Raytheon BBN Technologies is a research and development organization that leverages its intellectual property portfolio to produce a variety of advanced solutions, such as information security, distributed systems, and sensing and control systems. The company provides speech and language processing, networking and encryption services for government and business organizations. It has a team of more than 700 people in several locations throughout the United States, including Virginia, Maryland, California and Illinois. Raytheon BBN Technologies offers real-time speech recognition and security threat tracking solutions. The company provides data indexing and mining, document and image analysis, natural language processing, headline generation and information extraction services.