Auterion partners with thermal imaging company Workswell

Auterion, the Open Source software (and hardware) company that uses its platform to help streamline the work of drone service providers, has some news. Auterion will partner with Workswell to integrate its thermal imaging cameras with Auterion’s Open Source platform.

We’ll get to the news in a moment. But first, we’d like to explain that using an Open Source platform means a single operator can operate a multitude of drones across the same platform, and with a single controller. As Enterprise and First Responder fleets scale, and often have several different drones in their fleet, there are definite advantages to this approach. Open Source also has some very positive implications for getting the data from those drones directly to the Cloud, without having to pull out Micro-SD cards in the field (which can be a huge hassle).

We’ve written about Auterion before, and recently did a longer video interview with Romeo Durscher, global drone ambassador and the company’s…