October 19, 2010 -- Portland, OR and San Diego, CA -- Thetus Corporation, a leading provider of semantic knowledge modeling and discovery software, today announced a technology partnership with Open Solutions Group, Inc. (OpenSGI), a geospatial information technology company. The solution combines OpenSGI's Enterprise GeoCache product with the Thetus Savanna Analysis Solution to deliver high speed access to critical geospatial information and background maps -- enabling users to more efficiently search, relate, and visualize from a unified view of spatial data and non-spatial knowledge.
Government agencies need to get critical intelligence into the hands of their analysts and operational planners as quickly as possible. Thetus and OpenSGI meet this need by integrating Savanna’s ability to support flexible and changing models with GeoCache’s ability to bring lighting fast maps to the analyst desktop as an out-of-the-box integration.
Savanna, a comprehensive solution for tackling complex analysis, allows users to model problems, search across data sources and visualize results. Savanna provides an extensible set of knowledge, data and application web services that connect end-user analysts with data, models, enrichment tools, and geospatial services, creating a solution comprised of systems. Savanna brings a new standard of user experience and model-driven analysis tools to cultural, geo-cultural and human terrain analysis.
"A tremendous amount of information includes a spatial component," said Danielle Forsyth, Thetus founder and CEO. "We're excited to be working with a partner who understands the power of creating a framework in which knowledge models and geographic information can persist and evolve to meet a variety of objectives across a range of disciplines."
OpenSGI’s Enterprise GeoCache product, employs robust cloud computing technology, provides a portable and cost effective solution for geospatial data delivery with high data throughput over low banwidth networks. The Enterprise GeoCache System includes 40TB of worldwide geospatial data, consisting of National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) holdings and custom products such as commercial satellite, scanned maps, vector data sets, and more. GeoCache empowers organizations with mission critical imagery and spatial data in a fraction of a second.
About Thetus Corporation
Thetus Corporation provides semantic knowledge modeling and discovery solutions for extracting and managing information to support complex analysis and highly informed decision-making. These solutions create insight into the unique socio-cultural terrain that influences perceptions, decisions and behavior. Thetus empowers data-rich enterprises across a broad range of markets including energy, law enforcement, defense and intelligence, and environmental services to better utilize the knowledge that drives decisions. Founded in 2003, Thetus is a privately held corporation headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Learn more at http://www.thetus.com.
About Open Solutions Group, Inc.
Open Solutions Group Inc., is an information technology corporation that offers geospatial products and consulting services to a broad range of Federal, State, Local and Commercial clients. With offices in Northern Virginia and Southern California, OpenSGI is known for providing customers with next generation innovative solutions through a combination of crowd sourced data, openinnovations and industry collaboration. Their core offerings include Geospatial Information Systems (GIS), Location Intelligence and Cloud Computing. A staff of over 50 years of combined experience has enabled OpenSGI to be an industry front runner providing open source GIS solutions and integration services to their customers. Their flagship product, the Enterprise GeoCache Appliance, is capable of delivering worldwide high resolution geospatial data at a throughput of 6,000 images per second. You can learn more about OpenSGI at http://www.opensgi.com.
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