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Company Information:

Company Name: Securboration Inc
City: Melbourne
State: FL
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (919) 244-3946

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $3,145,687.00 30
SBIR Phase II $12,294,401.00 16
STTR Phase I $679,893.00 7
STTR Phase II $2,249,968.00 3

Award List:

EBO-Scenario Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
Securboration is pleased to propose an innovative approach to linking Effect Based Operation (EBO) Center Of Gravity analysis with simulation tools to determine the most effective Course Of Action (COA) to achieve the desired effects, entitled EBO-Scenario-Generation. EBO- Scenario-Generation… More

EBO-Scenario Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lee krause, President
Award Amount: $725,773.00
Abstract:
Securboration Inc. is pleased to propose an innovative approach to the automated creation of complete scenarios, or Scenario Generation (SGen), for mission planning simulation. This approach is a continuation of our Phase I effort, which successfullyvalidated our approach to scenario generation,… More

Information Uncertainty Portrayal

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Securboration Inc., teaming with Dr. Eugene Santos of the University of Connecticut, is pleased to propose our innovative approach for visualizing and assessing uncertainty entitled, Uncertainty Prediction System (UPSYS). During the phase one effort weplan to demonstrate how the innovative UPSYS… More

Campaign Level Adversarial Modeling System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lynn Lehman, Principal
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
An innovative framework to support adversarial modeling -- entitled Emergent Adversarial Modeling System (EAMS). EAMS leverages the Securboration team's past experience in knowledge integration, scenario generation and adversarial modeling to address the difficult problems facing the adversarial… More

A Family of Decision-Centric Software Applications for the Future ISR Network

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Senior Associate
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
Dynamic Intelligence Anticipation, Prioritization, and Exploitation System, or DIAPES. DIAPES combines an innovative application of ontology modeling, intelligence data integration; artificial intelligence techniques; and visualization to allow analysts to rapidly solve intelligence requirements in… More

Campaign Level Adversarial Modeling System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lynn Lehman, Principal
Award Amount: $747,899.00
Abstract:
Securboration, working closely with Dr. Eugene Santos from the University of Connecticut, is developing the Emergent Adversarial Modeling System (EAMS). EAMS models adversarial actions through a distinct link to adversarial intent and emergent (or dynamic) behavior. The Phase I effort proved the… More

Information Delivery and Display for Shared Awareness in the Net Centric Battlespace

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $98,897.00
Abstract:
Future military operations will continue to be Joint and Coalition efforts in the 21st century, thus the transformation of data into actionable knowledge and its fusion into a common operational picture is critical for all of our Services and allies. To support commanders faced with this complex… More

Automated Tools to Assist FDO Duties

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Tony Stirtzinger, Principal
Award Amount: $99,970.00
Abstract:
Foreign Disclosure officers are the personnel in the United States AOC responsible for implementing National Disclosure Policy (NDP) that governs disclosure of United States Classified Military Information (CMI) to foreign governments and international organizations. Increasing emphasis on… More

Algorithmic Tools for Adversarial Games

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: UNIV. OF CONNECTICUT
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Carol Welt
Abstract:
Securboration, working with University of Connecticut researchers Dr. Eugene Santos Jr. is pleased to propose the Dynamic Adversarial Gaming Algorithm (DAGA). DAGA will focus on expanding adversarial gaming algorithms to support an agent based dynamic adversarial environment. DAGA will provide the… More

Algorithmic Tools for Adversarial Games

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: DARTHMOUTH COLLEGE
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $750,000.00
RI Contact: Rebecca Clogston

Semantic Interoperability of C2 Tools and Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Anthony Stirtzinger, CTO
Award Amount: $99,913.00
Abstract:
Securboration, teaming with DMM Ventures, is pleased to propose C2 Ontology-based Semantic Interoperability Framework (C2OSIF). Securboration's technical approach to C2OSIF is focused on leveraging our extensive semantic web expertise along with our COI research and applying it to the practical… More

Asymmetric Adversary Tactics and Strategy Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lynn Lehman, Vice President
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
The Synthetic Adversary Tactics and Strategy (SATSS) service will provide a dynamic and realistic adversary for use in synthetic environments focusing on generation of tactics and strategies for real-world asymmetric adversaries to support the current and future needs of the modeling and simulation… More

Acquiring Probabilistic Knowledge for Information Fusion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lynn Lehman, Vice President
Award Amount: $99,998.00
Abstract:
Military decision makers are faced with vast arrays of complex interrelated data from numerous sources leading to information overload for military planners and analysts. Probabilistic information strategies have shown significant promise towards improving the current state of information fusion.… More

Advanced Self-Learning Ontologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Tony Stirtzinger, Principal
Award Amount: $99,991.00
Abstract:
Securboration, Dartmouth College, and George Mason University has created a uniquely qualified team to develop solutions in support of self-learning ontologies. Securboration's innovative approach called Ontology Generation and Evolution Processor (OGEP) directly attacks the main barrier which… More

Innovative Aids: Effects-Based Combat Assessment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Securboration's innovative approach is centered on the development of a Community of Exchange (CoEx) which represents the operational requirements and semantic dependencies that drive the operators' effective use of information to perform effects-based assessment. The Community of Exchange allows… More

Policy Definition and Enforcement for Virtual Enterprises

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Director Research and Development
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Securboration, working closely with Dr. Raymond A. Liuzzi, creates a world-class team to develop the next generation of access control policy for information exchange across virtual enterprises. Securboration's extensive experience in ontological modeling, semantics-based policy enforcement,… More

Information Trustworthiness, Integrity Non-Language Speech

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Andy Breeden, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $99,366.00
Abstract:
Securboration, working with Dartmouth University researcher Dr. Eugene Santos Jr., proposes the Semantic Integration Environment for Determining Information Trustworthiness (SIEDIT). The key barriers to effective information utilization is that analysts either use information with no underlying… More

Training for Socio-Cultural Considerations in Planning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Securboration, working closely with Dr. Eugene Santos Jr, from Dartmouth College, creates a world-class, socio-cultural training program development team. With an extensive background and expertise in Air Operations Center (AOC) operations, effects-based planning and assessment, intelligence,… More

Semantic Interoperability of C2 Tools and Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Anthony Stirtzinger, CTO
Award Amount: $749,990.00
Abstract:
The issue of interoperability is a common focus for current and future DoD efforts. Integration and fusion of information resources is a high priority in both military and commercial business organizations. With the explosion of web-based resources, the interoperability of information has become an… More

Measuring and Mapping Political Will

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $99,990.00
RI Contact: Eugene Santos
Abstract:
Today's strategic threat is far more fragmented than during the Cold War era. The 21st century strategic threat triad - failed states, global terrorism, and WMD proliferation -represents the greatest modern day threat to our national security interests . The common factor that exacerbates this… More

Mitigate IED threat by Leveraging an Effect-based Approach

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
Improvised Explosive Devices or IEDs have proven to be the insurgency's most effective method to date in Iraq and Afghanistan for countering the military superiority of coalition forces. Their consequences are devastating to coalition troops and their use derails Combatant Commanders from… More

Unconventional Sensor Data Access and Integration

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
Non-Traditional Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (NTISR) is a growing capability for the US military. The concept of every platform, vehicle, soldier, sailor, and airman being a sensor contributing to situational awareness of the operational environment is now firmly entrenched in the… More

Training for Socio-Cultural Considerations in Planning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Gary Aldrich, Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
Traditional military planning has the single focus of defeating another military force in a rural, wide-scale attrition based war. Recent history has forced a change in that mindset and underscored the fact that our modern military encounters significantly more complex problems. Warfighters in… More

Rapid Identification of Asymmetric Threat Networks from Large Amounts of Unstructured Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
The asymmetric adversary the U.S. faces today and in the foreseeable future is radically different from previous adversaries and must be thought of in an entirely new light. As events in Afghanistan and Iraq illustrate, warfare is being transformed from a closed, state-sponsored affair to one in… More

Rapid Tactics Development Using Existing, Low-Cost Virtual Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Brian Teer, Director
Award Amount: $79,998.00
Abstract:
It is imperative that we enable our training capabilities to evolve rapidly to support changing training needs. This, in turn, requires the capability to rapidly adjust and modify behavior models in an unprecedented manner. This capability is needed in all domains, including air, ground, surface,… More

Variable Continuity of Operations/Service-Oriented Architecture (COOP/SOA) Services

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Gary Aldrich, Systems Engineer
Award Amount: $99,991.00
Abstract:
Continuity of Operations (COOP) has taken on new meaning in the 21st century with threats from terrorism, natural disasters and cyber warfare. The threat also extends beyond key personnel to Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence C4I. Prior to 9/11 COOP was a cold war relic… More

Measuring Progress in Conflict Environments (MPICE) Modeling and Simulation Toolchest and Analysts Work Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Director, Research and Development
Award Amount: $99,989.00
Abstract:
The 21st century strategic threat triad - failed states, global terrorism, and WMD proliferation - represents the greatest modern day threat. The common factor exacerbating this threat triad is instability. DoD is striving to identify metrics to assess progress towards stability. The Measuring… More

Policy Definition and Enforcement for Virtual Enterprises

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $749,994.00
Abstract:
Net-centric enterprise solutions that include semantic integration techniques coupled with distributed service oriented architectures provide unprecedented potential to increase the warfighter's situational awareness. The Knowledge Management Framework (KMF) for the US Air Force 45th Space Wing at… More

Innovative Aids: Effects-Based Combat Assessment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Phil Warlick, President
Award Amount: $749,988.00
Abstract:
Combat, or Tactical, Assessment is the crucial first step in a larger Effects-Based Assessment (EBA) process. Unfortunately current tactical assessment tools and processes are insufficient to function in an EBA environment. Consequently, they do not feed operational, campaign, or national… More

Advanced Self-Learning Ontologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Tony Stirtzinger, CIO
Award Amount: $747,122.00
Abstract:
Ontology development has increased over the last few years concurrent with the rise in popularity of web services and other technologies positioned to leverage the semantic capabilities of an ontology-based solution. Extending the notion of data models or object models, an ontology can provide rich… More

Measuring Progress in Conflict Environments (MPICE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Bruce Mcqueary, VP
Award Amount: $729,999.00
Abstract:
Today's strategic threat is far more fragmented than during the Cold War era. The US and its allies face asymmetric adversaries and irregular warfare tactics that effectively allow small groups of insurgents to destabilize entire nations. The result is an increase in Stability, Security, Transition,… More

Automation of Technical Reachback for PMESII Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Stabilization and Reconstruction Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: USC ISI
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Elizabeth Hisserich
Abstract:
Failing or failed states and those emerging from conflict pose one of today's greatest security challenges. To address these challenges DoD has given stability operations priority comparable to combat operations. DoD also recognizes that reconstruction and stability (R/S) operations are more than… More

Automated Data Transformations for Net-Centric Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $99,145.00
Abstract:
The ever increasing number of web data sources and the additional complexity of sharing data among databases creates a growing need for less labor intensive schema matching and translation techniques. Securboration, teaming with Dr. Jens Pohl, Professor of Architecture and Executive Director of the… More

A Hybrid Architecture Approach to Forecasting Adversary Reactions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, Director, Engineering and
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
Course of action (COA) analysis, especially adversary reaction prediction, that occurs during the Joint Operation Planning Process/Joint Air Estimate Process (JOPP/JAEP) has benefited by applying advanced computing algorithms. Typically though, algorithms have been narrowly applied to solve niche… More

Mitigate IED threat by Leveraging an Effect-based Approach

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $746,450.00
Abstract:
The Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) has identified three lines of operations to combat the IED threat: defeat the device, defeat the network, and train the force. While defeating the device is necessary, attacking the network is the only line of operation that supports intervention to the… More

Variable Continuity of Operations/Service-Oriented Architecture (COOP/SOA) Services

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Lynn Lehman, Vice President
Award Amount: $749,997.00
Abstract:
Comprehensive COOP strategies have taken on increased emphasis due to evolving threats, including the increasing threat from cyber warfare and terrorism and the ever-present threat from natural disasters and other forms of disruption. As DoD architectures become more net-centric and globally… More

A Hybrid Architecture Approach to Forecasting Adversary Reactions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, President – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $743,387.00
Abstract:
Course of action (COA) analysis, especially adversary reaction prediction, that occurs during the Joint Operation Planning Process/Joint Air Estimate Process (JOPP/JAEP) has benefited by applying advanced computing algorithms. Typically though, algorithms have been narrowly applied to solve niche… More

Developing Capabilities for the Visualization and Analysis of Qualitative Data within Geographic Information Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President
Award Amount: $69,976.00
Abstract:
Understanding the dynamics of today's operational environment requires collection and analysis of nontraditional, qualitative intelligence that current GIS options cannot support. To bridge quantitative GIS and these emerging qualitative sources, and apply it to arguably the most pressing… More

Automated Data Transformations for Net-Centric Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President, R&D – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $747,985.00
Abstract:
The ever increasing number of web data sources and the additional complexity of sharing data among databases creates a growing need for less labor intensive schema matching and translation techniques. Securboration, teaming with Dr. Jens Pohl, Professor of Architecture and Executive Director of the… More

Secure Web-Based Content Distribution System (CDS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Tony Stirtzinger, Principal – (321) 591-3295
Award Amount: $99,996.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The Air Force currently relies on large, fixed nodes, such as the Air Operations Center, for their command and control (C2) and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) needs. These sites are tasked with providing critical processing, analysis and dissemination. This… More

Design and Analysis of Multi-core Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: The University of Texas at El Paso
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, Vice President – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $99,984.00
RI Contact: Marisa Sanchez
Abstract:
Using current design methods programmers cannot determine effective use of threading strategies that can maximize the effectiveness of multi-core architectures. Approaches such as effective threading strategies including, how many threads are needed, where the threading occurs, the existence of… More

Operating System Mechanisms for Many-Core Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $99,974.00
RI Contact: John Chaffee
Abstract:
To maximize multicore architectures Securboration is teaming with multicore expert Dr. Frank Muller from the North Carolina State University to develop the Pico-kernel Adaptive and Scalable Operating-system, or PICASO, which has the potential for transformative advances in science and technology.… More

Apps for Rapid Epidemiological Analysis (AREA)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President, R&D – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $149,994.00
Abstract:
Health surveillance has the potential to contribute to understanding epidemic causes and progression. It consists of systematic collection and reporting of population-based data for the purposes of detecting, characterizing, and countering health threats. While this is sound theory, in practice,… More

Link Analysis of Knowledge Derived from Social Media Sources

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, VP, Research and Development – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $149,995.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Warfare is being transformed from a closed, state-sponsored affair to distributed terrorist activities enabled by social media. Today"s terrorists are extremely internet savvy. They recruit, organize, seek advice, assistance and material support; and manage their illicit drug trade… More

Enhanced Summarizations of Streaming Text

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Josh Powers, CTO – (571) 338-6957
Award Amount: $78,603.00
Abstract:
Streams of time-stamped, unstructured text content represent both a valuable information resource for analysts and a daunting volume of input which must be sifted and sorted according to multiple perspectives. Securboration proposes Topical Summarization Over Time (TSOT), which treats summaries as… More

Developing Capabilities for the Visualization and Analysis of Qualitative Data within Geographic Information Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President, R&D – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $364,970.00
Abstract:
The complexities and challenges in today"s counterinsurgency (COIN) environment require warfighters to constantly learn and adapt to new social systems and networks, shifting alliances, and uncertain host-nation support. Understanding these dynamics requires the collection and analysis of… More

Inferring Social and Psychological Meaning in Social Media

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Research Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, President – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $99,946.00
RI Contact: Carlos Guestrin
Abstract:
The rapid ascent and adoption of social media as the dominant form of communication has led to significant analysis challenges. In particular, there is a gap in theoretically informed methods to analyze data mined and collected from social media. One primary cause of this gap is the lack of fusing… More

Link Analysis of Knowledge Derived from Social Media Sources

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, Vice President – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $749,992.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Warfare is being transformed from a closed, state-sponsored affair to distributed terrorist activities enabled by social media. In Phase I of this research, Securboration developed the prototype Link Analysis Knowledge Environment (LAKE) to enable analyst driven social network analysis.… More

Progressive Model Generation for Adaptive Resilient System Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Vanderbilt University
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, Vice President R&D – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $79,999.00
RI Contact: George E. Cook
Abstract:
Complex software systems are typically developed by disparate engineering teams working concurrently. At the same time, software requirements are frequently dynamic, evolving even during active development cycles. Discrepancies between how software is defined and how it is implemented at the modular… More

Cross Domain Dissemination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, VP Research and Development – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $149,993.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Securboration will develop Cross Domain Dissemination of Assured and Appropriate Intelligence Data (CDD-AAID) to seamlessly support the flow of correctly classified, releasable security metadata to enable rapid dissemination of intelligence products across security domains. Securboration… More

Presentation and Management of Blue Force Capabilities

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President R&D – (321) 591-7271
Award Amount: $149,997.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: There is a gap in the battle planning community with respect to blue force situational awareness. Specifically, military commanders and operators do not have timely and accurate information about what resources are available to them, where they are, and how best to use them in a mission.… More

Advanced Self-Learning Ontologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Anthony Stirtzinger, Principal – (321) 591-3295
Award Amount: $1,490,873.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: This SBIR is intended to directly support a Small Business Technology Transition Plan (STTP) that provides a roadmap to leverage semantic technologies to support potentially very large (order of magnitude) cost savings and capability enhancements as the Air Force (AF) complies with the… More

A Hybrid Architecture Approach to Forecasting Adversary Reactions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, VP Research and Developme – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $749,982.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The objective of effort is to research and develop a Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) service-based capability to meet the Air Operations Center"s (AOC) requirements for increased situational awareness with respect to the GPS signal environment. The PNT Constraint Service… More

Operating System Mechanisms for Many-Core Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Bruce McQueary, Vice President – (321) 591-7371
Award Amount: $749,992.00
RI Contact: John Chaffee
Abstract:
In the Phase I portion of this STTR, Securboration and renowned multicore expert Dr. Frank Mueller from North Carolina State University designed, developed, and benchmarked the proof-of-concept Pico-kernel Adaptive and Scalable Operating-system (PICASO) for many-core architectures. The Securboration… More

Design and Analysis of Multi-core Software

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Research Institution: University of Texas at El Paso
Principal Investigator: Lee Krause, Vice President – (321) 591-9836
Award Amount: $749,976.00
RI Contact: Marisa Sanchez
Abstract:
Modern processor design is trending increasingly toward multicore architectures. This is problematic for programmers because writing a correct parallel program is known to be difficult compared to writing the equivalent sequential program. Additionally, a wide body of sequential code has already… More

Fashioning of an Adaptive Workspace through Autonomous Services

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bridget McInnes, Compotational Linguist – (919) 217-7269
Award Amount: $149,888.00
Abstract:
The Intelligence Community (IC) has applied significant effort towards creating automated adaptive workspaces. One success in this area originated with DARPA's Personalized Assistant that Learns (PAL), which focuses on improving the way that computers support humans through the use of cognitive… More