Primordial is a geographic information system (GIS) software company established in 2002 and based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Primordial's flagship products are Ground Guidance off-road route planning software and Ooze crowdsourcing GIS platform. Primordial has secured more than $14 million in contracts from the United States Army, United States Air Force (USAF), Missile Defense Agency (MDA), United States Marine Corps (USMC), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Rockwell Collins, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Oshkosh, Nokia, Polaris, and others. In 2012, the United States Army acquired a government-wide license for Ground Guidance. The Army also funded Primordial to integrate and field Ground Guidance with FalconView, Nett Warrior, Tactical Ground Reporting (TIGR), Joint Battle Command-Platform (JBC-P). Primordial was acquired by Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) in 2013. Primordial has seven issued and two pending patents.
Primordial's is headquartered in the Bandana Square building in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Northern Pacific Railway Company originally erected the complex as a train depot in 1885. The facility is on the National Register of Historic Places.