Easy access to all the Government news updates

Subscribe and receive personalized news articles straight in your inbox

*By clicking "Join us now" you agree to receive emails, promotions and general messages from ExecutiveGov. In addition, you also agree to ExecutiveGov's Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions.

x
/

NGA Chooses 16 Orgs for Disparate Data Challenge Phase 2

1 min read

NGA-logoThe National Geospatial-Intelligency Agency has invited 15 entities to join the second phase of NGA’s competition that seeks methods to discover, retrieve and analyze data in disparate formats, schemas, interfaces and locations.

NGA said Wednesday 15 of the awardees received $10,000 cash prizes and one entity secured a non-cash award under the Disparate Data Challenge‘s first phase wherein participants were asked to implement functioning systems that could facilitate access and retrieval processes for representative data sets analysis.

“This challenge is part of a greater strategy to engage with innovators and problem solvers we haven’t typically worked with,” said Mark DiPaolo, chief of the NGA’s mainstreaming innovation branch.

NGA chose these organizations to participate in the second leg of the challenge:

  • App Symphony
  • Blue Zoo
  • CyberGIS
  • Diffeo
  • Enigma
  • Envitia
  • GeoFairy
  • MARI
  • MediaFlux
  • Meta DDC
  • Paxata
  • Pyxis
  • RAMADDA
  • SitScape
  • Sourcerer
  • Voyager
ExecutiveGov Logo

Sign Up Now! Executive Gov provides you with Free Daily Updates and News Briefings about Civilian

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.