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GSA, NGA Award 11 BPAs for Commercial Earth Observation Data, Tools & Services

Eleven companies have secured blanket purchase agreements from the General Services Administration and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to provide Earth-observation products, data and services to government customers. Both agencies awarded the BPAs under the IT Schedule 70 acquisition vehicle and in support of the Commercial Initiative to Buy Operationally Responsive GEOINT, …

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Altamira to Help NGA Establish GEOINT Database for Homeland Security Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 11, 2019 — Altamira Technologies will help build a geospatial intelligence database to support the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s homeland security programs as part of a task order awarded via the Janus contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday work under the Homeland Infrastructure Foundation Level Data transportation …

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BAE Receives $250M NGA Full-Motion Video Analytic Support Order; Peder Jungck Quoted

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has received a five-year, $250M task order to continue helping the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency analyze full-motion videos, produce intelligence and facilitate training. BAE Systems Inc. will also establish a performance innovation council to inform NGA officials about new FMV services and technology platforms, the company said Tuesday. The …

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Former DNI James Clapper Joins StellarPeak as Senior Adviser

James Clapper, former director of national intelligence, has joined Reston, Va.-based technical services contractor StellarPeak as a senior adviser. He will help advance the company’s growth efforts particularly in the intelligence community by building up market intelligence, business development and corporate strategic planning initiatives, StellarPeak said Tuesday. StellarPeak CEO Nuhad …

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Parsons Buys OGSystems to Add Geospatial Intell Expertise

Parsons has purchased Chantilly, Va.-based technology services contractor OGSystems for an undisclosed sum in a move to deepen expertise in geospatial intelligence and big data analytics. Chuck Harrington, chairman and CEO of Parsons, said in a statement released Monday the company’s strategy is focused on disruptive technology platforms built to …

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Rear Adm. Robert Sharp to Assume NGA Leadership Role in February

Navy Rear Adm. Robert Sharp, commander of the Office of Naval Intelligence, has been confirmed by the Senate to serve as director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Sharp, who is also director of the National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office, will elevate to the rank of vice admiral and assume the NGA chief …

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Report: NGA Could Put $830M in FY 2019 Contracts Up for Competition

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s updated forecast for contracting opportunities shows that nine potential solicitations totaling between $460M and over $830M could be awarded in fiscal year 2019, Bloomberg Government reported Thursday. The nine potential contracts for FY 2019 are: Digital Engineering Foundational Engineering GEOINT Tradecraft Learning Program ITEMS Transport II …

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Novetta Buys Berico in Cloud Engineering Push; Tiffanny Gates Quoted

Novetta has acquired Reston, Va.-based information technology services contractor Berico Technologies for an undisclosed sum in a move to broaden its cloud engineering capabilities and advance growth efforts. Novetta said Monday it completed the purchase on Nov. 7 and Baird acted as Berico’s exclusive financial adviser in the transaction. “We …

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Raytheon to Help NGA Build Automation, AI, Analytic Tools; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has booked a pair of contracts worth up to $600M combined to develop artificial intelligence, data automation and analytic technologies for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency. The company said Wednesday it will lead efforts to manage elevation content and precise imagery through the NGA’s Janus initiative. Dave Wajsgras, president …

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Radiant Solutions to Build Crowdsourcing, Machine Learning Tools Under $92M NGA Contract; Tony Frazier Quoted

Maxar Technologies‘ (NYSE: MAXR) Radiant Solutions subsidiary has received a potential $92M contract option to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency prototype, build and implement crowdsourcing and machine learning technologies. Radiant Solutions aims to further develop its DeepCore computer vision software development kit and Tomnod platform under the third phase of NGA’s Small Business Innovation Research …

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