President - Dr. Stephen G. Eick
Dr. Stephen G. Eick, President of SSS Research, Inc., which he founded on October 1, 2003. He previously founded Visual Insights, Inc. in 1998, a web analytics company, to commercialize technology that he and his research group developed at Bell Laboratories and co-founded Visintuit, LLC in 2002.
Dr. Eick is an active researcher, holds 26 software patents, and is interested in developing techniques to extract information latent in large databases using novel interactive visualizations. This involves inventing the techniques, developing the software tools, and building an infrastructure to mine knowledge from corporate databases so that it can be put to competitive and commercial advantage. His research group has developed a suite of visualizations including tools for visualizing geographic and abstract networks, software source code, text corpora, log files, program slices, and relational databases, among others.