AFCEA thanks the following companies for their support.

NGA neither states nor implies any endorsement, association, or recommendation with regard to AFCEA or any other non-Federal entity participating in this event.


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Akamai® is the leading cloud platform for helping government provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. The Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly mobile world, enabling government to securely leverage the cloud.

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Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has agility to innovate and strength to deliver for the NSG community.  We provide world-class experts in advanced geospatial-intelligence, from persistent data collection hardware, advanced processing and exploitation, to enterprise solutions using an open source framework.  Ball is a partner of choice for NGA and the larger NSG community.

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General Dynamics’ broad portfolio leverages big and large data techniques, intelligence, and trusted services to enhance operational utility in support of worldwide missions. From putting activity-based intelligence in the hands of the user, to coupling innovative collection techniques with mission-focused solutions, General Dynamics brings innovation to every mission.

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MDA Information Systems LLC provides efficient and advanced information solutions to government and commercial customers. The Geospatial Solutions Division uses remote sensing, GIS, multi-source data, and large volume image and data processing technology to provide cutting edge intelligence and information products and analysis services.


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PIXIA is the industry leader in high-performance, scalable data access solutions for large-data.  It’s innovative technology and HiPER LOOK™, HiPER STARE™, and HiPER WATCH ™ products focus on increased storage I/O scalability and interoperability to empower data-as-a-service (DaaS) to be accessed anywhere within a cloud environment.

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As a small business, SAI works with clients in the private and public sectors to streamline business processes, improve productivity and build programs in alignment with the organizations goals and missions.  In recognition of our quality services, SAI has been awarded the GDIT 2013 Quality Service Provider Award.

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Since 1980, ViON has been providing IT solutions in support of the nation’s most sensitive operations; working with major OEM’s to support FMV, VDI, Cloud and Big Data missions.  ViON is the provider of the largest Storage-as-a-Service contract in the DoD and the Prime on the Large Data Object Store contract.



Accenture Federal Services is a U.S. company, with offices in Arlington, Va., and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP. Accenture’s federal business serves every cabinet-level department and 20 of the largest federal organizations with clients at defense, intelligence, public safety and civilian agencies.


As an industry leader in network innovation, Juniper Networks is focused on designing and delivering systems and software that fit the needs of our worldwide customers.  For hundreds of U.S. Federal Government organizations, Juniper understands and implements high-performance, scalable, and cost-effective networking environments that meet security, efficiency, and mission objectives.

Mercom Corporation is a premier technology firm providing its customers with unique solutions based on state of the art technologies for today and tomorrow. Mercom is experienced with both IT product sales & services. Mercom is an ISO 9001:2008, WOSB, EDWOSB, SDB and MBE/WBE Certified SMALLBUSINESS.

NetApp creates innovative storage systems and software that help customers around the world store, manage, protect, and retain one of their most precious assets: their data. Defense and intelligence agencies choose NetApp storage to optimize efficiencies, deliver performance, drive down costs, and prepare their IT infrastructure for the future. Learn more at


Backed by In-Q-Tel, Pure Storage delivers all flash enterprise storage for less than the cost of spinning disk. Data reduction, performance, and simplicity guaranteed.  For more information, visit




PwC's Public Sector Practice helps federal agencies solve complex business issues, manage risk and add value through our comprehensive service offerings in financial management; program management; human capital; enterprise effectiveness; governance, risk and compliance; and technology, all of which are delivered seamlessly throughout the world. To find out more, visit

Quantum is a proven global expert in Data Protection and Big Data management, providing specialized storage solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. With Quantum, customers can Be Certain they're maximizing their data's value by protecting and preserving it over its entire lifecycle. See how at


Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, (Samsung Mobile) a Dallas-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets wireless handsets, wireless infrastructure and other telecommunications products throughout North America.



Used by over 2,000 organizations including NSA, DIA, NGA and other DoD/IC agencies, Aspera’s award-winning fasp™ technology is a proven standard for high-speed data movement across wide area and mobile networks. Aspera software delivers efficient, fast, reliable, and secure transfers, regardless of data size, network distance and conditions.

Esri is transforming how organizations manage, analyze, and share vast amounts of information to solve problems and make informed decisions.  Implementing ArcGIS as a platform leverages big data, web technologies, and integrated apps to make GIS easy to use, more accessible, and collaborative. 

Geospatial Intelligence Forum, the magazine of the National Intelligence Community. Focused on all aspects of Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) and related technologies, it serves senior leadership within the DOD and IC with editorial coverage that includes exclusive in-depth interviews, emerging technologies, major programs and products, from collection to analysis to dissemination.

Infoblox (NYSE:BLOX) helps customers control their networks. Our innovative solutions help the federal government connect end users, devices, and networks while reducing costs, increasing security and maximizing uptime.  Infoblox solutions help over 6 ,900 customers in 25 countries make their networks more available, secure and automated. 

Veeam Software develops innovative solutions for VMware and Hyper-V. Veeam Backup & Replication is the #1 VM Backup solution. Veeam ONE is a single solution for real-time monitoring, resource optimization and management reporting. Veeam Management Pack and Smart Plug-in extend monitoring to VMware through Microsoft System Center and HP Operations Manager.



For more information about these opportunities, please contact:

Matthew Darnell

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J. Spargo & Associates, Inc