Tag Archives: U.S. intelligence community

Former NGA Director Robert Cardillo Joins Analytical Space Advisory Board

Analytical Space announced on Tuesday that Robert Cardillo, former director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and four-time Wash100 Award recipient has been appointed the eighth member of its advisory board. Cardillo will advise and counsel ASI as it deploys its satellite data relay network to serve the needs of the U.S. warfighter and intelligence professionals, as well as commercial end users.

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Altamira Secures Contract to Upgrade Intelligence Community’s Mission-Critical Enterprise System

Altamira Technologies is set to modernize a critical system for the U.S. Intelligence Community in line with a $25M multi-year contract designed to support the organization’s national security efforts. The company will facilitate enterprise system upgrades to develop the resilience of technological platforms following the release of recent IC regulations, …

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Ensco Adds Former Intell Community CTO Steven Nixon to Board; Greg Young Comments

Steven Nixon, vice president of strategic development at space transportation company  Stratolaunch Systems, has joined Ensco‘s board of directors. Greg Young, Ensco chairman of the board, said in a statement published Thursday Nixon will bring his experience and background to help drive the firm’s strategy and presence across the defense, space and intelligence …

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Engility Books $76M in US Intell Systems Engineering, Security Contracts; Lynn Dugle Comments

Engility has secured three sole-source contracts worth up to $76 million combined to help the U.S. intelligence community engineer and protect systems against cyber threats. The company said Wednesday it will also help IC analyze classified intelligence data, design software and support modeling, simulation and mission operations. “Intelligence decision makers …

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DataRobot, In-Q-Tel Partner to Provide Machine Learning Support for Government Agencies

DataRobot and In-Q-Tel have entered a strategic partnership to deliver the former’s machine learning tools to the latter’s government partners. IQT invested in DataRobot to give U.S. government agencies access to the company’s automated machine learning platform, which is designed to use existing data to predict actions, DataRobot said Mar. 26. Erin …

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In-Q-Tel Invests in MapD Database, Visualization Platform

Intelligence community venture capital firm In-Q-Tel and MapD have partnered to update certain features of the latter company’s graphics processing unit-powered database and visualization platform. MapD said Wednesday it also raised Series A capital funds from IQT, Nvidia, Vanedge Capital, Verizon Wireless and GV, formerly called Google Ventures. “CPU-bound database and analytics systems have struggled to keep …

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Booz Allen Names Sanders a Fellow in Skills Belting Program

Booz Allen Hamilton has named Dr. Ronald Sanders the highest distinction of “Fellow” in the firm’s new Functional Skills Belting program. The program was created early this year and recognizes staff members for their performance in high-demand disciplines. In the first cycle, employees had the opportunity to apply for and …

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