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Keith Johnson: Spire Provides Data Sets to Help Federal Clients Address Mission Challenges

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 31, 2020 — Keith Johnson, vice president and general manager of Spire Global's federal business, said the company has embarked on data-driven projects that support the government's maritime domain awareness and transportation operations, ExecutiveBiz reported March 16.

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Spire Global Establishes DC Office to Support Federal Clients; Keith Johnson Quoted

Spire Global has established an office in Washington, D.C., to serve as a hub for the cloud analytics company to develop enterprise platforms designed to support government space data requirements. The D.C. facility represents Spire's third office in the country and its sixth worldwide.

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Spire to Provide AIS Data for BAE Systems’ Geospatial eXploitation Products; Keith Johnson Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 14, 2019 — Spire Global will supply automatic identification systems data for a BAE Systems software suite that works to enable users to discover, utilize and disseminate geospatial intelligence, ExecutiveBiz reported May 3. The space-to-cloud analytics firm said May 1 it will feed AIS data into …

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Spire Global to Host KeyW ‘InSpace’ Payloads Under Tech Validation Effort, Bill Weber Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 22, 2019 — KeyW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has tapped Spire Global to provide hosted payload services in support of the former’s efforts to demonstrate its space technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported March 12. Spire, whose space-as-a-service offering enables it to host third-party payloads on its satellite constellations, will help …

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Paul Damphousse Appointed Spire National Security Business Dev’t Lead; Keith Johnson Quoted

Paul Damphousse, a 22-year U.S. Marine Corps veteran and former chief of advanced concepts in the Department of Defense’s National Security Space Office, has joined Spire Global as senior director of national security business development for its federal group. He brings three decades of leadership experience in the strategic business …

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IBM, AFRL Build Supercomputer That Features Brain-Inspired Neural Network

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has collaborated with the Air Force Research Laboratory to develop an experimental supercomputer designed to operate with computing power similar to a human neural network to perform pattern recognition and sensory processing applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. AFRL’s information directorate said …

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KBR Buys Carillion’s Stake in Aspire Defence JV

KBR (NYSE: KBR) has assumed control of a joint venture with U.K.-based construction and facilities management provider Carillion after the latter announced insolvency in January. KBR said Thursday that it closed the acquisition of Carillion’s interest in their Aspire Defence joint venture without causing disruption to operations and delivery of services. Aspire Defence JV …

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Former DHS CIO Richard Spires Named Learning Tree CEO; David Collins Comments

Richard Spires, formerly CEO of software firm Resilient Network Systems, has joined IT training provider Learning Tree International as CEO. Learning Tree said Wednesday Spires will succeed David Collins, who has left the executive position but will remain with the company as chairman of the board and management adviser. “I am pleased that Richard …

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Rick Ambrose: Lockheed Seeks to Inspire STEM with Aerospace Learning Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 14, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Rick Ambrose, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) space systems business, said the newly opened Lockheed Martin Space Education Center in Colorado Springs aims to encourage science, technology, engineering and math learning in schools. “If we are to …

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Richard Spires Joins Resilient Network Systems as CEO

Richard Spires, formerly chief information officer at the Department of Homeland Security for nearly three-and-a-half years, has joined San Francisco-based Internet security company Resilient Network Systems as CEO. He will also join the company’s board of directors and founder Jonathan Hare has been appointed executive chairman, Resilient Network Systems said …

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