by DRONELIFE Workers Author Ian M. Crosby
Sensible airspace safety chief Dedrone introduced its acquisition of counterdrone methods and drone detection chief Aerial Armor. This new acquisition will enable Dedrone to offer the main know-how platform to satisfy the rising demand for airspace safety and counterdrone protections. Dedrone will preserve all of Aerial Armor’s buyer contracts and hold all workers onboard, together with CEO Russ Haugan and CTO Matt Altman, and prospects will face no modifications within the close to time period. Dedrone will step by step make use of each firms’ greatest options to allow prospects to include a multi-sensor fusion, cUAS (counter Uncrewed Aerial Methods) command and management (C2) platform into their safety infrastructure.
“We have now created a unbelievable rapport with the staff at Aerial Armor and are drastically impressed with their know-how, experience and the robust buyer relationships they’ve constructed. As we come collectively underneath the Dedrone umbrella, we’re assured we’ll proceed to search out nice synergies in our respective platforms and produce new improvements to marketplace for our prospects. All of our prospects around the globe will reap the advantages of our extra highly effective C2 cUAS system, powered by inputs from a mess of sensors together with radio frequency (RF), radars and cameras in a single UI,” stated Dedrone CEO Aaditya Devarakonda. “I’m thrilled to have Russ, Matt and your complete Aerial Armor staff be a part of Dedrone. We’re continually searching for the best expertise available in the market and Aerial Armor supplies among the best teams of people with a deep understanding of the cUAS area. I’ve lots of respect for the enterprise they’ve constructed and am wanting ahead to constructing the best-of-breed answer for our prospects.”
The acquisition is barely the most recent in a sequence of latest developments for Dedrone, which embrace a serious improve in demand for detection, monitoring, identification, and mitigation know-how to safeguard airspace around the globe. The corporate’s platform and merchandise, resembling DedronePortable, see use by governments worldwide.
“The ever-increasing threats to airspace make it clear that the world wants a robust counterdrone C2 platform — level options will not be sufficient. Dedrone affords a like-minded staff in its strategy to the way forward for airspace safety, which is why this acquisition is a vital one for our 100+ prospects and staff to proceed to ship the absolute best answer for airspace safety towards the persistent and escalating menace of drones,” stated Aerial Armor CEO Russ Haugan. “Collectively, our strengths will proceed to offer best-in-class service to the venues, airports, federal entities and regulation enforcement businesses that depend on us for really safe airspace regardless of the perimeter dimension.”
The corporate most lately unveiled its DedroneDefender, a handheld mitigation software made for operation by regulation enforcement inside even essentially the most advanced city environments. Dedrone serves 40 nations, and its prospects embrace 4 of the G-7 nation governments; 9 U.S. federal businesses; over 75 crucial infrastructure websites; greater than 20 airports; and 50 prisons worldwide. Dedrone provides counterdrone options for a number of the most high-profile world occasions and works in shut collaboration with over 35 regulation enforcement businesses.
Ian attended Dominican College of California, the place he obtained a BA in English in 2019. With a lifelong ardour for writing and storytelling and a eager curiosity in know-how, he’s now contributing to DroneLife as a employees author.
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