Operator trials TEOCO’s AirborneRF resolution to guage the standard of the cellular radio community within the decrease airspace and allow industrial use of UAVs
TEOCO, the main supplier of analytics, assurance and optimization options to over 300 communication service suppliers (CSPs) and OEMs worldwide, along with accomplice ENKOM, has as we speak communicated a joint improvement cooperation with Swisscom, Switzerland’s main cellular operator, to optimize its cellular radio community to help industrial UAV site visitors. Particularly, TEOCO helps Swisscom to discover the potential of their mobile community to help U-space, a set of recent companies designed to make sure the protected, environment friendly and safe entry to airspace for big numbers of unmanned aerial automobiles (UAVs).
Already deployed by a number of tier-one operators globally, AirborneRF ensures efficient, mission-critical connectivity to allow environment friendly site visitors administration and management for UAVs within the decrease airspace. This consists of offering threat evaluation of enough cellular community protection within the flight planning part to help UAVs to achieve their locations safely and securely.
“Swisscom’s dependable and safe cellular community is able to help UAVs,” stated Dr. Rico Schwendener, Head of Innovation at Swisscom. “Our joint improvement cooperation will additional assist us offering the required ranges of cellular broadband connectivity to help protected and dependable flights for UAVs, servicing a variety of various use circumstances.”
“The aviation business considers connectivity a given, however cellular networks are extremely dynamic and by default not designed or optimized to help aviation,” stated Thomas Neubauer, VP Enterprise Improvement at TEOCO. “Swisscom clearly recognises this problem, but additionally understands what an amazing alternative industrial UAVs can present, past the supply of fundamental connectivity. With our AirborneRF resolution we might help operators decide the place it’s protected to fly inside their radio community and join them with the aviation ecosystem. Now we have confirmed expertise of deploying AirborneRF with different tier-one operators all over the world and may share our experiences to drive uptake of economic UAV site visitors.”