“AEgis employees are committed to ensuring our customer’s success one relationship at a time…”

– Steven S. Hill

About Us

AEgis Technologies is a privately held small business headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama, USA, that specializes in modeling and simulation (M&S) technology and emerging training solutions for both military and commercial applications.

AEgis capabilities include: Warfighter Training & Exercise Support; Virtual & Augmented Reality (VR/AR) Simulators; Unmanned Air (UAS/Drone) & Ground Vehicles (UGV) Simulators; Geospatial-3D Content; Gaming; Interactive Multimedia Instruction (IMI); Cyber Security – IA/RMF; Satellite Communications and Assessment; Directed Energy/HEL Sensors & Instrumentation; Systems Engineering & Analysis; System Development & Integration; Test & Evaluation; Verification, Validation, & Accreditation (VV&A); Process Control Automation; and Advanced Materials Technologies.

AEgis has received several awards including: Best Places to Work 2016, Large Business Category, by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce; Top 20 Best Places to Work 2012 by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce; and 2012 Small Business of the Year. AEgis’ President & CEO, Steve Hill, was also awarded the 2012 Russell G. Brown Executive Leadership Award for excellence in leadership and entrepreneurship.

AEgis has enjoyed steady growth with revenues increasing to $100+ million in sales and employment of 350+ professionals. For more than 25 years, AEgis has been instrumental in the acceptance of M&S as a profession, as a graduate program of study and in the creation of an M&S standards and professional certification across the international M&S professional community-of-practice. Since its founding in 1989, AEgis is committed to honesty and integrity and has been recognized for its honorable business practices by receiving the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Ethics Award. The company’s highly skilled work force is dedicated to building lasting relationships and providing superior products and services to our customers.

Our History


Our Birth

  • Bill Waite and Steve Hill established AEgis Research Corporation
  • Hired their first two employees
  • Opened first office in Huntsville, AL
  • Awarded first prime contract
  • Awarded first international contract
  • INC. Magazine “INC.500” list of the fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S.
  • Developed Infrared & Laser Radar Scene Projector Technologies

Five Years Later

  • Won first $1M contract
  • Earned $5M in revenue
  • Reached 50 employees
  • Opened offices in Alexandria, VA and Orlando, FL
  • Released first commercial software product (FedProxy)

Continued Growth

  • Established its continuous simulation product line (ACSL)
  • Small Business of the Year Award
  • Opened office in Albuquerque, NM
  • Exceeded $10M in revenues
  • Grew to 100+ employees
  • Name changed  to The AEgis Technologies Group, Inc.

Starting the New Millennium

  • Received first $5M and $10M contract awards
  • Breaks ground for a new corporate headquarters in Huntsville, AL
  • Acquires BattleStorm Software and assets of Digital Realms, Inc.
  • Awarded First Major Prime Contract – PEO STRI STOC I
  • Built its first motion simulator training device
  • AEgis becomes ISO 9001 certified

Continued Success

  • Exceeded $25M in revenues
  • Awarded DBST/JLCCTC first $25M Contract
  • 3D terrains & high resolution cultural extraction for Super Bowl XLII
  • Thermal Imaging Sensor Matrix (TISM) BAA
  • Bell helicopter 412 simulator Award
  • Opened the Microsystems Laser Laboratory in Albuquerque, NM

Growing Again

  • 3D digital models & terrains for NBC’s  Beijing Olympic Games
  • Opened New Corporate Headquarters in Huntsville, AL
  • STOC II Contract Award
  • North African Terrain DB Win
  • MDA Interceptor Seeker SBIR

Major Accomplishments

  • Vancouver Olympics
  • Vampire & XPT
  • AFMSTT  Exercise Spt ($74M)
  • SS&DD BAA ($47M)
  • Microsystems BAA
  • OPTARSS II Award
  • ADME Workbench Released
  • Explosive Ordinance Device Trainer
  • Combat ID, Peoples Choice
  • 2012 Small Business of the Year
  • Top 20 Best Places to Work
  • London Olympics 3D Database
  • XR-SIMAF Award
  • Lendon Virtual Community
  • Alabama EDPA DB Upgrade
  • USMC IMTS Training Simulator ($9M)
  • ARCENT Training & Exercise Spt ($8M)
  • JEMS Command & Control Win
  • RMSA System Award
  • 25th Anniversary
  • Special Olympics Sponsor
  • OASIS SB Contract
  • Night Vision BAA Win
2015 >

Latest Accomplishments

  • AEgis Acquires EvaluMation, LLC
  •  Unmanned Aircraft Simulation Delivery to Detroit Airport and Sinclair College
  • New e-Commerce Web Site Launched for AEgis Elements 3D Models
  • CACCTUS Contract Win with Prime Contractor Riptide Software
  • AEgis Subcontracts for VAMPIRE® Simulation Delivery to Spain
  • North Alabama Special Olympics Track & Field Lead Sponsor
  • NTSA M&S Lifetime Achievement Award Given in Memory of AEgis Co-Founder and Chairman Bill Waite
  • Winner of 2016 Best Places to Work, Large Category, Huntsville-Madison County Chamber of Commerce
  • Winner of SMDC D3I (Design, Development, Demonstration & Integration) Domain 3 Prime Contract Award
  • Winner of OASIS Small Business Award: Pools 4, 5b, and 6
  • AEgis Co-Founder Bill Waite Inducted into National Center for Simulation Hall of Fame
  • AEgis Launches Vampire Pro and Team Drone Training System
  • AEgis moves office in Orlando, Florida
  • Winner of Synthetic Environment Core (SE Core)
  • AEgis Wins ATHELA Contract
  • AEgis developed the Reconfigurable Virtual Trainer (RVT) and Virtual Stinger Trainer (VST)
  • AEgis Developed Vampire Net, an online version of Vampire Pro
  • AEgis opens new office in Colorado Springs, CO

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Our Values


Provide a beneficial work environment


Deliver Highest Quality Solutions


Make a difference


Honesty always


Ensure careers, not jobs


Pay it forward

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