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How Nexis® Data as a Service (DaaS) can help academic research

Spend more time analyzing research data—and less time searching for it

Academic researchers can uncover insights hiding within big data. Nexis Data as a Service (DaaS) enables university students and faculty to tap into comprehensive datasets and bring these insights to light.

Features of Nexis Data as a Service for academic research

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Nexis DaaS provides customizable access points and the ability to download focused bulk content spanning current and historical news, business, industry, and regulatory and legal data.

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Our data normalization and enrichment, including proprietary SmartIndexing metadata tags, allow student and faculty researchers to conduct refined data mining that leads to relevant insights and substantiates results and outcomes.

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Our Comprehensive Data and flexible APIs for Nexis Data as a Service (DaaS) enable universities to identify the right data sources and hosting options needed to support innovation.


With customizable, flexible APIs, Nexis Data as a Service (DaaS) gives you the ability to select the datasets and delivery option best suited for your needs.

Stay at the forefront of discovery and innovation 

With big data analytics that uncover emerging trends, empower academic research and learning, and attract data science talent to your institution.

Drive creativity and innovation

Rely on large sets of news, business, and patent data to uncover new topics, trends, or patterns.

Accelerate time to insight 

Our bulk delivery environment gives you immediate access to one of the world’s largest global datasets for discovery and data mining.

Design better research  

Extend your data mining efforts by leveraging our data enrichments to refine results and pinpoint relevancy.

Speak with a data specialist to learn how your university can tap into a wealth of relevant, trusted content with our data and APIs for academic research.

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