Tag Archives: National Geospatial Intelligence Agency

Octo Consulting to Operate, Maintain NGA Web Presence; Mehul Sanghani Comments

Octo Consulting Group has received a five-year, $34 million contract to provide operations, software engineering and support services for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s Agile Web Presence program. The company will develop NGA’s internal and external Internet services and various unclassified and classified networks under the AWP program, Octo said Dec. 1. NGA’s …

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DigitalGlobe: Budget, Innovation Framework Key for Govt-Industry Satellite Partnerships

DigitalGlobe has said it believes the U.S. government should develop innovation and budget management strategies to ensure continued partnership between commercial satellite services providers and their public-sector customers. In a blog article published Tuesday, the company cited the U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s EnhancedView program as one example of how industry can help address the earth …

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Engility Helps Vricon Launch GEOINT App Through NGA Program; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

The U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and Engility have announced the availability of a Vricon-made application designed to help government users access satellite imagery-derived three-dimensional content. Engility said Monday that Vricon’s Explorer tool is now available on the agency’s GEOINT app store. TASC, a subsidiary of Engility, served as a broker …

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NGA Renews EnhancedView Imagery Agreement With DigitalGlobe

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency will extend its usage of DigitalGlobe’s satellite imagery service for at least another year. NGA renewed DigitalGlobe’s Global Enhanced GEOINT Delivery platform on Sept. 1 under the EnhancedView contract, DigitalGlobe said Thursday. The Global EGD platform is designed to provide NGA and other government users with at …

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Shana Simmons: Engility Seeks to Help NGA Build ‘One-Stop’ GEOINT Shop

Engility is acting as the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s broker for the development and approval of mobile applications as NGA pushes to make geospatial data more widely available, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Jason Miller writes Engility’s contract — awarded to its TASC subsidiary in September 2014 — is part of the Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program that seeks t0 make a “one-stop shop” …

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Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe-NGA Open Source Project Eyes Geospatial Big Data Analytics

DigitalGlobe has partnered with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to launch the Hootenanny open source project in an effort to offer developers software tools for crowdsourced mapping and geospatial big data analytics functions. DigitalGlobe said Monday Hootenanny features the interactive iD Editor interface for editing map features and the OpenStreetMap architecture for integrating geospatial big …

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TASC to Exhibit Geospatial Intell App Program, Enterprise Content Management at GEOINT Symposium

TASC, an Engility Holdings subsidiary, will exhibit its geospatial intelligence applications technology platform at the four-day U.S. GEOINT Foundation’s 2015 Symposium in Washingto, which starts Monday. Engility said Wednesday TASC designed the Innovative GEOINT App Provider Program for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to help application developers create mapping applications with unclassified geospatial information. …

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NGA, Engility Unveil NGA App Provider Program; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has launched a new program for commercial application developers to use unclassified geospatial data in efforts to create new mapping applications. NGA said Monday applications developed under the Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program will be available for download via the agency’s GEOINT App Store. TASC, a subsidiary of Engility, will manage and operate …

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NGA Orders Intergraph Geospatial Software; Joe Fehrenbach Comments

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded a five-year contract to a subsidiary of Intergraph for geospatial software and services. Intergraph Government Solutions will deliver its ERDAS product line, GeoMedia and cartographic web services to NGA, IGS said Monday. The subsidiary will also perform related software maintenance under the contract. IGS’ …

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Concurrent Technologies to Continue Work on NGA’s Remote Hosted Desktop Project

Concurrent Technologies Corp. has received a go-signal to continue its work on the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s unclassified remote hosted desktop pilot project, Defense Systems reported Thursday. Mark Pomerleau writes NGA issued the three-month extension to complete the last two phases of the URHD project after Concurrent Technologies renewed its Federal …

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