Increasing numbers of companies are becoming active in the drone sector. The last few years have seen the development of a real market that provides a diverse range of platforms with specific applications.
Drone data security is in a very early stage – not in terms of infrastructure and opportunities, but in terms of adoption. Now, let us paint the bigger picture and put drone data security into context.
“Fixed-wing VTOLs have the potential to be a game changer. Hardware is hard: but seeing it finally taking off is very rewarding and still makes me smile.“
Drone investment trends are strong indicators to predict the future of the drone industry. The low price of drones and ability to carry sensors, quickly triggered adoption throughout many industries. Meanwhile, the commercial drone market created an entire eco-system attracting large investments.
My name is Joshua Ziering. I’m the Founder and Chief Pilot of Kittyhawk.io. My current position isn’t your typical executive position: I am fortunate enough to get to work on problems that are highly dynamic and rapidly changing.
Our focus was purely on power line inspections. Because of this focus, we realized very early that the drone inspection market would be limited by an effective way to manage your data. In the summer of 2016, we sold our inspections business to the leading land surveying company in Denmark – GeoPartner.