RESTON, Va. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — November 7, 2013 — PIXIA Corp., the industry leader in large data access solutions was selected to receive the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation 2013 Industry Achievement Award for promoting standard open architectures in geospatial data environments.
PIXIA Corp. was recognized for developing and donating their Wide Area Motion Imagery specification to the Open Geospatial Consortium who adopted it as an international best practice earlier this year. This effort paves the way for a future user environment that advances the geospatial intelligence tradecraft by enabling interoperability across all geospatial data types.
“We are honored to be selected for this prestigious award by the leading advocate for the Geospatial Intelligence industry,” said Rudi Ernst, CEO of PIXIA Corp. “This recognition reaffirms the importance of providing our customers data-as-a-service via open standards to drastically improve workflows by streaming data on demand to any analytic tools in limited bandwidth environments.”
PIXIA Corp. (PIXIA) is the industry leader in high-performance scalable data access solutions for a variety of high-volume data problems such as Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI), Full Motion Video (FMV), and Geospatial-Intelligence (GEOINT) data. Its core technology focuses on increased storage I/O, scalability and interoperability to power large datasets to be access anywhere within a cloud environment. PIXIA’s three product lines, HiPER LOOK®, HiPER STARE® and HiPER WATCH®, empower warfighters and analysts to access a variety of geospatial data throughout the Enterprise. See more at www.pixia.com.
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