Tag Archives: National Geospatial Intelligence Agency

Tony Frazier: Radiant Solutions Brings Geospatial Analytics Experience to Agencies Through Partnerships

Tony Frazier, president of Radiant Solutions and a three-time Wash100 recipient, has said the company partnered with U.S. defense and intelligence companies in the past six months to share its geospatial analytics experience in support of their national security missions. The Maxar Technologies subsidiary collaborated with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency over the Janus Geography program …

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NGA to Award Order to Living Security for Cybersecurity Training Room

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency plans to procure a customized cybersecurity-themed training escape room from Living Security under a sole-source purchase order. The agency requires a room tailored to prioritized cyber principles and risks, the NGA said Friday in a FedBizOpps notice. The NGA’s information technology and security policies will serve …

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NGA Taps Hexagon US Federal for Data Management Support

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has selected Hexagon US Federal for a $9 million firm-fixed- price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide a variety of content management services as part of the agency’s navigational safety efforts. The company will assist in NGA’s Janus Maritime Tactical Ocean Data and Littoral Planning Charts operations for …

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NGA Uses Esri’s ArcGIS Geospatial Intelligence Platform to Foster Data Collaboration Among US Agencies

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has awarded Esri a multi-year contract to support the agency’s efforts to provide geospatial intelligence to users worldwide including the U.S. military, government officials, intelligence agencies and first responders. Esri said Wednesday that it will help NGA deploy the company’s ArcGIS platform into the organization to enable …

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Hexagon US Federal Lands Spots on 2 NGA Program Support IDIQs; Michael Maples Comments

A Hexagon subsidiary can vie for program support task orders from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency through two indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts worth up to $1.17 billion. NGA selected Hexagon US Federal as one of multiple awardees for the agency’s JANUS Geography and JANUS Elevation contracts, the company said Thursday. Michael Maples, chairman of Hexagon US …

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Tony Frazier: Radiant Solutions to Support NGA GEOINT Modernization Efforts

Radiant Solutions will lead a team composed of at least 25 companies and universities in a bid to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency manage multisource topographic and human geography data. The Maxar Technologies business holds a spot on a potential 10-year, $920 million contract to offer content data management support for NGA’s Janus Geography initiative, the company …

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CACI to Provide NGA GEOINT Support Under Potential $920M IDIQ; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International aims to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency create, validate, expand and integrate GEOINT data through a potential 10-year, $920 million contract awarded in late May. The company said Wednesday it will apply its foundational geospatial data, cloud migration and automation expertise to support the agency’s Janus Geography program. “Secure and timely access …

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Esri Opens St. Louis, Mo. Office to Support GIS Users

Esri has opened an office within an innovation hub and technology district in St. Louis, Mo., to support users of the company’s geographic information system product. The company said Wednesday its new facility located at the city’s Cortex Innovation Community is a five-minute drive away from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s Next NGA West campus. …

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NGA Plans Contract Modification Award to Raytheon for GEOINT Software Update

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency plans to award Raytheon a contract modification to update software used to manage GEOINT data sources. NGA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday the modification falls under the GEOINT Data Transformation Services II contract and covers software design, code, integration and test services. Raytheon will support the file-based upgrade …

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NGA, Planet Sign CRADA for Imagery Extraction, Analytics

Planet and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency have partnered in an effort to increase the process for NGA to extract and analyze commercial imagery. Manuela McCabe, NGA’s Planet CRADA program manager, said in a statement published Thursday both parties signed a cooperative research and development agreement that could yield change detection services such as object monitoring, broad …

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Engility to Unveil Data Analytics Integration Platform at 2018 GEOINT Symposium

Engility has announced it will introduce a data analytics integration platform at the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation’s 2018 GEOINT Symposium. MetaSift is designed to help intelligence agencies search, process and retrieve content uncommon to analysts, the company said Thursday. Amanda Brownfield, senior vice president of the intelligence solutions group at Engility, said the company supports …

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HawkEye 360 Names Robert Work, John Mulholland to Advisory Board; Letitia Long Adds Chairperson Role

HawkEye 360 has appointed Robert Work, former deputy secretary at the Defense Department, and John Mulholland, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general, to its advisory board. Letitia Long, former National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency director and a HawkEye 360 advisory board member since 2017, will assume the role of board chairperson, the company …

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Radiant Solutions to Back NGA-DIUx Machine Learning Tech Challenge: Tony Frazier Comments

Maxar Technologies’ Radiant Solutions business has received a contract from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to help expedite the development of machine learning algorithms designed to gather data from satellite images. Radiant Solutions said Tuesday it will provide NGA access to high-resolution satellite images of at least 1 million labeled objects …

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UpGuard: Classified Data of Joint Army-NSA Intell Command Exposed Online

UpGuard has found that sensitive data from an intelligence command jointly managed by the U.S. Army and the National Security Agency leaked online and exposed virtual platforms and internal information used for classified communications. Chris Vickery, director of cyber risk research at UpGuard, discovered on Sept. 27 the exposure of …

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NGA Seeks Info on Potential Sources of Cloud Devt & Industry Collaboration Services

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency wants information on potential vendors that can provide unclassified cloud development support and industry collaboration services. NGA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Oct. 18 that it needs to deliver cloud development and industry collaboration support for 40 individuals in St. Louis, Missouri. The agency plans …

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