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BOLOBeat – One Touch Safety

The word is out about BOLOBeat! In the last two months, BOLOBeat has been presented and positively received at two major law enforcement conferences and the team has built relationships with key industry partners.

In October, Lt. Steven Olson had the honor of presenting BOLOBeat at the Maryland Sheriff’s Association. Thirteen Maryland counties were in attendance and the majority of these attendees have expressed interest in further discussion. Lt. Olson will be following up with the sheriffs and collaborating with them on how BOLOBeat can best serve their county.

 

BOLOBeat representatives Lt. Steven Olson and Tony Alletag traveled to Baton Rouge, LA for the…

ACES, Inc’s new Domestic Watch wins award in EPIC App Challenge

ACES, Inc. (in coordination with our parent company IEA) recently participated in the 2018 Intelligence & National Security Summit (INSS) EPIC App Challenge where participants had a short 10 days to develop a capability utilizing open data sets which focuses on anticipating events that have impact to National Security.  The EPIC App Challenge is an Intelligence-Community-focused challenge for developers directed at one or more hard problems the IC is facing today. ACES, Inc. was one of 9 teams to participate in the App Challenge and was honored with a 2nd Place award for our capability which we called Domestic Watch.

The EPIC App Challenge…

BOLOBeat

ACES, Inc. is excited to announce BOLOBeat – a One Touch Safety App that aids in Getting Violent Offenders off the Street, Keeping Officers Safe, and Closing Cases.  BOLOBeat, a streamlined method for sending crucial and timely intel to officers who are affected most, serves as an instant conduit of information between detectives investigating violent crime and “boots on the ground” patrol officers.  By eliminating the communication gap that often exists between detectives and patrol officers, BOLOBeat serves to reduce violent crime, build strong cases in court, and hold violent people accountable for their actions.

How does one app do all this? Simple.…

ACES, Inc. is proud to announce that we have partnered with our customers and are making available new development opportunities in unclassified environments.  As a defense contractor, many of our employees are required to work in secure government facilities. These locations can restrict the ease of access to critical tools often used by developers.  The unclassified development environment enables quicker access to newer tools, libraries, and processes resulting in the faster production of better code.  As a result, developers have more freedom and access to cutting edge advancements in the commercial world that typically take years to traverse the gap…

ACES Diversifies with Commercial Projects

 

ACES Diversifies with Commercial Projects

ACES has over 10 years of experience supporting government contracts, bringing a wealth of experience developing solutions for complex problems. ACES has expertise in all aspects of Software Development including Web Design, Database Management, System Administration, Cyber Security, Mobile App development and managing Virtualized Infrastructure. With these skills, ACES has recently been able to diversify into the commercial market, successfully completing projects for new customers in the non-government realm.   While ACES’s dedication and commitment remains focused on supporting our government customers, software development in the commercial industry stimulates innovation within our technical staff and provides the…

Relief for Puerto Rico

We will be hosting a Happy Hour and collection event on Thursday 10/19 for Puerto Rico at the Frisco Tap House in Columbia. Fuse Engineering and ClearShark have also joined us in hope of collecting as many goods as possible!

Attached you will find a flyer that was quickly put together with the necessary information. You can freely distribute the flyer to your customer and associates. Please make sure that they register via the Eventbrite page so that we may plan accordingly for food and drink https://fuse_pr_relief.eventbrite.com

A list of needed donation items can be found below, as well as additional information about…

ACES, Inc. Summer 2017 Internship

ACES, Inc. Summer Internship

Each summer, ACES, Inc. offers internship program opportunities to students nearing the end of their schooling. These internships provide learning experiences for the interns and directly benefits ACES, Inc. by expanding our internal and external customer base and improving our support to them. ACES, Inc. looks for real-world opportunities that interns can take on and accomplish goals set by those customers.

As the summer comes to an end, we asked our current interns to reflect on their experiences here at ACES, Inc. and below you’ll find some examples of the way our wonderful interns grew and accomplished…

ACES Supports Non-Profits

ACES worked with the board of directors of the Archeological Society of Maryland, Inc. (ASM) to revamp and modernize its public web presence. ASM is a 503(c) Educational Non-Profit organization, dedicated to encouraging public engagement and interaction between professional and avocational archeologists. ASM provides opportunities for the general public to have a voice in archeological issues throughout the state of Maryland and to participate in excavations, lab, and site documentation of archeological resources.

The modernized web site is now hosted on GitHub using GH-Pages and includes HTML5/CSS3, responsive mobile design, and an online store for ASM memorabilia. The online store is…

Building a Culture of Learning at ACES

ACES a Culture of Learning
A company that learns together grows together. With rapidly changing technology, a continuous learning environment is critical for a technology company. Those that support a culture of learning succeed while those without an agile adaptive, training and learning program get left behind.
At ACES, our culture is consciously evolving to support learning opportunities for our employees and teammates.

Internship Program
The ACES internship program is focused on a culture of learning where interns are expected to learn new technologies while also teaching skills in which they have expertise. ACES internship program typically includes 4-6 interns over the summer with…

ACES, Inc @ GeoHackJam

This March, ACES, Inc. was able to participate in the first ever GeoHackJam presented by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) & Data.gov.  The purpose of the event was to explore technical solutions for several different problem sets faced by the USGS and supporting agencies.

ACES members Travis Scheponik and Michael Siegel were able to team up with Michael Flores of IBM to successfully prototype and showcase an FOSS solution for their mineral data set issues. Utilizing open source tools such as ElasticSearch and Kibana hosted on IBM Bluemix, the team was able to present a viable prototype solution that could be built and expanded to…