From a recent article in Forbes Magazine online: [Beacon's] recent work building shipboard operating software for energy
management — a project, Mackey says, that has been “extremely well
received from the waterfront to the Pentagon” — has led Mackey to think
bigger. “We’re actively transitioning our Navy products into maritime Internet of Things and manufacturing Internet of Things products,” she said.
Beacon is a woman owned small business defense contractor providing the DoD with software solutions to increase operational efficiency and assurance while at the same time improving visibility into an organization’s performance, capabilities and knowledge. From shipboard maintenance and energy availability to S&T Portfolio Management, Beacon products enable organizations to turn intent into action.