Tag Archives: open data

REI Systems to Help GSA Modernize Data.gov; Samidha Manu Quoted

Sterling, Va.-based technology services provider REI Systems has received a contract from the General Services Administration to modernize the federal government's open data website. "We will work in tandem with GSA to achieve their modernization goals, while on-boarding and supporting federal agencies implementing the Data.gov processes," said Samidha Manu, senior director of REI Systems' federal civilian business.

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Tony Frazier: Radiant Solutions Explores Open Geospatial Data for Public Sector AI Applications

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2018 — Radiant Solutions President Tony Frazier has said the Herndon, Va.-based technology company is exploring the application of geospatial data in supporting public sector training activities that utilize artificial intelligence technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Frazier asserted in an interview with SpaceNews published Saturday that amplifying …

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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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Booz Allen Named a Partner in NTIS Joint Venture Program on Data Analytics

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 12, 2017 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been included as a primary partner in a joint venture program of the Commerce Department‘s National Technical Information Service on data analytics, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will pursue work under the program to help federal agencies …

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Harris, Esri Partner to Bring Geoint, Imagery Analytics Tools to Federal Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2017 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has entered into an agreement with Esri to bring commercial satellite imagery, open data systems and unmanned aircraft systems to the federal marketplace, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Esri said Thursday the enterprise agreement seeks to facilitate the development of applications and …

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ICF to Support National Technology Information Service’s Data Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 19, 2017 — ICF is among the the 35 commercial and research partners chosen by the Commerce Department‘s National Technology Information Service as eligible to participate in the agency’s federal-wide data ventures, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will work to support NTIS’ projects on big data, open …

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Amazon-Commerce Dept Challenge Links Open Data to Voice Recognition Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 14, 2016 — Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) has partnered with the Commerce Department to host an event in Seattle that works to challenge software developers to build voice recognition systems that utilize open data, Executive Gov reported Thursday. Justin Antonipillai, counselor to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker,  wrote in a …

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Zachary Bookman: OpenGov Adds Open Data Mgmt Tools With Ontodia Buy

Redwood City, California-based financial intelligence analysis firm OpenGov has bought New York-based open data management company Ontodia for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand offerings for the public sector. Zachary Bookman, OpenGov co-founder and CEO, said Wednesday the companies aim to help transform “how governments analyze, share, compare and allocate public …

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Commerce Department Enters Open Data Alliance with Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Open Cloud Consortium

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 22, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker has enlisted the industry’s help in the department’s mission to release its rich stores of weather, ocean, climate and water information to the general public, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The data alliance tasks Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) Web Services, Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) Cloud Platform, IBM, …

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