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Company Overview of Earth Networks, Inc.

Company Overview

Earth Networks, Inc. operates weather and climate sensor networks worldwide. The company offers weather and lightning observations, Web-based weather visualization and forecasting solutions, alerting systems, lightning safety solutions, early warning systems, data feeds, lightning networks, weather cameras, weather stations, LCD weather display solutions, and meteorological services. It serves consumer, agriculture/food security, aviation, broadcast, energy/utility, government, oil and gas, sports and recreation, and transportation sectors, as well as business operations, communities and cities, schools and universities, and gulf clubs and resorts. Earth Networks, Inc. was formerly known as ...

12410 Milestone Center Drive

Suite 300

Germantown, MD 20876

United States

Founded in 1992





Key Executives for Earth Networks, Inc.

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 56
Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer, Senior Vice President and Director
Chief Privacy Officer and General Counsel
Senior Vice President and General Manager
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Earth Networks, Inc. Key Developments

Earth Networks Wins $1,500,000 Federal Contract

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) (Department of Commerce), Eastern Acquisition Division - Norfolk, has awarded a not to exceed $1,500,000 (base plus all options) federal contract on April 18 for "NWS GPS-Met." Contractor is Earth Networks Inc.

Icontrol Networks and Earth Networks Announce Integration of WeatherBug Home Offering into the Icontrol Developer Program

Icontrol Networks and Earth Networks announced the integration of its WeatherBug Home offering into the Icontrol Developer Program. This partnership will bring Earth Networks' big data intelligence, proprietary weather data and energy usage analytics to Icontrol's deployment customers, allowing them to deliver more intelligent energy management services to consumers to reduce costs, while maintaining comfort. WeatherBug Home's connected home optimization platform analyzes a home's energy patterns and consumer comfort settings with its hyper-local proprietary data to automatically optimize home energy use by intelligently controlling connected thermostats and other devices.

Comcast Corporation and Earth Networks Bring Big Data Intelligence to Xfinity Home

Comcast Corporation announced a partnership with Earth Networks WeatherBug Home optimization software that will help Xfinity Home customers further reduce energy use and lower costs. Xfinity Home's EcoSaver to leverage WeatherBug Home offerings to automate home energy use and reduce consumer costs. WeatherBug Home will provide the data and analytics that power Xfinity Home's energy saving tool EcoSaver which learns the heating and cooling patterns of a home and makes automatic, incremental adjustments to the thermostat. Earth Networks processes 25 terabytes of hyper-local, real-time, proprietary weather data daily for 20 million unique consumers. Research shows weather is the biggest driver of home energy usage, and a recent study found that WeatherBug Home delivers three times higher consumer energy efficiency, providing 16.5% savings on home cooling when its capabilities integrate with a connected thermostat. The smart home is quickly becoming a reality, and when it comes to energy efficiency, knowledge is power. In addition to energy management, Xfinity Home customers can manage a wide range of home security and automation controls through one seamless platform, whether at home or on the go. Customers are also now able to add the following devices to their home automation system as part of the Works with Xfinity Home certification program: August Smart Lock, Chamberlain MyQ garage controller, Lutron Cas wireless controller and dimmer, and Nest Learning Thermostat. Additional devices and functionality will join Xfinity Home in 2016.

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