SAIC GeoRover(R) Software Products Selected for National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Workstation
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today that its GeoRover(R) geospatial software was selected by the National Geospatial- Intelligence Agency (NGA) as part of the NGA Integrated Exploitation Capability (IEC) workstations baseline, Version 6.1.
GeoRover software products provide flexible user interfaces ideal for use in a fast-paced geospatial intelligence environment. Additionally, many of the products provide optimized capabilities for NGA analysts deployed in operational and "disconnected" situations. There are more than 4,200 licensed GeoRover software product users within the DoD and intelligence community, many in support of ongoing efforts within Iraq and Afghanistan.
The IEC is an NGA capability that procures, delivers and integrates National System for Geospatial Intelligence (NSG) imagery exploitation and information production capabilities within the geospatial intelligence community. The system is deployed on more than 2,600 workstations at 84 sites worldwide within the Department of Defense (DoD) and intelligence community.
"We are excited to provide our GeoRover products to such an important and large-scale program," said John Thomas, SAIC business unit general manager. "This demonstrates SAIC's capability to design and produce world-class software products to complement our technical services."
GeoRover products are a suite of geospatial software extensions developed to work with the ESRI(R) ArcGIS(R) Desktop software, specifically the ArcMap(TM) component of ArcGIS. The extensions provide robust geospatial data creation and fusion capabilities, powerful map and image data management and display tools, and much more. The GeoRover software extensions selected for the IEC workstations include Locus Track, RPF Tools, Coordinate Viewer, and Zoom Tools. Please visit georover.com to learn more about GeoRover software products.
SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military, agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With more than 44,000 employees in over 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.3 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2007.
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