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Company Information:

Name: Harmonia Holdings Group
Address: 2020 Kraft Drive, Suite 1000
Blacksburg, VA 24060-
Located in HUBZone: Yes
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: Yes
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $977,876.00 10
SBIR Phase II $4,410,941.00 5
STTR Phase I $79,975.00 1
STTR Phase II $749,977.00 1

Award List:

Software Engineering Tools for Scientific Models

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,984.00
Abstract:
We design and demonstrate the feasibility of extending the open source Eclipse integrated development environment (IDE) to support the full range of capabilities now available to Java developers but for Fortran. We have experience in this process from having done analogous SBIR work for the Ada… More

STOC: Secure, Tactical On-Demand Cloud

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Virginia Tech
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $749,977.00
RI Contact: John Rudd
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: High performance computing (HPC) is moving from the data center to the tactical edge of military networks, an unprecedented change driven by the need for information superiority in every environment in which the Air Force operates. Harmonia extends this trend to the most challenging of… More

HPC Auto-Assistant: Making HPC Software and Tools Easier to Use for the Experienced (Not Expert) User

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, Dr. – 540-951-5901
Award Amount: $149,269.00
Abstract:
Our proposal will make high performance computing (HPC) software easier to install, configure, stage data for, and run. This will reduce the need to invest a substantial amount in learning these tools and services and the insurmountable barrier for many organizations, as requested in Topic 2b. Our… More

Who/What/When/Where/How/Why Approach to Designing RHAPSODy for real-time collaboration and coordination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $99,996.00
Abstract:
Harmonia proposes to design a means to provide a thin-client collaboration and coordination environment suitable for use in the real-time environment of the warfighter with a focus on Electronic Warfare (EW) system operators. This will be accomplished through performing thorough analyses of both… More

Automated Creation, Self-Organization, and Adaptation of Multi-Media Tactical System Training Material for Anywhere/Anytime Delivery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $749,950.00
Abstract:
To reduce the effort of ensuring that multi-media training reflects tactical system operation and actual Fleet use, we propose innovative technology to help automate production of training material, based on emerging standards (Sharable Content Object Reference Model [SCORM], User Interface Markup… More

APE: Advanced Prototyping Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $496,020.00
Abstract:
While the Navy"s transition from stove-piped systems to a net-centric world built around service oriented architecture (SOA) benefits the warfighter in achieving information dominance, it complicates software development and testing because of the substantial infrastructure involved, making it… More

Legacy Software Modernization Service (LSMS) with Application to JTIDS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $629,989.00
Abstract:
Under MDA07-005, Harmonia is building a Legacy Software Modernization Service (LSMS) that leverages the Rise legacy software conversion tool developed on other SBIR work by Harmonia. The LSMS will be applied to the modernization of the Joint Tactical Information Distribution System (JTIDS), a… More

Safe and Cost-Effective Business Access by Mobiles (BAM)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, President – (540) 951-5900
Award Amount: $78,809.00
Abstract:
Harmonia"s proposal for SBIR Topic N122-149 entitled"Safe and Cost-Effective Business Access by Mobiles (BAM)"analyzes the pros, cons, and risks of different approaches evolving across DoD and commercially that can provide safe and cost-effective access by mobile device to Navy… More

The NetOps/Mission Clearinghouse (NOMC) to Connect Cyber and Maritime Domains

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, President – (540) 951-5900
Award Amount: $79,956.00
Abstract:
Our work is concerned with solving a growing need to identify and assess the impact of attacks on the U.S. Navy"s vast and heterogeneous networking infrastructure; to report those attacks and impacts to the Maritime domain; and to enable command and control (C2) of those domains as an adjunct… More

AIR Framework: Assess, Identify and Remediate the Usability of Graphical User Interfaces

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $999,999.00
Abstract:
We present the Graphical User Interface Test Assess and Remediate (GUITAR) framework to integrate disparate tools and manual non-computer based methods for usability assessment along with providing methods for assisting in the remediation of problems discovered. GUITAR is multifaceted approach to… More

Rise Tool for Updating Legacy Code to Multi-thread, Multi-core Processor Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $79,972.00
Abstract:
Central Processing Unit (CPU) chip makers made two advancements in recent years: (1) hyper-threading (e.g., Intel HT technology) to allow a single processor core to execute multiple instructions simultaneously, and (2) fabrication of dies with multiple processor cores. Exploiting those requires new… More

Navy Cash Next Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jai Saboo, PI – (571) 435-1300
Award Amount: $1,534,983.00
Abstract:
The Navy currently uses a Smart Card based stored value system to provide sailors with the ability to make purchases on board a ship This system, called Navy Cash, has been implemented on a majority of the ships but the Navy is encountering problems of cost and maintenance is looking for an… More

Generalized Query Planner for Distribute Fusion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Rich Kadel, PI – (540) 951-5900
Award Amount: $79,967.00
Abstract:
Our military"s ability to dominate the battlespace depends on the ability to first"see"the battlespacethat is, for our military commanders to have awareness of the environment, entities, activities, and intent of both our adversaries and ourselves. The things we don"t control… More

Living Plan

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $149,970.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: We propose to design OPTIMUS, Optimized Planning Through Iterative Mission Updates and Synthesis, a Command and Control system to provide the capability of continuous Operation Plan (OPLAN) update for use by the Joint Task Force Air Component Commander and in an Air Operations Center… More

Information Technology Analytical Maintenance and MOnitoring (IT-AMMO)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Rich Kadel, PI – (619) 940-7424
Award Amount: $79,977.00
Abstract:
Harmonia is proposing to develop the Information Technology Analytical Maintenance and MOnitoring (IT-AMMO) system, a software application for Condition Based Maintenance (CBM) and Distance Support (DS) for IT systems aboard LCS ships. IT-AMMO will help the LCS Program monitor health and status… More

Operational Console Modernization Tool

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $79,976.00
Abstract:
From Harmonia"s long experience on human factors, console design, and usability engineering we learned that we could bring about better HSI design if we could utilize a validated model and associated computer-based tool. Our proposed tool, ImpactModeler, fuses the many factors and data sources… More

COAXIS - Course of Action Extra-Intelligence System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: GTRI
Principal Investigator: Marc Abrams, PI – (540) 951-5901
Award Amount: $79,975.00
RI Contact: William Underwood
Abstract:
COAXIS (Course of Action Extra-Intelligence System) recommends both information relevant to an operational order and a course of action (COA), where COA is defined as a decision of what action to take given a specific situation. COAXIS performs semantic analysis of natural language of an operational… More