Abyss Research partnered with Espresso Moon to create a custom specialized Business Intelligence (BI) software called Scout AR. Scout AR monitors millions of domains for markers that identify various technologies used by businesses. The custom software currently monitors several hundred different technologies with new technologies added regularly.
This new software was created to run on Windows desktops or cloud servers. Features include the ability to target specific domains, limits crawl rates, crawl depth, observe robots.txt rules and add new technology markers.