Applied Defense Solutions Inc.

Columbia, MD, United States


Applied Defense Solutions, Inc. (ADS) is a highly-specialized Technical Services and Solutions company that applies our operational experience and development knowledge to provide unique subject matter expertise and to build highly effective mission critical systems for its’ customers. Headquartered in Columbia Maryland, with offices in Virginia, Colorado and Pennsylvania, ADS addresses the space systems, national security space, geospatial information systems, and modeling & simulation markets for the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, Civil Space, and the Commercial Space Industry. ADS has on-going work spanning the full project life cycle from mission concept studies, research & development, system development & integration, mission planning, and mission operations across multiple satellite orbit regimes (LEO, HEO, GEO, lunar, and interplanetary).



ADS has cross functional industry expertise in three technical practices. We architect and integrate COTS-based solutions while subject matter experts and the ADS focuses on providing unique and very high-end engineering services combined with the effective use of existing niche software technologies. We analyze – mission needs and develop logical low risk paths to success We innovate – providing novel solutions using exquisite analysis We solve – challenging problems cost effectively using cross domain experience We apply – existing technology whenever possible to minimize cost, risk and reinvention. We integrate – “Best in Class” COTS and GOTS adhering to industry standards.

Services Provided:

Data Model & Database Design, GIS Strategy and Planning, Implementation, Needs and Requirements, System Integration