News analytics appears to be on the rise and LexisNexis, the dominate player in legal news, intends to play its part in this new development. From yesterday’s press release:
Nexis® DaaS offers data-driven organizations distinct and differentiated advantages to harness big data’s potential:
- Comprehensive source universe—Access to petabytes of data including global print, broadcast, web news and social commentary, company and industry data, regulatory and legal data.
- Optimal data integrations—Delivery via flexible APIs providing normalized, XML-based, semi-structured data.
- Robust enrichments—Enriched with multiple feature extractors and metadata related to more than 7000 subjects and industries.
- Experienced big data partner—45 years of experience with content aggregation and multiple patents on machine learning, clustering and other big data applications decades before mainstream use.