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New Light Technologies Announces the Automated Infrastructure Compliance Framework (AICF)

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — New Light Technologies Inc. (NLT) is proud to release the Automated Infrastructure Compliance Framework (AICF) – an open-source toolkit for protecting your cloud. Today’s public clouds are vastly complex, offering hundreds of services. With this complication comes the challenge of ensuring compliance and managing configuration using a sound DevSecOps practice. The Automated Infrastructure […]

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NLT travels to the Boston AMS Annual Meeting!

New Light Technologies’ (NLT) Geophysical Data Scientist Madeline Jones and Senior Geospatial Consultant Rebecca Boyer will be representing NLT at the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting this year.  The 2020 meeting is especially meaningful, because the AMS is marking its 100th anniversary. To commemorate this historic milestone, the meeting is returning to Boston — […]

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New Light Technologies Gets Published in Remote Sensing Journal!

New Light Technologies (NLT) is already making waves as it steps into a new decade. NLT Chief Scientist Ran Goldblatt and NLT Geospatial Developer Jenny Mannix, along with World Bank Data Scientist Nick Jones, published a paper in Remote Sensing journal, a leading peer-reviewed academic journal in the field of Remote Sensing.  The paper, “Assessing […]

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“Identifying gaps in OpenStreetMap coverage through machine learning” #artficialintelligence #machinelearning #remotesensing #osm #gis

“Having found our model to work sufficiently well, we apply it to predict OSM building footprint for all of Haiti, and flag cells that are predicted to be fully mapped but are actually not covered by OSM .” This post is by Ran Goldblatt, New Light Technologies, and Nick Jones, GFDRR Labs/World Bank. Acknowledgments: Thanks […]

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New Light Technologies and General Assembly Showcase Data Science Applications for Disaster Management

New Light Technologies Inc. (NLT), in partnership with General Assembly (GA), will be hosting an event “Data for Disasters: Leveraging Data Science for Disaster Response & Management.” Selected GA students from across all of the school’s campuses will showcase innovative applications they developed during the most recent Data Science Immersive class offered by the school. […]

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New Light Technologies Turns 18!

Congratulations are in order to the entire  New Light Technologies (NLT) Team!!  New Light Technologies is excited to celebrate its 18th anniversary! Over the years, we have grown tremendously and look forward to expanding even more. At the beginning, we consulted primarily with customers in DC. Since then, we have expanded over the years to […]

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Project: Ptolemy Welcomes Two New Interns to the Team

Project: Ptolemy is excited to welcome Clara Blume and Katherine Newcomb on board as its two newest interns. Clara will be focusing on running Project: Ptolemy’s social media lead campaigns and learning the ins and outs of marketing a small business. Katherine will be diving into development, shadowing and working alongside Project: Ptolemy’s technical team […]

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Cloud Security Awareness Webinar Coming this Thursday!

In an exciting expansion of their partnership, New Light Technologies (NLT) and Fugue are offering a new web-based training on the significant and urgent security threat posed by orphaned cloud resources this coming Thursday, September 26, at 1:00pm. Orphaned cloud resources, typically left over from development or maintenance, represent significant risks of misconfiguration and data […]

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NLT Offers Comprehensive GIS and Remote Sensing Solutions

The field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) seems to always be reinventing itself, and New Light Technologies (NLT) is riding that wave of continual change and innovation.  NLT provides comprehensive GIS and Remote Sensing consultation and staffing solutions for government, commercial, and non-profit organizations. We are a leader in enterprise geospatial platform development and management, […]

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Testing begins on Project: Ptolemy, NLT’s Solution to Disaster Management

New Light Technologies (NLT) is beginning beta testing on it’s newest project: Project: Ptolemy. It provides an open-source and customizable disaster management platform that delivers real-time data regarding worldwide disasters for responders, planners, and victims.   The platform hosts a variety of features including automated data collection, customizable data assessments, detailed data reporting which includes international […]

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