GMVIS SKYSOFT, Portugal

GMV is a privately owned technological enterprise group with an international presence. Founded in 1984, GMV mainly operates in eight large sectors for both public and private organisations: Aeronautics, Space, Defence, Health, Security, Transportation, Telecommunications, Information Technologies. GMVIS SKYSOFT, S.A., formerly Skysoft Portugal, S.A. and now commonly known as GMV-SKYSOFT, is a systems and software house with over a decade of experience in the aeronautics, space, telematics and Information and Communications Technologies markets. Our headquarters are located in Lisbon and are home to a staff of around one hundred, ninety of whom are engineers with varying degrees of experience in international aerospace programs, transportation and mobility as well as in ICT. The only shareholder of the company is, since September 2007, the enterprise Grupo GMV. GMVIS SKYSOFT, S.A. is currently structured into three main business areas

  • Secure eSolutions (SES) is strongly focused on delivering high quality solutions on-time and on-budget. GMVIS SKYSOFT heavily invests in R&D in order to gain knowledge in state-of-the-art and emerging software technologies and techniques. Taking full advantage of technological synergies, the driving vectors of the SES Business Unit are IT Security, Custom development of Information Systems and Web Solutions, Business Intelligence and Document Management, Earth Observation Applications and Services and Geographical Information Systems;
  • Aerospace, Security and Defence (ASD); and
  • Intelligent Transport Systems (“Transports”).

GMVIS SKYSOFT has a vast experience in previous and current Framework Programs being one of the Portuguese companies most actively working in FP projects (LENVIS4ALL, HIMALAYA, MYWATER, AGILE, EAGUR, ADVANTIS, ARMAS, MARUSE, HELICITY). In the TREsPASS project, GMVIS SKYSOFT used its expertise in the field proposed in the project, and the security activities the group is developing within the enterprise and public administration, to lead WP2 “Data Management Process” and further contribute to WP7 “Validation through case studies ” and WP9 “Dissemination”.