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IBM logo jStart is a creative and innovative team within IBM's Emerging Technologies organization. Our mission is to engage customers and clients with emerging technologies to solve their real-world challenges. Over the course of the past 18 years, jStart has engaged over 300 companies ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small startups, and has championed a number of technologies into the enterprise, including: big data, text analytics, natural language processing, machine learning, social data analytics, and IBM Watson. Currently the team is focused on XaaS, IBM's new cloud platform BlueMix, and the future of cloud technologies. If you are interested in applying emerging technologies to solve real business needs, today, contact jStart at:, visit us at

Dell software logo Dell Software helps customers unlock greater potential through the power of technology-delivering scalable, affordable and simple-to-use solutions that simplify IT and mitigate risk. The Dell Software portfolio addresses five key areas of customer needs: data center and cloud management, information management, mobile workforce management, security and data protection. This software, when combined with Dell hardware and services, drives unmatched efficiency and productivity to accelerate business results:
Lexalytics logo Founded in 2003, Lexalytics was first to market with a sentiment analysis engine. Lexalytics text analytics software easily integrates into third-party applications, and is a critical component in social media monitoring, survey analysis, reputation management, online media and more. Learn more at

Gnip logo Gnip is the world's largest and most trusted provider of social media data, serving customers in a range of industries from social media monitoring and business intelligence to finance and government. Gnip's customers deliver social media analytics to over 90% of the Fortune 500. Gnip delivers more than 100 billion realtime social data activities each month, providing access to data from dozens of sources including Twitter, Tumblr, WordPress, Disqus and more. For more information, email or visit

CELI logo CELI's natural language technologies are the product of high-level research, proven by completed projects and many scientific publications. They serve as effective tools for multilingual text processing. Blogmeter's platform adopts these technologies to social media monitoring.
Converseon logo ConveyAPI is a simple to use REST web service that provides programmatic access to a powerful text analytics engine. It utilizes natural language processing, statistical modeling and machine learning techniques to return content-specific annotations.
SemanticForce logo SemanticForce is a multilingual service for monitoring of mainstream media, social media and competitive intelligence.
SentiMetrix logo SentiMetrix's tools and services help customers achieve their objectives by automatically understanding, predicting, and influencing spread of sentiment and emotions in social media via cutting-edge text and social network analytics.
Daedalus Textalytics logo Textalytics provides Meaning as a Service via a set of cloud semantic APIs for multilingual content: Sentiment analysis, irony, intent signals, relations, classification, concepts, entity recognition, text proofreading, and user profiling.
TheySay logo TheySay, originating from Oxford University, develops advanced NLP technologies for real-time opinion streaming and deep text analytics.

Institutional Investor Journals logo Institutional Investor is a leading international business to business publisher, focused primarily on international finance.
KDnuggets KDnuggets is a leading site on Business Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science, and is edited by Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro, a leading expert in the field.
InformationWeek logo InformationWeek is the world's most trusted online community for business technology professionals.
The Modeling Agency badge TMA provides training, mentorship and solutions to organizations that are data-rich, yet information-poor and has been privileged to provide services and solutions for hundreds of highly recognizable organizations.
Market Research Society logo The Market Research Society (MRS) is the world's leading research association, for all those who need, use, generate or interpret the evidence essential to making good decisions for commercial and public policy.
The Marketing Research and Intelligence Association logo The Marketing Research and Intelligence Association (MRIA) is a Canadian not-for-profit association representing all aspects of the market intelligence and survey research industry.
New York Technology Council logo The New York Technology Council (NYTECH) is a membership-driven, 501(c)(6) non-profit organization focused on developing and promoting the technology industry in New York City.
Online MR logo OnlineMR is a blog by Akshay Kanyal for people interested in Online Market Research Industry who want to know more about the nuances of survey research.
Quirks logo For 25 years Quirk's Marketing Research Review has been providing practical applications in marketing research. Our mission is to be the marketing research information source for those that conduct, coordinate and purchase research product and services.

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