Halo

$8.3 Million New Elsight Funding Round

The latest Elsight funding round of $8.3M will fund product development and market growth, says CEO Yoav Amitai. DRONELIFE wrote about Elsight’s Halo product earlier this year: the company’s flagship connectivity solution.  Elsight’s powerful bi-directional algorithm splits any kind of data (video, audio, telemetry and more) into encrypted packets, using secure VPN tunnelling to …

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BVLOS Flight Requires Rock Solid Connectivity for Drones

For safe operation beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS), drones need rock solid connectivity.  We spoke with Yoav Amitai, CEO of Israel’s Elsight – a technology company ready to provide connectivity for drones, a critical piece of the safety case for BVLOS and distant remote operations. Yoav has served in …

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Safer, Quieter and Less Ominous: Could Spacial’s Halo Rival …

Brooklyn startup Spacial is taking an old-school method to UAV know-how. Instead of leaping on board the multi-rotor bandwagon, the corporate has launched a serene balloon referred to as Halo. So far Spacial’s Halo blimp has been designed for indoor flight. And it’s straightforward to see why the corporate is …

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