FAIRBANKS, Alaska, Dec. 4, 2018 – The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) awarded GeoNorth Information Systems (GNIS) a five-year, $15 million contract for persistent surveillance services of the Arctic region. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide a scalable geospatial processing platform to enable the surveillance project.
GNIS is excited to be partnering with Descartes Labs on the DARPA Geospatial Cloud Analytics program.
Link to the Fast Company article: https://www.fastcompany.com/90235426/decartes-labs-won-millions-from-dar...
Link to DARPA GCA Program: https://www.darpa.mil/news-events/2017-10-11
GNIS products and services are available via GSA IT Schedule 70 and NASA SEWP, both GWAC contracts. GWACs simplify the acquisition process for acquiring commercial-off-the-shelf products and services and are accessible to nearly all U.S. government agencies.
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An interesting read about Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) and how today's ecologists are using it to better understand our natual environment, including the Arctic.
GNIS is exhibiting at the GEOINT Symposium in Tampa, Florida. Come visit us in booth #1529 to see how we are working to automate GEOINT production workflows for U.S. Defense and Intelligence communities. Our products and services provide authoritative content to the analytic enterprises of our clients throughout the GEOINT communities. Come by to learn more about these capabilities and how we can put them to work for your organization.
(GNIS is an Alaska Native Corp. and an SBA-certified 8a firm. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Tatitlek Corp. of Anchorage, Alaska.)