Palantir was founded in 2003 by eBay founder Peter Thiel and others. The company produces software for big data analytics.
The company is best known for three projects: Palantir Gotham, Palantir Metropolis, and Palantir Foundry.
Palantir Gotham is used for counter-terrorism analytics by the Department of Defense and the United States Intelligence Community. Palantir Foundry is used by corporate clients such as Morgan Stanley, Merck KGaA, Airbus, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Also in June 2021, it was revealed that the CEOs of DoorDash and Palantir received the highest CEO wages in the country.
Palantir Technologies maintains a corporate office in Denver, Colorado.