TAG: GEOINT

Exhibitors at GEOINT to launch range of new products

June 1, 2017By
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Numerous geospatial intelligence companies are exhibiting at the GEOINT 2017 Symposium, which takes place June 4-7 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. Hosted and produced by the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF), the annual GEOINT Symposium is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include defense, intelligence and homeland security communities... read more

NGA awards Boundless $36 million contract for GEOINT services

April 18, 2017By

Boundless has been awarded a $36 million contract by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), the primary source of GEOINT for the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Intelligence Community. The new contract supports NGA GEOINT Services and purchases services required to package, deliver, maintain and patch accredited open-source geospatial software packages. NGA delivers geospatial intelligence, or GEOINT, that provides a... read more

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GEOINT 2017 keynote speakers announced

April 4, 2017By

The GEOINT 2017 Symposium, sponsored by the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF), will take place June 4-7 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The theme of this year’s symposium is “Advancing Capabilities to Meet Emerging Threats.” Confirmed keynote speakers for GEOINT 2017 include: Robert Cardillo, Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) James Comey, Director, Federal Bureau of... read more

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NGA contracts with Planet for small satellite imagery

October 31, 2016By
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The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has signed a $20 million introductory contract with Planet that will provide small satellite collection and coverage of most of the Earth’s landmass. The agreement is a step toward harnessing the potential, capabilities and services of the small sat and commercial imagery environment. The NGA will have access to a global imagery refresh every 15 days of most... read more

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GEOINT 2016: The growing GEOINT revolution

June 9, 2016By
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The GEOINT 2016 show reveals that the tradecraft has evolved exponentially to a broad and significantly more sophisticated collection of technologies, both on the expo floor and in presentations. read more

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USGIF launches universal GEOINT certification program

May 16, 2016By

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) officially launched its Universal GEOINT Certification Program May 16 during general session at its GEOINT 2016 Symposium. The symposium takes place May 16-19 in Orlando, Florida. USGIF’s certification program includes three exams with corresponding certifications: GIS and Analysis Tools (CGP-G); Remote Sensing and Imagery Analysis (CGP-R); and Geospatial Data Management (CGP-D). A fourth competency... read more

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GIS and biological threats

April 7, 2016By
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Longing for the good old days when we mostly worried about nukes
Emerging warfare technologies are increasing, along with natural threats such as Zika and Ebola. Monitoring and analysis of such threats is a critically important activity for our geospatial community. read more

MediaMapper Mobile featured at GEOINT App Store

March 7, 2016By
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Red Hen Systems‘ MediaMapper Mobile app for Android is available for download at the GEOINT App Store at no cost to credentialed U.S. government employees, first responders and the Department of Defense. It is the second app developed in the private sector to be added to the store. MediaMapper Mobile shows users where they have been, what they have seen, and... read more

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USGIF opens 2016 GEOINT awards and scholarship programs

February 12, 2016By

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) is now accepting nominations for its 2016 Awards Program and its 2016 Scholarship Program. Awards Program The USGIF Awards Program annually recognizes the exceptional work of the global geospatial intelligence tradecraft’s brightest minds and most innovative organizations. The program acknowledges outstanding GEOINT achievements by individuals or teams in five categories: academia, community support,... read more

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GEOINT market report considers trends through 2026

February 8, 2016By

Where is the geointelligence (GEOINT) solutions market heading? Visiongain has issued a market report for those involved in the GEOINT sector. The report assesses potential revenues streams to 2026, including data, trends, opportunities and business prospects. The 492-page report is titled “Governmental Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Solutions Market Report 2016-2026: Digital Mapping, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Cloud-Based Geo-Analytics & Geo-Data Exploitation For Defence & Homeland Security.”... read more

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