Operation Upshot: Innovative Use of Interoperability Demonstrations to Help Solve Warfighter Problems

Susan Kapr
Booz Allen Hamilton, Florida, United States

Keywords: enterprise, innovation, language translation, gisting, industry collaboration

Operation Upshot showed how much can be accomplished when an agile, collaborative process is used to prototype enterprise microservices and capabilities for the Warfighter. In just 11 weeks, Phase I resulted in the gisting of cell phone images taken of foreign language text within 2 minutes.