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Army Taps General Dynamics, Leidos for $200M Geospatial Support Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) One Source business have won a potential five-year, $200 million shared contract to provide technical expertise in support of U.S. Army geospatial programs. The Defense Department said Monday the hybrid contract includes work to help the service branch coordinate, integrate and synchronize geospatial data standards and requirements. …

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DigitalGlobe Releases Winning Algorithms in SpaceNet Challenge Round 2; Tony Frazier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has made the winning mapping algorithms in the second round of the SpaceNet Challenge available to the public as the company seeks to drive the development of machine learning technologies for geospatial applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday SpaceNet Round 2 …

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Ellen McCarthy, President of Noblis National Security Partners, Included in 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 14, 2017 — Ellen McCarthy, president of the National Security Partners organization at Noblis, has been named to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in the big data and geospatial sectors. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives …

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KeyW Inks $235M Cash Deal for Sotera in Intell Community Push

Hanover, Maryland-based cyber and geospatial services contractor KeyW (Nasdaq: KEYW) has agreed to purchase Herndon, Virginia-based national security technology provider Sotera Defense Solutions for $235 million cash in a push to add new and complementary work with the intelligence community and related government customers. Both companies estimate the combined entity will generate close to $535 million in …

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Lockheed Martin Utilizes DigitalGlobe’s Geospatial Big Data Analysis Plaform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 9, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has adopted DigitalGlobe‘s (NYSE: DGI)  geospatial big data analytics platform to support the development of new commercial products designed to provide precision coordinates and three-dimensional maps, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. DigitalGlobe said Tuesday Lockheed, along with PrecisionHawk and Video Inform, are part of its GBDX ecosystem of partners and …

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Carahsoft Includes Terra Pixel’s Geospatial Data Streaming Platform in AWS Marketplace

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 14, 2016 — Carahsoft and Terra Pixel have entered into a partnership to offer the latter’s geospatial data management cloud platform to the intelligence community through the Amazon Web Services (Nasdaq: AMZN) marketplace, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Terra Pixel’s Streamap platform is designed to utilize cloud computing …

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Mark Testoni: Graph Technology Could Support Analytics for National Security Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2016 — Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP), has noted that the “graph technology” analytics tool works to support efforts to manage digital information, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. CNN reported Thursday graph technology is designed to identify connections between data, develop algorithms based on …

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DigitalGlobe Inks $140M Deal for IC Geospatial Info Services Provider Radiant Group

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has agreed to purchase Chantilly, Virginia-based geospatial information services contractor The Radiant Group for $140 million in an effort to diversify revenue and add new offerings and staff to support the U.S. intelligence and special operations community. DigitalGlobe said Tuesday it expects to close the transaction subject to …

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DigitalGlobe Secures Potential $55M DIA Contract For Geospatial Services Maintenance & Mgmt

DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has landed a potential $55.3 million contract from the Defense Intelligence Agency for management and maintenance support on all-source geospatial predictive analysis services. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract covers data collection, analysis and manipulation for geospatial predictive modeling. GeoEye Analytics — the recipient of the contract …

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Woolpert Promotes Scott Cattran to President, CEO

Former Woolpert Chief Operating Officer Scott Cattran has been appointed as the architecture, engineering and geospatial company’s new president and CEO. Cattran started work with Woolpert in 1999 as a phase manager in the Dayton, Ohio, headquarters and has since helped develop the firm’s Western presence and secure sales worth more than $30 million for …

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