According to a recent IDC report, unstructured data is projected to account for 80% of the world’s data by 2025, posing challenges in efficient processing and insights extraction. Unstructured data is data needing a specific, predefined data model or organization. Unlike structured data, which fits neatly into tables, rows, and columns (typical of relational databases), unstructured data does not conform to a specific format or structure. This data type is typically more challenging to analyze, process, and manage using traditional methods because it needs a well-defined schema. The challenge with unstructured data lies in extracting meaningful information from it.… read more →
Learn more about FINDABILITY and PTFS with CEO, John Yokley featured here in Global Business Leaders Magazine. In this article, PTFS is cited for having “successfully developing creative strategies and translating them into cost-effective solutions like Content Services Platforms (CSPs).” Best known for providing knowledge management, geospatial, and declassification solutions, Progressive Technology Federal Systems, Inc. (PTFS) was founded in 1995 by John Yokley to serve Federal customers’ Content Management, Digitization, System Integration, and Technical Support needs. John co-founded PTFS and has served as President and CEO of PTFS since the company was founded. He has a long history of successfully developing… read more →
Left to right: Dan Quinn, VP of Sales and Marketing at PTFS, Letitia Long, Director of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, and John Yokley, President and CEO of PTFS at NGA’s GEOINTeraction Tuesday. John and Dan wish Letitia “Tish” Long the best of luck as she prepares for her retirement from NGA.
*republished with permission from Geospatial Intelligence Forum* John Yokley has over 30 years of experience in the field of engineering management and information systems in support of government and industry. He established PTFS in 1995 to service the federal government and support the management of the increasing growth rate of information by providing and supporting digital content management solutions and related services. He launched multiple new vertical market strategies in 2006 and expanded the ArchivalWare Enterprise Content Management System (CMS) software product line to support digital library markets and exploit emerging geospatial intelligence and government declassification requirements. Q: How and why did… read more →
PTFS recently sponsored a hole at the 5th Annual Virginia Zeta Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 27 at the Pete Dye River Course in Radford, VA. All of the golfers had a great time and enjoyed contributing towards an excellent cause.
PTFS was ranked #335 on the Technology 500 for 2010 by Lead411. The Technology 500 recognizes private US technology companies who have experienced significant revenue growth over the past 3 years. PTFS specializes in providing enterprise content management solutions and systems integration to meet individual customer requirements. “We’re excited to be ranked in the Technology 500,” commented Dan Quinn, VP of Marketing for PTFS. Mr. Quinn continued, “Our growth speaks volumes to the solutions and services we provide to our customers.” The mission of the Technology 500 is to recognize and rank the fastest growing technology companies in the United… read more →