Getting Data AI-Ready: JAIC Awards NT Concepts $241.6M DRAID BOA

Vienna, VA—NT Concepts announced today that the company was selected to receive a Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) for the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) Data Readiness for Artificial Intelligence Development (DRAID) program. With a ceiling of $241.6 million, the five-year rapid acq...

How to Talk Data Readiness

Rapid evolution and advancement of technology demand federal agencies adapt, shift, and change their data strategies or plans of action. Embracing disruption is key to recognizing and implementing these transforming technologies. The latest industry trend is to utilize the vast amount of data a...

Developing AI/ML-enabling Ecosystems

“DOD points to ride-sharing service Uber as an analogy to describe its desired end state for JADC2. Uber combines two different apps—one for riders and a second for drivers. Using the respective users’ positions, the Uber algorithm determines the optimal match based on distance, travel time, an...

The [Hidden] Challenges of ML Series: Quadrant 1 Project Design

As a Ph.D. computer and data scientist, systems and software engineer, applied statistician, and engineering fellow, I have worked on multiple large-scale Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) projects for more than 30 years. Through that extensive experience, I have seen that cr...

The [Hidden] Challenges of Machine Learning: A Five Part Series

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are a thing. They are here and here to stay. The NT Concepts Data Science Team is hard at work applying differentiating methods and models to complex data sets for our federal customers. We try our hands at everything from computer vision and...