the quality of its AI platform and rapid revenue growth by Forbes AI 50 and Deloitte Fast 500, and has been named a Forbes Cloud 100 for five consecutive years.

Edelboim said its business risk product Dataminr Pulse is used by more than two-thirds of the Fortune 50 and half of the Fortune 100. In addition to Dataminr Pulse, the company offers public sector organizations its First Alert product for first responders, including the United States. Nations, which relies on First Alert in more than 100 countries. Dataminr for News is used by more than 650 editors and more than 30,000 journalists worldwide.

Following the recent $475 million growth capital funding, Dataminr made two strategic acquisitions in 2021: WatchKeeper, a geovisualization platform in the UK, and Krizo, a real-time crisis response platform in Copenhagen. Both are now fully integrated into Dataminr Pulse.

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