Liberty Global, Unmanned Life, and Amazon Web Services pilot 5G-enabled surveillance solution

This state-of-the-art drone-based system harnesses the capabilities of 5G connectivity, edge computing, and artificial intelligence, heralding a paradigm shift in surveillance methodologies. Beyond enhancing the speed and adaptability of surveillance operations, this cutting-edge technology promises significant cost reductions. A key highlight is the system’s autonomous detection of unauthorized entries at monitored sites.

Through the implementation of network slicing, multiple drones can maintain a consistently high-quality connection throughout their flights. Noteworthy test results demonstrate an impressive application-level latency of 20-50 milliseconds between the edge and the drone. The system’s success has attracted attention across various sectors in the UK, Netherlands, and Belgium, with interest spanning ports, power and utilities, construction, and more. This widespread interest underscores the system’s potential for broad adoption across diverse industries.

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