The term “NDAA compliant” is widely used in the drone industry to refer to drones that are “safe to use” by government agencies and enterprises. However, this does not mean that drones made in the U.S. are automatically ok to be used by the U.S. government. Much more...
Utility companies oversee massive critical infrastructure networks, consisting of transmission towers, distribution poles, and substations that are all connected by power lines. In the past, inspecting these critical assets that could span hundreds of miles was...
Imagine a world where each appliance you bought had a different outlet connector. It would be exhausting, expensive, and frustrating. That’s why your country, and possibly its neighbors, agreed on standardized power outlets. That’s what open standards are. If...
Auterion is pleased to announce a partnership with C2 Group, a full-service program, project, and construction management firm, to power the use of drones for inspection, mapping and emergency/disaster response across the utilities and critical infrastructure...
The main focus of our first release in 2021 is to help public safety drone operators with increased situational awareness. New features allow them to share locations with teammates, easily track moving objects and get the accurate position of a point of interest....
The shift towards open source development is no longer exclusive to IT companies, but is permeating across nearly every industry today. Open source technologies are dramatically changing how products and services are developed and delivered, which is positively...
Romeo Durscher joins Auterion as VP of Public Safety to bring the power of open standards to first responders https://youtu.be/Wd6X3T6WFxc We are thrilled today to announce the appointment of Romeo Durscher as Auterion’s new Vice President of Public Safety with the...
Today we are excited to announce the appointment of Errol Farr as Auterion’s Vice President of Government Business Development. Errol join’s us from AeroVironment, where he held the role of Senior Director of Strategy and Business Development. Prior to joining...
As companies look to replace their fleet they need a provider that has a large shelf space, not just individual vehicles. Auterion is the only viable choice for enterprise customers looking to replace an entire fleet. Nobody gets fired for buying IBM, is a common...
Auterion announces a comprehensive Skynode integration with open source robotic libraries and middleware at ROS World 2020 The Robotic Operating System (ROS) provides libraries and tools to help software developers create robot applications. ROS features include...
Today we are excited to announce the appointment of Cynthia Huang as Auterion’s Vice President of Enterprise Business Development.
The new release of Auterion Enterprise PX4, the on-board software platform of drones powered by Auterion, and Auterion Mission Control, the ground control software controlling drone operations is out. All highlights of the last release in 2020 are focused around...
Today, we are very excited to announce that Thomas Goetschmann, has joined Auterion as the Chief Operating Officer. Thomas will be driving Auterion’s finance, operations, manufacturing and sales ops globally. Thomas Goetschmann has over 14 years experience helping...
As a flight test engineer at Auterion, Luke configures and tests aircraft and other hardware before delivery to our customers. As part of the team in our U.S. office, when Luke is not testing he can be found demonstrating technology to customers and working with...
Today, as a Program Manager at Auterion, Casey works with customers, suppliers, and a variety of teams across the company to help drive product strategy and establish critical processes that support delivering product into our customers hands. “On any given day,...
Esri Announces New Security Enhancements through Integration of US Government-Approved Drone and Cloud Deployment to the European Union
PDF - Site Scan Security Enhancements - October 6 2020Download in PDF format Global Users Facing Restrictions on Drone Hardware or Drone Data Now Have a Complete, End-to-End Solution for Planning, Executing, and Processing Data REDLANDS, Calif.—October 6, 2020—Esri,...
Esri and Auterion partnership provides the most comprehensive mapping workflow for enterprise on a secure U.S. made UAS system
We are proud to announce our partnership with Esri to enable security-conscious U.S. organizations to be able to use Site Scan, Esri's unmanned aerial systems flight planning and processing solution, to plan and execute missions with drones powered by Auterion, which...
Los Angeles, California – 30 September – Freefly Systems, leading drone manufacturers and Auterion, the largest open source drone software platform
he newest releases of Auterion Enterprise PX4, the software that controls drones powered by Auterion…
In a move to extend our camera ecosystem to give greater choice and flexibility to the end use…
Forbes has named Auterion as the company that could transform the U.S. Drone industry in a recent article by Aerospace & Defense columnist David Hambling.
The Government’s decision to standardize on PX4 and MAVLink as part of the Blue sUAS architecture is solidifying open-source software as the standard for drones.
Die Entscheidung der US-Regierung, als Teil der Blue sUAS Architecture auf PX4 und MAVLink für kleine unbewaffnete Aufklärungsdrohnen zu standardisieren (Artikel von Verge), festigt Open-Source-Software als Standard, um die Drohnenprodukte von DJI zu ersetzen....
Auterion is building an ecosystem where drones are not just defined by the hardware components …
Auterion was the main sponsor this year and contributed presentations from ten Auterion engineers
We are excited to announce the next releases of Auterion Enterprise PX4 as well as Auterion Mission Control.
NXP® Semiconductors and Auterion announce a collaboration to develop integrated hardware and software solutions for the unmanned aerial systems industry.
Auterion Partner Quantum-Systems to deliver COVID-19 samples to a laboratory
Auterion named as a finalist in the XCELLENCE Awards by AUVSI.
Auterion Launches Skynode to Accelerate the Development of Enterprise-Ready Products for Drone Manufacturers
Skynode unifies flight controller, mission computer, and wireless connectivity. GE Aviation provides a configuration with enhanced high reliability.
If you’re watching Westworld Season 3, you’re seeing a vision
What the upcoming American Security Drone Act could mean for your business
This article will explain the basics to get started with MAVSDK-Java with no prior knowledge.
The Lake Kivu Challenge event promotes the safe implementation of electric cargo.
Auterion, with over 51% of contributions is leading the charge in the progress of PX4.
Simulations prepare operators for real-life deployment and give the confidence that in real drone operations flights can be executed safely. Learn about Multi-vehicle support simulation developed by Auterion.
Once you know how to run some examples with MAVSDK-Python, it’s time to go a bit deeper into the mechanics behind asyncio and all the different approaches to asynchronous programming.
Auterion 1.2 has a major focus on further improving the safety of flight operations.
With rapid technological advances in vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) capable drones, aerial delivery and cargo transportation within urban areas and remote locations are rapidly becoming a reality.
As part of the next Auterion Enterprise PX4 release, our autonomy team developed an integrated visual information system, as an additional data source, for positioning in limited or no GPS signal environments.
Auterion and Avy teamed up to develop the Avy Aera, an advanced long-endurance VTOL drone, designed specifically for medical delivery, public safety, sustainable logistics, and wildlife conservation operations.
This past month, Auterion’s autonomy team focused on improving one of the core safety features of our flight control software: not colliding into obstacles that are on the flight path, to give pilots more confidence when flying.
This post will focus on showing, step by step, how to get up and running with a drone using MAVSDK-Python. MAVSDK is a set of libraries providing a high-level API to MAVLink, providing easy to learn programmatic access to vehicle information and telemetry.
Earlier this year, we teamed up with GE Aviation to integrate the Auterion Enterprise PX4 operating system into GE Aviation’s Unmanned Aircraft System avionics platform. Today we are bringing to market the first long-range VTOL in our product portfolio.
InterDrone 2019 was a success. Our co-founder Lorenz Meier held a keynote and three software engineers held technical sessions on software development, hardware reference designs, and insights on how automatic flight log analysis can improve the reliability of UAVs.
To ensure the robustness and security of PX4, and the whole ecosystem around MAVLink, we applied fuzz testing against the MAVLink library.
MAVSDK is a set of libraries in different programming languages that provide a high-level API to MAVLink, providing easy to learn programmatic access to vehicle information and telemetry, and other operations.
On June 20 – 21 2019, the first-ever PX4 Developer Summit took place at ETH Zurich. Over 200 developers flew from all over the world to meet the largest drone community in the world.
We are very excited to welcome David Sharpin as our GE General Manager to support growth in North America.
The latest Auterion Enterprise PX4 release 1.1. enables cargo drones, industrial inspections, and intuitive camera control.
We are very excited to announce that Marco Bill-Peter, SVP at open source company RedHat has joined Auterion’s Board of Directors.
Open standards and open source are the foundation of modern software development – including the Internet. However, the Internet did not happen by itself.
Awarded the 2nd and 3rd place for best fleet management software and detect and avoidance solutions respectively.
The respective commitments show the increased trust of U.S. Gov and major corporations in the open source PX4 ecosystem.
The US-1 drone will be running Auterion Enterprise PX4 and will support the aerial imaging needs of law enforcement agencies and first responders.
Real-time work tools have transformed how enterprises get things done – at Auterion we believe that drone workflows for drone operators make drones safer and more reliable.
In 2018 Auterion was responsible for at least one-third of the total contributions to the PX4 ecosystem. Have a read at the technology improvements that Auterion brought to the community.
PX4 is becoming an industry standard, adopted by most of the players in the drone industry. The key maintainers of the community presented the 2019 roadmap of the largest open source drone community.
The webinar on the SDK was a lesson on how to write apps and control PX4 powered drones from a convenient SDK. The SDK supports different programming languages and can be used on mobile, desktop and servers.
InterDrone was the chance to present our product, announce the closing of our seed investment and show the work done in the last months for our customers and for the PX4 community.
InterDrone, Las Vegas, NV, Sep. 4, 2018 – Auterion, today launched its enterprise drone operating system and announced that the company raised $10m in seed funding from leading investors.
The drone industry is going through a transformation. A diverse and open ecosystem can dynamically respond to the demand for commercial solutions.
A decade ago, little did I know that my student project at the Computer Vision and Geometry Lab at ETH Zurich would end up becoming the standards for the drone industry.