Frequently Asked Questions

Questions we're hear most about using Intricately

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Help! I forgot my password!

Forgot your password? Wondering how to get back into your account? Don't worry, we've got you covered.
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How does Intricately define a Company?

A company represents a verified business with an ability to spend money on digital products.
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What is Alexa Rank?

Alexa’s traffic estimates and ranks are based on the browsing behavior of people
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Does Intricately do web scraping?

Our Global Sensor Network vs Web Scraping
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How to disable the chrome extension pop-up

The Chrome Extension pop-up is in the lower left corner of your browser
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Data Index

A list of data fields accessible via Salesforce or API
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Intricately Plans & Subscriptions

The features included in our plans
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How to determine use cases

Clicking on product logos shows the use cases and deployment locations
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Data center intelligence

Intricately provides data center intelligence for all providers and companies
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How many products does Intricately track?

We monitor 16,000+ distinct IaaS, PaaS and SaaS products worldwide
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How does Intricately estimate traffic?

Our Global Sensor Network monitors the traffic flowing between internet gateways
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How Intricately Estimates Infrastructure Spend

We don’t claim to have access to a company’s bills, but we are able to estimate a company’s public cloud infrastructure spend.
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What are contract-related events?

Contract-related events are events that indicate a company is making a contractual decision on a provider
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How does Intricately gather data?

Since 2013, Intricately has been building and refining its Global Sensor Network
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How accurate is Intricately’s data?

Intricately is a very accurate source of data due to its data collection methodology
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How frequently is the data updated?

We update our data every 24-48 hours
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What’s a Company? What’s a Provider?

Key terminology in Intricately
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