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We’re passionate about turning public data into actionable insights.

About Public Insight

Public Insight was founded in 2012 on the principle of transforming the islands of public data into actionable insights. We marry data curation with the powerful Microsoft® Power BI business intelligence platform to make any executive analysis possible in seconds and minutes instead of hours and days. Today, Public Insight is a leader in the emerging area of self-service business intelligence.

We’re passionate about turning public data into actionable insights.

Company News

April 2016 Update Features New OmniView Analytical Tool and Health Content Packs

Public Insight, whose software optimizes the utility of public data sets for decision making and research analysis, today announced the release of its April 2016 update. This update includes OmniView, a new analytical tool built from the ground-up for broad analysis using any combination of data sources, metrics, dates, and entities. The company also announced the release of new health content packs which are licensed subscriber-only data sets from American Hospital Association and OptumInsight. Health content packs integrate with the public data sets and leverage the Public Insight analytical tools.

April 20th, 2016|

Public Insight Conditional Filtering and Dynamic Lists Highlight December 2015 Release

Public Insight, whose software platform analyzes data about people, places, and providers released a major platform update that includes a significant overhaul of its condition based filtering engine (Filter Builder). The new capabilities allow users to apply metric-based conditions to dynamically filter the universe of public entities.

December 22nd, 2015|

Public Insight Integrates College Scorecard Data into Its Data Analysis Platform

Public Insight has recently updated its data analysis platform to include the addition of the new College Scorecard data provided by the U.S. Department of Education. With the addition of this data, users will be able to interconnect data from the College Scorecard database with information from sources such as the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), U.S. Federal Student Aid, and many others. Users can easily compare this data across institutions for analysis.

October 29th, 2015|

Public Insight Releases the Largest Update in Company History to Its Software Platform

Public Insight has released its largest update in company history. This software release includes an enhanced data navigation system, a redesigned user interface, new College Scorecard data provided by the U.S. Department of Education, and multiple new health data sources including support for Medicare comparison data for hospitals and nursing homes. The new release also includes a new, low cost subscription plan.

October 21st, 2015|

Public Insight Launches Advanced Visualization Application

Public Insight is pleased to announce the release of Scout, its advanced visualization application. Public Insight Scout gives subscribers the ability to dynamically explore public data using next generation touch-screen technologies and visualizations. Scout is initially available on Apple iPad® with browser support to be available shortly thereafter.

August 14th, 2015|

Public Insight Enhances Its Platform with New Features for Free Users and Data Updates

Public Insight is pleased to announce its January, 2015 update to its benchmarking platform. With this new update comes substantial improvements including; redesigned home and informational pages, quick navigation menus, enhanced metric searches, and multiple data updates.

February 3rd, 2015|