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The 2016 Wash100’s Mix of Companies, Agencies & Trade/Research Groups

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As covered here yesterday, GovCon Wire’s parent company Executive Mosaic announced its inductions for the 2016 edition of the Wash 100 — EM’s annual selection of the government contracting arena’s most influential voices. These 100 individuals were chosen by EM’s editorial and organizational leadership as the executives and other leaders …

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DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-4 Satellite to Start Operations Early 2017

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2016 — DigitalGlobe’s (NYSE: DGI) WorldView-4 satellite is scheduled to start commercial operations early next year to provide high-resolution Earth imagery products and services, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it has received $335 million in commitments from customers to have direct access capacity from WorldView-3 and WorldView-4. WorldView-4 will have …

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Roundup of 2015: A Year Defined by Deals Ends w/ One in Congress & more

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Roundup of 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson (This is the last edition of the Roundup for 2015. Thank you for your readership and participation, have a great Christmas & New Year’s and see you again in 2016.) $15 …

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DigitalGlobe to Use Raytheon’s Automated Mission Planning Tech for WorldView-4

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 11, 2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will provide its Constellation Scheduling System to DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) to support mission planning for the 2016 launch of the WorldView-4 satellite, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. CSS will work to perform automated planning and scheduling tasks for WorldView-4’s ground station to help DigitalGlobe boost …

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DigitalGlobe: Public-Private Partnerships to Boost Innovation, Cut Costs in Satellite Tech

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 1, 2015 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) urges the U.S. government to pursue continued partnerships with commercial satellite services providers through budget management strategies and innovation initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said in a blog entry posted Nov. 24 public-private partnerships will help the government achieve cost …

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DigitalGlobe 3Q Earnings Top Wall Street Forecasts; US Gov’t Sales Up 26%

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DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has reported third quarter earnings of 12 cents per share, a figure 1 cent above the consensus Wall Street estimate. The geospatial satellite services contractor posted a profit of $9.6 million compared to $900,000 and no earnings per share reported for the same quarter last year. Revenue increased …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015: Contracting Giants Kick Off 3Q Earnings Season & more

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Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Three of the U.S.’ five largest government contractors and members of Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index ushered in the latest round of earnings reports this week and …

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Noblis’ Roger Mason Joins DigitalGlobe Board; Jeffrey Tarr Comments

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Roger Mason, senior vice president of national security and intelligence at nonprofit research company Noblis, has received an appointment to serve on the board of directors at DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI). DigitalGlobe said Wednesday Mason will succeed Martin Faga, who plans to retire from the board at the end of the month after more than …

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Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe Taps into Crowdsourced GEOINT with GeoHIVE Community

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 7, 2015 — Tony Frazier, government solutions senior vice president at DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), has introduced the creation of GeoHIVE, an online community designed to tap into the power of crowdsourced geospatial intelligence for federal clients, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DigitalGlobe said Oct. 1 membership is open to all …

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DigitalGlobe Lends Data Tech to Small Islands Global Initiative Vs. Climate Change

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 30, 2015 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has announced the creation of Blue Guardians, a public-private partnership of data providers, conservation NGOs and development organizations committed to help small island developing states counter the effects of climate change, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The establishment of the international consortium is …

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