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Sentera Converts DJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone into Precision Scouting Tool

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 15, 2017

Just in time for the 2017 growing season in the northern hemisphere, Sentera says it can now make the DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone a precision scouting tool for farmers. By integrating the Sentera NDVI Single Sensor onto the Phantom [Read More]

Sentera Brings NDVI Toolbox to Drone Precision Ag Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2017

Minneapolis-based drone software company Sentera has released its NDVI Toolbox for AgVault – a set of tools for customizable normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) data in order to give growers and agronomists more insight into field and crop health. The [Read More]

New Tool Allows Farmers to Live-Stream NDVI Drone Video to Phone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 10, 2017

Sentera has announced the upcoming release of LiveNDVI video: live-streamed normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) video via the company’s Double 4K sensor for drones. According to Sentera, the technology will offer agronomists a fast way to make decisions and specify [Read More]

Sentera Expands U.S. Distribution of UAV Precision Ag Solutions

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 13, 2016

Sentera, a Minneapolis-based designer, developer and manufacturer of remote sensing technologies in the agriculture, infrastructure and public safety industries, has announced a new partnership with total solutions provider RDO Equipment Co. Founded in 1968, RDO Equipment Co. sells and supports [Read More]

Sentera Debuts Omni UAV Package for Inspections, Agriculture

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 28, 2016

Minneapolis-based Sentera LLC has introduced the Omni unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) package, a quadcopter fixed with Sentera’s gimbaled, double 4K sensor. Empowering users to collect precise data from obscure angles, an Omni + Double 4K Sensor package simultaneously captures macro and [Read More]

Sentera Announces New Battery-Swap Feature for UAV Precision Ag

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 09, 2016

Sentera has announced the latest update to its AgVault 2.0 mobile iOS app, featuring a battery-swap capability that enables drone operators to plan a flight of any size. The battery-swap feature was designed in conjunction with the AgVault 2.0 app [Read More]

Sentera’s New Fixed-Wing UAV Provides Growers with Precise Grid Patterns

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 09, 2016

Sentera LLC has rolled out the Phoenix 2 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), a fixed-wing, hand-launched drone weighing four pounds and offering up to 60 minutes of flight endurance. Sentera explains that the drone’s autopilot constantly auto-calculates and auto-optimizes according to [Read More]

Sentera Brings Autonomous Drone Route Planning to Precision Ag App

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 08, 2016

Minneapolis-based Sentera LLC has added autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) route planning to its AgVault 2.0 mobile app to provide the agriculture industry with an end-to-end normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) solution. The added capability works with the DJI Phantom [Read More]

SoCal Sheriff’s Department Testing out Drone Over the Next Year

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 02, 2016

As part of a public/private partnership with Minnesota-based Sentera LLC, the Riverside County, Calif., Sheriff’s Department has begun its evaluation program for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), which the department hopes to use to augment search-and-rescue (SAR) operations in the future. [Read More]

Sentera Brings NDVI Single Sensor to the DJI Phantom 4 UAS

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Sentera LLC has announced the availability of its normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) single sensor for the DJI Phantom 4 unmanned aircraft system (UAS). With the Sentera single sensor, users can capture visual-band, near-infrared and NDVI data simultaneously in a [Read More]

Sentera Brings Double 4K Sensor for UAVs to Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

Sentera LLC, a provider of sensors, data management software and integrated drone platforms, has introduced its Double 4K sensor: a small, fully customizable twin-imager sensor for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). According to Sentera, the sensor is designed for use in [Read More]

Sentera Extends Precision Ag Solutions Through New Partnership

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 11, 2016

Sentera – a Minneapolis-based provider of software, sensors and drone technologies for the agriculture industry – has partnered with SST Software to allow users to more easily share and export imagery data. Through the partnership and integration with SST Software’s [Read More]

John Deere Dealers Gain Access to Sentera’s Precision Ag Drone Solutions

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2016

Sentera LLC, a Minneapolis-based provider of software, sensors and drone technologies for the agriculture industry, says it is now a John Deere operations center production partner. This affiliation gives John Deere’s dealer and customer network access to Sentera’s solutions, including [Read More]

Sentera Launches Aerial Data Management Software for Farmers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 29, 2016

Minneapolis-based Sentera LLC recently launched its AgVault 2.0 software, which interfaces with any sensor or agricultural analytics tool to allow farmers to leverage crop-health imagery collected with a satellite, manned aircraft or unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The software comprises a [Read More]

Sentera Donates Drone Technology to Raise Awareness for Tower Climbing Safety

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 21, 2016

Sentera LLC, a software, sensor and drone company, has announced plans to donate a DJI Phantom 3 Professional drone and one-year OnTop imaging platform license to the Tower Family Foundation, a nonprofit that provides financial assistance to family members of [Read More]

Sentera, University of Minnesota Create Open-Source UAS Autopilot Toolkit

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 15, 2016

Minneapolis-based Sentera LLC and the University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering have developed a high-precision autopilot toolkit for use with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The toolkit’s hardware and software are now available under a broad, open-source license. It [Read More]

Sentera Approved to Fly Fixed-Wing & Multi-Rotor UAVs for Range of Purposes

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 10, 2015

Sentera LLC, a Minneapolis-headquartered designer of sensors, software and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has been granted a Section 333 exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate multiple types of UAVs. According to the exemption grant, the company is [Read More]

Distribution Partnership Brings Sentera Drones to Canadian Telecom Providers

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 30, 2015

Gap Wireless, a Canadian distributor of products and services for the mobile broadband and test and measurement markets, has added Sentera LLC’s unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and big data management software solutions to its product inventory. Gap Wireless says it [Read More]

Sentera Integrates Precision Scouting with DJI Phantom 3 Professional

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 26, 2015

Sentera LLC – a sensor, software and drone company – says it is enabling new and existing DJI Phantom 3 Professional drones to capture normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) data. To stay competitive, says Sentera, growers require real-time visibility of [Read More]

Sentera Launches Data-Management Solution for Tower Inspectors

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 05, 2015

Sentera LLC, a drone, sensor and software company, has launched its OnTop platform, a proprietary software solution for inspection imagery of the cellular and broadcast tower industry. The OnTop platform comprises a mobile app and desktop client that automatically sync [Read More]