VASBÖ and Dataminr Form Partnership to Develop Powerful Security Solutions
New collaboration offers real-time threat detection and enhanced risk response across Austria and German-speaking countries
Vienna, November 19, 2023 - The Association of Academic Security Consultants Austria (VASBÖ) is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Dataminr, one of the world’s leading AI companies. The collaboration will combine the expertise of both organizations to develop innovative security solutions and bolster real-time event detection and crisis management, enhancing the broader security landscape in the region.
As the leading institution for academic security consulting in Austria, VASBÖ brings a wide range of expertise, a broad network and a wealth of experience in the areas of security, risk management and crisis response. As a global leader in real-time intelligence, Dataminr brings its advanced AI platform that detects emerging digital patterns of events, risks, and critical information from billions of public data signals.
Combining VASBÖ's academic excellence and Dataminr's technological innovation will enable the development of advanced preventive security measures, heightening the detection of and response to emerging threats. The cooperation will enable VASBÖ to equip its members with state-of-the-art tools to make more informed decisions in the area of security consulting.
President of VASBÖ, Teresa Mayerhofer, says about the collaboration: "This partnership is a milestone for VASBÖ. By integrating Dataminr's advanced technology, we can significantly expand our capabilities in the area of risk assessment and crisis management. This will enable us to offer our members and partners even greater added value."
Dataminr’s [SPOKESPERSON] says, "Through this partnership, we will work alongside VASBÖ to significantly strengthen the security landscape in Austria and German-speaking countries. We see this as a promising opportunity to enhance innovative security solutions throughout the region with the transformative potential of AI."
The cooperation between VASBÖ and Dataminr underlines both organizations' commitment to excellence and their shared vision of strengthening security in the region. The partnership will deliver a promising future where academic expertise and innovative technologies go hand in hand to create a safer and more resilient society.
Dataminr has created a revolutionary real-time AI platform for detecting high-impact events, risks and critical information from public data signals. Recognized as one of the world's leading AI companies, Dataminr enables faster real-time response and more effective risk management for public and private sector organizations including multinational corporations, governments, NGOs, and newsrooms. Most recently valued at $4.1B, Dataminr is one of New York's top private technology companies with approximately 800 employees across seven global offices.
Dataminr's corporate products—Dataminr Pulse for Corporate Security and Dataminr Pulse for Cyber Risk—are relied on by hundreds of leading global corporations including two-thirds of the Fortune 50 and half of the Fortune 100. The company’s First Alert product serves the defense, federal, state and local and NGO markets in both the U.S and across the globe, including the United Nations, which relies on First Alert in over 100 countries. Dataminr for News is used by more than 1,500 newsrooms and over 30,000 journalists worldwide.
Dataminr's world-leading AI platform performs trillions of daily computations across billions of public data inputs from nearly one million unique public data sources encompassing text, image, video, audio and sensor signals. The company is known for its trailblazing AI platform that has pioneered multimodal fusion AI for real-time event detection. Harnessing the power of LLMs and multi-modal foundation models, Dataminr’s AI platform is at the forefront of AI innovation in both Predictive AI and Generative AI. Dataminr has been recognized by Forbes AI 50 and Deloitte Fast 500, and was named to the Forbes Cloud 100 for six consecutive years.