Cortellis Data Fusion

Connect the dots


  • Semantic content integration
  • Big Data scalability
  • Linked Data analytics

Intended for

  • BioChem Informatician
  • Information Technologist
  • Research & Development Professionals


Thomson Reuters Cortellis™ Data Fusion (formerly Entagen’s Extera) enables new scientific and strategic insights by connecting your proprietary content with the world's data, utilizing Big Data and Linked Data technologies. A powerful data core technology is used to aggregate entities and create associations between them, enabling organizations to securely integrate Life Sciences content from a variety of sources. Cortellis Data Fusion is the leading technology to explore hidden relationships between data entities and is used by top pharma and research institutions for applications such as target finding, drug repurposing, and precision medicine.

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Advanced API - Cortellis Data Fusion has an advanced application programming interface (API)

Highly versatile data core for a range of applications across the enterprise. The API can be used to both push data into the system as well as pulling data out into internal applications and third-party products

Big Data Scalabilty - Cortellis Data Fusion uses advanced compute clustering, Map Reduce and high-performance indexing technologies to enable scaling to petabyte ranges and beyond

Built to enable organizations to manage, integrate and make sense of all their data

Document Integration - This powerful feature enhances the value of an organization's document repositories

Enables users to easily search for documents which relate to the maps they are building

Enterprise Security - can be deployed behind a client organization's firewall on existing hardware or on servers delivered at the time of installation

Nothing passes out of the firewall and all of the maps created by users are internal to the organization.

Driven by the powerful Data Link Semantic Data Core

Allows integration of data from internal and external sources, e.g. RDF, delimited text files, MS Excel, relational databases, Sharepoint, and RSS feeds, and build a high performance graph of entities and their relationships

Web based visualizations allow users to create, search & share structures knowledge "maps" of associations between domain specific entities thereby

Catalyzes collaboration, knowledge discovery and insight

Advanced analytics - advanced inferencing and connectivity analytics

Visualizations help to uncover unexpected associations, generate hypotheses and share novel ideas with colleagues

Information scanning and alerting

Information alerts for new information relevant to users maps. Email updates for new information as it becomes available

May 2013: Entagen (now part of Thomson Reuters) is proud to be named a 2013 Gartner "Cool Vendor" in Life Sciences.

On May 2nd, 2013, Gartner published its "Cool Vendor in Life Sciences, 2013" report which included Entagen in an elite group of vendors providing cutting edge technologies to the life sciences and healthcare industries. The summary of the report states, "Insight-driven performance improvement is on the minds of life science leaders, these Cool Vendor picks produce tools for aggregating and delivering value from data." Entagen is proud to be named on this prestigious list!

Sept 2012: Entagen TripleMap Wins "Innovative Technology of the Year: Big Data" Award

Entagen's TripleMap technology was awarded "Innovative Technology of the Year for Big Data" at the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council's awards gala on September 13th.

  • Christopher Bouton

    General Manager, Entagen

  • Tim Miller

    VP Product Management, Analytics Life Sciences

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