NASA’s Enterprise Agreement (EA) with Esri provides licensing and access to a wide range of these commercial GIS capabilities. This talk will provide a brief overview of the GIS capabilities available, the non-NASA data that is available and a description of the audience that can be reached through these tools. NASA’s current uses will be summarized (including those not on this planet) and several examples demonstrated.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021, 11am-12pm EST
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IS&T Colloquium Committee Host: Matt Dosberg
Mike Little currently works in the Computational and Information Systems Technology Office (CISTO Code 606), supporting the strategic planning for the High-End Computing (HEC) Program. His primary focus is on improving the usability of computing to the science community, including supercomputing, edge and cloud computing. He is also the system owner for NASA’s access to the Arc-GIS Online. Previously, Mike managed the Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) Program and before that he worked at the Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC) and lead the CERES Data Management Team. Before working in Earth science, he worked in the Langley CIO’s office and NASA HQ’s Office of Aeronautics, Exploration and Space Technology (Code R), the Census Bureau, commercial professional services firms and was a nuclear propulsion qualified US Navy officer serving in submarines.