30 July Analyst Forum: Incredible Agenda And Even Greater Attendees

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We are now two days away from the 30 July Analyst Forum, an event we organized with our partners at the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). Now that I have seen the most recent list of attendees coming to the forum I am more excited than ever. Although we have a a great agenda, […]

NGA Continues To Engage With Open Source Community Via GitHub

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We previously wrote about NGA on GitHub here and have also provided a few tutorials on GitHub and what enterprise professionals should know about it here. With this post I would like to provide an update on what NGA is up to now in this area. The main GitHub page for NGA is at: National Geospatial-Intelligence […]

What The Enterprise IT Professional Needs To Know About Git and GitHub

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GitHub is so hot right now I know you have heard of it and you may even have your own account there. But we are finding GitHub to be of use in ways far more than we expected it to be and think it may disrupt (in a good way) many business processes that it […]

NGA joins GitHub, offers code to help disaster response

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We read this press release with pleasure and have deep respect for the incredibly hard work required to achieve the kinds of success demonstrated here. It is not easy to get things like this done in government. From: the NGA pless release at http://ctolink.us/PYD2IQ NGA joins GitHub, offers code to help disaster response April 11, 2014 […]

Now That You Are Headed To Geoint, What Should You Do There?

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Are you the kind of person that thinks long range planning means anything that is more than 24 hours out? If so, don’t feel lonely! Especially when it comes to events like the Geoint Symposium 14-17 Apr.  You know it is going to be a great event and you don’t need to put too much effort […]

Exclusive Survey Results: Best Practices for Federal #BigData Projects

The attached report is designed to help both industry and government practitioners field better data systems into their enterprises. The report is based on interviews with government thought leaders, engagement with the community via our Government Big Data Newsletter, and focused sessions with key Big Data integrators. A key topic of the report is best […]