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Presented By:

  • ClearEdge IT Solutions
    ClearEdge IT Solutions

    ClearEdge IT Solutions provides Software Engineering, Big Data, Cloud, and Data Science solutions and services to the Intelligence Community. We have a proven track record of successfully utilizing the Hadoop ecosystem for a variety of customers. We are personally committed to responding to our customers' requirements by attracting only the best engineers.

  • Sqrrl

    Sqrrl is the Big Data Analytics company that lets organizations pinpoint and react to unusual activity by automatically uncovering hidden connections in their data. Sqrrl's linked data analysis platform gives analysts a way to visually investigate these connections, allowing them to rapidly understand their surrounding contexts and take action. With Sqrrl's cybersecurity solution, users can detect and respond to advanced data breaches associated with cyber-espionage activity, insider threats, and other types of hard-to-detect attacks. At the core of Sqrrl’s architecture are a variety of Big Data technologies, including Hadoop, link analysis, machine learning, Data-Centric Security, and advanced visualization.

Platinum Sponsors:

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
    Booz Allen Hamilton

    Booz Allen Hamilton is a leading provider of management consulting, analytics, technology, and engineering services to the US government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets, and to major corporations and not-for-profit organizations. Booz Allen has an ongoing commitment to support data science education and awareness, as evidenced by its recently launched Explore Data Science training program, its Field Guide to Data Science, and its leadership in launching the first-ever National Data Science Bowl.

  • General Dynamics
    General Dynamics

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has been solving our customer's most challenging problems through the design, development and deployment of High Performance Computing (HPC) systems. With unsurpassed mission knowledge and an open approach, General Dynamics is leading a revolution by powering Big Data Analytics with HPC to create High Performance Data Analytics. This innovation helps customers achieve near real time execution of mission tasks and high productivity data analytics efficiently and effectively.

  • Hortonworks

    Hortonworks is the only 100-percent open source software provider to develop, distribute and support an Apache Hadoop platform explicitly architected, built and tested for enterprise-grade deployments. Hortonworks stewards the core and delivers the critical services required by the enterprise to reliably and effectively run Hadoop at scale. Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions.

Gold Sponsors:

  • Cloudera

    Cloudera is revolutionizing enterprise data management with the first unified Platform for Big Data, an enterprise data hub built on Apache Hadoop. Cloudera offers enterprises one place to store, process and analyze all their data, empowering them to extend the value of existing investments while enabling fundamental new ways to derive value from their data.

  • CSC
    Computer Sciences Corporation

    Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is a global leader of next generation information technology services and solutions. CSC's North American Public Sector leverages commercial best practices and proven technologies to bring scalable, more cost-effective IT solutions to government agencies seeking efficiency through innovation.

  • Leidos

    Leidos is a science and technology solutions leader working to address some of the world's toughest challenges in national security, health, and engineering. The Company's 21,000 employees support vital missions for our government and the commercial sector, develop innovative solutions to drive better outcomes, and defend our Nation's digital and physical infrastructure from 'new world' threats.

  • Splunk

    Splunk Inc. provides the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software and cloud services enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 8,400 organizations use Splunk software to mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost. Splunk products include Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk™: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop and premium Splunk Apps.

Silver Sponsors:

  • 2HB

    From comprehensive project management support to complex system engineering services and application development, we offer complete IT solutions. 2HB provides core competencies consisting of comprehensive engineering services, including, system engineering, management consulting, software design, financial consulting and specialized technology solutions.

  • Asymmetrik

    Asymmetrik is different — we make a huge difference using very small teams by seeking out the best performers and treating them as partners.  Asymmetrik brings on top-tier engineers and analysts and cross-pollinates them to create mission impactful solutions. We work with the latest technologies, including the MEAN stack (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node), D3, ELK stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana), nginx, and Accumulo.  Due to recent contract wins, Asymmetrik has a strong need for smart and ambitious software developers to help build tactical real-time I&W systems.

  • MapR

    MapR delivers on the promise of Hadoop with a proven, enterprise-grade platform that supports a broad set of mission-critical and real-time production uses. MapR brings unprecedented dependability, ease-of-use, and world-record speed to Hadoop, NoSQL, database and streaming applications in one unified Big Data platform. MapR is used by more than 500 customers across financial services, retail, media, healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunications and government organizations as well as by leading Fortune 100 and Web 2.0 companies.

  • Next Century
    Next Century

    By marrying industry-leading strategy and technology with a passion for advancing the greater good, Next Century delivers a new class of insightful, intuitive, and efficient technology solutions for healthcare, national security, and corporate security industries. Next Century's expertise lies in geographic information systems (GIS), image exploitation, mobile computing, wireless networks, visualization, and user interface design.

  • Praxis

    Praxis Engineering, headquartered in Annapolis Junction, Maryland, is a consulting, products, and solutions firm dedicated to the practical application of software and systems engineering technologies to ensure the success of our customers. Praxis Engineering brings together world class engineering talent combined with engineering best practices, domain expertise, commercial technologies, and proven agile management approaches to create high-value solutions aimed at helping our customers meet their mission critical needs.

  • SSATi

    SSATi provides quality software and systems engineering solutions for the intelligence community. Over the past several years, SSATI has emerged a leader in Cloud Technologies. With over half of our company cloud certified (CCDH), we have been able to harness this expertise to create truly innovative capabilities such as Federated Map Reduce Frameworks, Cloud Based “On Demand” Entity Extraction engines and much more. Our established experience across the intelligence community offers proven performance and valuable expertise across the big data and cloud analytics realms.

  • WaveStrike

    WaveStrike is a woman-owned small business providing Cloud Software Engineering and Administrative services to the Intelligence Community. With a focus in large scale data repositories and cloud analytics, WaveStrike engineers help to solve some of our customers’ toughest challenges. WaveStrike engineers contribute directly to the Accumulo project and constantly develop unique solutions using the powerful features of Accumulo. Our collective expertise provides both value to our customers, and a great environment for career growth.

Media Sponsors:

  • O'Reilly

    O'Reilly spreads the knowledge of innovators through its technology books, online services, magazines, research, and tech conferences. Since 1978, O'Reilly has been a chronicler and catalyst of leading-edge development, homing in on the technology trends that really matter and galvanizing their adoption by amplifying “faint signals” from the alpha geeks who are creating the future. An active participant in the technology community, O'Reilly has a long history of advocacy, meme-making, and evangelism.

Community Sponsors:

  • The Apache Software Foundation
    The Apache Software Foundation

    The mission of the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) is to provide software for the public good. We do this by providing services and support for many for like-minded software project communities of individuals.