TAMPA — In a small office in Clearwater, a couple of former commandos have a system they say will help users get a clear picture of a battlefield. Not through video feeds from drones or sensors that can track movements. But by sucking up social media feeds and breaking them down for deep analysis.
Starting Tuesday, the folks at Sc2 Corp. and about 350 other companies will be able to showcase their goods and services for commandos at the annual Special Operations Forces Industry Conference. It's being held today through Thursday at the Tampa Convention Center.
The conference, says Dan O'Shea, a former Navy SEAL commander and counterinsurgency adviser, is the ideal place to get his company's Human Terrain Analysis System in front of the operators who might one day rely on it to provide critical situational awareness.
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