Tech News Roundup April 15

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Federal government to spend AU$5.95m on joint research with China – ZDNet Get your cycler to Mars: Buzz Aldrin lays out his not-so-simple plan to settle Mars in 2040 New Relic partners with Major League Baseball to highlight […]

Fed Tech Roundup February 4

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Cleared for takeoff: NJ college gets federal permission to operate drones – New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio Chaffetz subpoenas OPM’s Cobert – FCW.com Obama budget would boost feds’ pay 1.6 percent – FCW.com House panel subpoenas hacked federal […]

Meet Some Of The Incredible Speakers At The 30 April Synergy Forum: And Save Your Seat

It has been my pleasure to have the honor of working on the planning team for the 30 April Synergy Forum. This has been a great opportunity to interact with the DC strategy and technology community and I really look forward to seeing you all at this event. If you have not signed up yet […]

NGA and DigitalGlobe Release Powerful Application To Community Under Open Source License

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ― Margaret Mead Editor’s note: I’ve been in the position to observe both NGA and DigitalGlobe as organizations and have also been honored to meet both the two leaders referenced in this […]

30 July Analyst Forum: Incredible Agenda And Even Greater Attendees

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

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 […]