Where experts in needles & haystacks work together.

We’re tackling the most difficult challenges in big data analytics, in support of the U.S. Intelligence Community.


Powered by partnerships with experts like you.

Three unique communities join together in our big data proving ground.

Industry

Collaborate directly with the U.S. Intelligence Community.

Accelerate product development by leveraging Lab41’s engineers to complement your own resources.

Academia

Use Lab41 challenges as a platform to help validate results.

Plus, work with compelling datasets and contribute to the open source community.

Intelligence

Learn and use the latest analytical tools.

Harness the power of open source software and get access to the brightest minds in Silicon Valley to solve mission-critical challenges.

What We Do

We apply emerging technologies and approaches to classic analytic problems.

Come see what we’re working on.

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Statistical Analysis

It's all about balance.

We’re developing tools and techniques that enable analysis on anonymized data.

Intelligent Data

We believe in the power of open source.

Lab41 challenges leverage software from and contribute to the open source community.

Automated Policy

Make more time for the important stuff.

Lab41 teams are building frameworks and creating processes that enable automation.

Introducing Our Blog

Gab41

A place to wax poetic about our insights and successes (plus the occasional misstep) and share what we’ve learned with the open source community.

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Gab41

A place to wax poetic about our insights and successes (plus the occasional misstep) and share what we’ve learned with the open source community.

Article No. 27

The Nine Must-Have Datasets for Investigating Recommender Systems

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Working with Lab41

Our partners bring diverse backgrounds and technical skills to the table.

Together, we take on IC-relevant challenges in fresh and innovative ways.

See how we do what we do.

Our Process

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Four Groups, One Mission

Lab41 is a challenge lab that brings together IQT, Startups, Academia, and Government to equip the U.S. Intelligence Community with the tools and technology insight needed to connect the dots in big data.

Come see what we’re all about.

Our Mission