BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crimson Hexagon (http://www.crimsonhexagon.com), a leading provider of social media analytics software, announced today a new partnership with MicroTech, a leading services provider and technology integrator. Through the implementation of Crimson Hexagon’s ForSight™ platform, MicroTech will be able to provide clients with social data and knowledge management, influencing policy and other key decisions.
“We are thrilled to work with MicroTech and break into the federal sector,” said Crimson Hexagon President, Curt Bloom. “Through this partnership we will be able to assist MicroTech in delivering analysis that provides actionable insight into how people are engaging on social channels regarding policy within governmental organizations at the federal, state and local levels – a new and exciting space for us.”
In addition to access to the full Twitter Firehose, Crimson Hexagon collects and archives many other global social media content sources. This depth and breadth of content allows Crimson Hexagon’s global customer base to not only analyze a comprehensive set of current social media data, but also compare available data and results going back to 2008, providing powerful consumer insights to aid in strategic business decision making.
“We’re truly impressed with Crimson Hexagon’s incredibly user-friendly technology. This partnership allows us to explore online conversations further, providing insight into the meaning of the data for our customers in the federal sector, offering them the closest thing to tacit knowledge available,” said MicroTech Chief Technology Officer and Senior VP of Data Center Solutions, Dr. Roger Channing. “ForSight’s accuracy and ability to be language agnostic were huge factors when selecting a social data partner, particularly as we establish MicroTech International and expand our customer base.”
Ideal for partnerships with companies who are expanding globally, like MicroTech, the patented analysis algorithm that powers the ForSight platform is language agnostic and can perform social media analysis equally well in any language. Customers can easily leverage Crimson Hexagon’s global content sources and language-independent analysis capabilities without additional complex set up processes.
About Crimson Hexagon, Inc.
Crimson Hexagon, founded in 2007, is the leading provider of analysis software that delivers business intelligence from social media data for global corporations. Fast Company named Crimson Hexagon one of the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies on the Web. Powered by patented technology developed at Harvard University’s Institute for Quantitative Social Science, the Crimson Hexagon ForSight™ platform delivers the industry’s most comprehensive Big Data analysis capabilities for a variety of large-scale data sources. Clients include leading global organizations such as: Microsoft, Paramount Pictures, Starbucks, Simon & Schuster, Twitter, The United Nations, and many more. For more information go to: http://www.crimsonhexagon.com or read the Crimson Hexagon Social Media Monitoring and Analysis blog: http://www.crimsonhexagon.com/blog/.