Maxar Awarded DHS Analytics Tech Development Contract; Tony Frazier Quoted

Maxar Awarded DHS Analytics Tech Development Contract; Tony Frazier Quoted
Tony Frazier EVP Maxar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 30, 2020 — Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) will help the Department of Homeland Security build a system to characterize and track vehicle behavior in real time across multiple domains under a potential five-year, $23M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported June 22.

The company said June 22 it will use cloud development tools and methods to create the analytics technology for geospatial operators to sift through huge amounts of data on the movements of vehicles nationwide.

Tony Frazier, executive vice president of global field operations at Maxar and four-time Wash100 awardee, said the company plans to apply artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques to address DHS' multisource, multidomain data requirements.

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