In business since 2007, Persistent Surveillance Systems has brought innovative systems to the Wide Area Surveillance marketplace. With a deep pedigree in military wide area motion imagery systems, its owner and Chief Technical Officer, Dr. Ross T. McNutt PhD. has developed the most complete & affordable system on the market today. PSS provides unparalleled capabilities and support systems to customers it serves. Not content with providing pieces of a system, PSS designs and builds complete matched systems including sensors, image processors, support & management software, data communications, image storage devices, processes, and ultimately image exploitation command centers. Areas of Expertise: Specializes in rapid product and business development. Background as a research physicist and astronautical engineer (SM MIT Aero/Astro Engineering, GPS Satellite Engineer), SM and PhD in Technology Management and Policy in Rapid Product Development from MIT. Ran Air Force Cycle Time Reduction Program at Pentagon. Established Warfighter Rapid Acquisition Process. Established and taught masters level rapid product development program at AFIT. Established Center for Rapid Product Development. Designed, built, and fielded Project Angel Fire. Established a rapid product development firm and built and fielded a wide range of wide area surveillance systems.
Goals: Build advanced technology systems that will improve the safety, security, and quality of life for the United States and other free countries.
Specialties: Rapid Product and Business Development, Aerial Surveillance Systems, Complex System Management, Product Portfolio Management, Cost of Delay Analysis, Evolutionary Acquisition and Spiral Development, Lean Product Development
TurnKey Data Solutions LLC (TKDS), provides efficient multi-tier spectral imagery and data acquisition, processing, exploitation, analytics, and distribution services. Using the latest remote sensing and machine learning technologies, TKDS gathers, stores, processes, and delivers geographic and spatially referenced information that has many uses in a variety of markets, including agriculture, energy, infrastructure, insurance, real estate, engineering, emergency response, and urban planning and development. Our company also provides solutions for government for ISR PED systems framework solution TKDS aims to provide unique detailed information to its customers so they can work faster and more effectively. Our company accomplishes it by processing data from satellites, manned aircraft, and UAVs and providing innovative products that are integrated into customer workflows. TKDS offers predictive analytics and decision support solutions to help customers protect people, property, and assets.