COMPANY OVERVIEW

Outstanding Innovative Product(Nominee)

HIVE

Cervus Defence has developed an innovative training data exploitation product, HIVE, that provides a cost-effective approach to delivering robust evidence that can stand up to scrutiny. HIVE harvests and categorises a huge variety of Collective Training data including outputs from LVC and observer comments, processing this information and analysing it before delivering clear insights and understanding using unique visual reporting tools. This allows immediate feedback to be presented to both the training audience and force development. The service also provides a detailed analysis of the long-term trends that have been captured as well as informing contracting authorities evidence of training systems performance. HIVE allows those developing military capability to use Collective Training Events much more effectively as a means of understanding potential opportunities and enhancements. In addition, HIVE allows those that support and... Read More

HIVE

Cervus Defence has developed an innovative training data exploitation product, HIVE, that provides a cost-effective approach to delivering robust evidence that can stand up to scrutiny. HIVE harvests and categorises a huge variety of Collective Training data including outputs from LVC and observer comments, processing this information and analysing it before delivering clear insights and understanding using unique visual reporting tools. This allows immediate feedback to be presented to both the training audience and force development. The service also provides a detailed analysis of the long-term trends that have been captured as well as informing contracting authorities evidence of training systems performance. HIVE allows those developing military capability to use Collective Training Events much more effectively as a means of understanding potential opportunities and enhancements. In addition, HIVE allows those that support and deliver training a view of how they can play a critical role in supporting wider military experimentation. HIVE provides the following benefits: 1. Improved training systems performance monitoring through real-time data analysis. Possibilities for improved training design through richer, context-derived insights leading to deeper understanding. 2. Improved assessment of performance through immediate, rich feedback and training system performance monitoring benchmarked against NATO performance metrics. Improved After Action Review (AAR) through near real-time analysis and unique data visualisation tools. 3. Improved training management through better understanding and more effective trend analysis. 4. Possibilities for improved training assurance through more effective trend analysis. Improved training execution through context-rich, immediate feedback and unique data visualisation tools.

2018 awards

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