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Observing Memorial Day with Team Rubicon in Moore, OK

Our condolences and best wishes go out to all those suffering in the wake of the Oklahoma tornadoes. After several tornadoes ripped through Oklahoma last week, killing 24 people and injuring hundreds more, Team Rubicon deployed its veteran and civilian volunteers to the disaster site. Several of our Philanthropy Engineers are currently in Moore, OK, [...]

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Philanthropy Engineers embed with Team Rubicon for Hurricane Sandy Relief

Since 4 November, Palantir’s Philanthropy Engineering team has been supporting Team Rubicon’s Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. We have engineers on the ground in Brooklyn and Far Rockaway who are standing up, operating, and training volunteers on our software, while others provide reachback support from our offices across the country. This is an exciting time for Philanthropy Engineering at Palantir not only because we are supporting such an inspiring mission, but because it is the first time that we’ve deployed engineers to a disaster area to support relief efforts directly. Several of our Philanthropy Engineers have been writing up reports from the field, and we want to share them here since they best communicate what this effort is all about.

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