Data Collector

Collect web data at scale with zero infrastructure

Get quality data in minutes from any public website with Data Collector, the world’s #1 web data platform.

Meet the new standard in data collection

Collect by yourself - no code needed

Web data collection used to be complicated. It required a team of data acquisition specialists with expertise in proxy management and web data extraction. Save time, effort, and resources with our easy-to-use solution.

Go where others can’t

Data Collector is layered over our industry-leading, patented, peer network technology, with the ability to tap into difficult-to-access public websites. We’re experts in overcoming obstacles and roadblocks.

Gain a business partner

Try our self-service platform yourself or benefit from our development resources. Our account managers, product managers, and developers are standing by to solve your business needs and help you grow.

Those who utilize web data win markets.
Those who don’t, stay behind.

How it works

STEP 1

Choose the websites to collect from.

STEP 2

Select the frequency: real-time or scheduled, and delivery format: JSON, CSV, HTML, or XSLS.

STEP 3

Decide where to send the data: webhook, email, Amazon S3, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, SFTP, or API.

Get started right away with templates

Choose from hundreds of premade data collection templates like these,
download already-collected datasets, or build your own collector in minutes.

templates

2,200+ granted patent claims and counting

Seamless Data Structuring

AI algorithms seamlessly clean, match, synthesize, process, and structure the unstructured website data before delivery – resulting in datasets ready for analysis.

Automated Flexibility

Popular websites change their page structures regularly. Data Collector adapts to website structure changes and automatically retrieves pristine data ready for analysis.

Enterprise-grade scaling

No need to invest in software or hardware infrastructure. Now, with Data Collector’s cloud infrastructure and data-as-a-service, it’s easy to reliably collect accurate data at scale.

Industry-leading compliance and best practices

Bright Data has earned the trust of universities, governments, and corporations of every size. As the industry leader, we established comprehensive guidelines and best practices.

Our privacy practices comply with data protection laws, including the new EU data protection regulatory framework, GDPR, and the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) – respecting requests to exercise privacy rights and more.

The best customer experience in the industry

  • New feature releases every day. You ask, we develop
  • 24/7
    global support
  • Real-time network performance dashboard. Full transparency
  • Dedicated Account Managers
  • Tailored solutions to meet your data collection goals

Flexible pricing

Our leading market position allows us to offer flexible
pricing – choose the plan that fits your needs:

Collect more - pay less

Pay-as-you-go or monthly commitment. Only $0.001 per page load for large projects.

Sample data is free

Be confident you’ll get exactly the data you need, in the format you want.

First collector is free

Whether premade or custom-built - your first data collector is free. Pay only for bandwidth usage.

Pay only for success

Pay only for 100% successful data collection. No strings attached.

Managed Data Collection Services

Bright Data also offers a personalized data collection service for companies who prefer to focus on using the data and not be involved in the operation. The service frees up internal personnel to analyze and integrate the data into business workflows.

Hands-Free Service - receive customized, structured datasets according to your schedule and specifications.

Priority Service - dedicated account managers and data acquisition specialists are available in your time zone for immediate support and guaranteed service level.

Professional guidance - consult with our data and business experts to identify best practices and strategies.

The best way to understand Data Collector is to try it

It only takes 60 seconds to start collecting data.

Try it now or contact us for a demo and chat about
what you can do with web data.