Systems and Services for Real-Time Web Access to NPP Data

Award Information
Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch: N/A
Contract: NNX10RA77P
Agency Tracking Number: 095600
Amount: $97,758.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: S6.03
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
6411 IvyLane, Suite 300, Greenbelt, MD, 20770-3212
DUNS: 803721679
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: Y
Principal Investigator
 Jack Kelly
 Principal Investigator
 (240) 542-1104
 kelly@gst.com
Business Contact
 Jack Kelly
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Phone: (240) 542-1104
Email: kelly@gst.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Global Science & Technology, Inc. (GST) proposes to investigate information processing and delivery technologies to provide near-real-time Web-based access to satellite data from the National Polar-Orbiting Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Preparatory Project (NPP). We will investigate computing hardware and software requirements for serving data products acquired through NPP Direct Broadcast to modelers, forecasters, and decision-makers, via industry-standard Web services, within minutes of sensor acquisition. This effort will fill in a notable gap in the transition between current observational systems and the future NPOESS (National Polar-Orbiting Environmental Satellite System.

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