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Drone-Detection Software Company Inks Investment, Notes Milestones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 13, 2017

Dedrone, a developer of software to detect unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) near critical infrastructure, has secured another investment, which the company will use to increase marketing and sales efforts, as well as global research and development (R&D). Led by Joerg [Read More]

Dedrone’s DroneTracker Deployed at World Economic Forum

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 24, 2017

Dedrone recently deployed its drone-defense technology at the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. From Jan. 17-20, police in the canton of Graubünden, where the forum was held, used Dedrone’s DroneTracker system to monitor critical [Read More]

Drone-Detection Developer Secures Another Big Investment

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 11, 2017

Dedrone, developer of the DroneTracker, a platform for the detection of civilian unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), has secured a seven-figure investment from Silicon Valley investors. Investing in the San Francisco-based start-up are Dominic Orr, CEO of Aruba Networks; Selina Lo, [Read More]

Telecom Company Chooses New Drone-Detection Method

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

San Francisco-based drone-detection company Dedrone is partnering with European telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom AG, whose Magenta Security business unit will offer protection against unauthorized drones for data centers, stadiums, critical infrastructure facilities, and public authorities. In the coming weeks, Deutsche [Read More]

Las Vegas PD Deploys DroneTracker for Presidential Debate Security

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 21, 2016

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) used a sophisticated system of automated sensors and networked software to detect and identify potential drone threats during the final presidential debate, held Wednesday at the Thomas & Mack Center at the University [Read More]

Drone ‘Security Gap’ Tackled by Airbus and San Fran Tech Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 11, 2016

The civilian-drone defense system from Airbus and Dedrone uses cameras, radars, microphones and directional scanners to secure critical airspace.

Silicon Valley Drone-Detection Company Gets $10M Backing

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2016

San Francisco-based Dedrone, developer of a civilian drone-detection system, has raised $10 million in Series A funding, led by Menlo Ventures, a venture capital firm investing in consumer and enterprise technologies. Dedrone says it will use the fresh capital to [Read More]