May 2, 2023
[note]This update will be released gradually over the course of one week.[/note]
Pilot Controlled Adaptive Bitrate for Live Streaming
The pilot can now optimize Live Streaming video quality for the pilot or viewers before or during a flight.
Media Sync over supported Ethernet adapters
Media Sync over Ethernet offers greatly improved upload speeds from ~60Mbps over WiFi to ~500Mbps over Ethernet. Supported adapters are included in How to Use Media Sync in Skydio Cloud.
Expanded support for Live Streaming over hotspots
Skydio has expanded support for Live Streaming over a Hotspot. For detailed information, visit How to use Skydio Live Streaming.
3D Maps on Fleet Page
View your recorded flight paths in 3D. On the Fleet page select the flight you wish to view, then right-click and drag to view the map in 3D.
[info] Select the lock button to lock the camera onto the drone. The video recording is synchronized with the drone view direction. [/info]
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More comprehensive reporting of Flights in Skydio Cloud
Previously flights were being incorrectly filtered out and were not visible in Skydio Cloud or accessible through API /flights. These flights are now visible in Skydio Cloud on Fleet Manager, and the Media and Reports menus and API/flights are accessible. The changes apply to historical and future flights. For some customers, historical flights previously not displayed will be listed with higher flight totals. N/A will display when flight end time information is not available.
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|Single Flight Log Upload to Skydio Customer Support
Upload a single flight log to customer support from Skydio Cloud Fleet Manager on-demand
Visit How to upload a flight log from Skydio Cloud to customer support for detailed instructions.
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ANSI Serial Numbers
You can now view, copy, and download a CSV file with your fleet's ANSI serial numbers.
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Vehicle Names in the Enterprise App
Vehicles assigned names in your Skydio Cloud organization will now display on the Enterprise app and controller.
Higher Resolution Video
Adaptive Bitrate higher resolution video is now supported for Skydio Live Streaming:
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Delete Media - Available November 3, 2022
Delete Media in Skydio Cloud and via API. Delete a single file or multiple files.
Share Media - available November 24, 2022
Generate a link to share media from a flight even if they are not in your Skydio Cloud organization. Configure the expiration date and time duration.
Battery Data - available November 15, 2022
Track battery data in Skydio Cloud and via API. The Devices menu Battery tab displays:
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View Skydio Live Stream
Stream live video feed from Skydio 2/2+, or X2E to Skydio Cloud for real-time awareness.
Share Skydio Live Stream Link
Generate a Live Stream video feed link to share with people outside of your organization.
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View live locations of drones in your organization. Your drone’s location will be displayed on the map for real-time awareness. Check the status of your organization’s drones for visibility into who is live streaming:
Name your Skydio drone
Designed to help you manage your fleet of Skydio drones, you can assign a name to your devices in Skydio Cloud. The name will be displayed on the Fleet Manager dashboard.
Export a single flight CSV file
Exporting a single flight CSV file offers organizations detailed flight information for review, analysis, and reporting. The file includes:
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Download Large Files
You can now download media files larger than 200 megabytes into a compressed package, reducing time and data. The View Download button offers insight into the status and progress of your download package.
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Media Sync Error Indicator
When initiating a Media Sync, a yellow flashing light indicates an unsuccessful connection to your saved networks in Skydio Cloud, and an error message will display on your controlling device to help with troubleshooting an unsuccessful connection
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Media Sync Improvements
Skydio Cloud improvements include faster Media Sync uploads.
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Skydio Cloud has improved the visibility into the data file transfer process and the drone configuration sync with two new menus, Cloud Settings and Upload Files. The menus are displayed in your drone’s INFO menu.
|The Cloud Settings menu provides you with the ability to download features and offers visibility into the last time a sync occurred.
Post-flight task management offers new visibility into the data files uploading to Skydio Cloud. If you have enabled GPS & Telemetry Data Capture on your Skydio Cloud account your post-flight data file transfer status and upload history will be available after you land.
Select Show Files or navigate to the Upload Files menu to view the File Queue and Upload History:
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Skydio License Management
Skydio License Management is now available with your Skydio 2/2+ and X2 drones. You can now assign advanced software licenses, Skydio Autonomy Enterprise and 3D Scan, to each of your drones, allowing for precision control of your Skydio fleet. Visit How to Assign Skydio Advanced Software Licenses for detailed step-by-step instructions.
[info text="This update will initially be available to select customers, with widespread availability planned for a future date. Skydio will reach out to your organization if you will be receiving the update."]
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Skydio X2 access to Skydio Cloud
Skydio is proud to announce Skydio Cloud is now available for Skydio X2 drones. Skydio Cloud provides federated management of connected drone operations via Fleet Manager and seamless uploading and management of flight media via Media Sync. Skydio Cloud also supports Skydio 2/2+ and Skydio 2/2+ Enterprise.
Skydio Cloud is a new strategic component to the Skydio enterprise architecture. Skydio Cloud allows you to manage your Skydio fleet, providing a secure, seamless, network-connected platform for autonomous flight operations. Media Sync* provides for automatic upload, and management of your 3D Scans,* images, and videos. Designed to be accessed using a web browser or through API integration, users can store, view, organize, and manage their organization's in-flight digital assets. Skydio Cloud AWS - U.S. Region cloud infrastructure meets the highest level of security, compliance, and data protection.
*Additional license required
To purchase Skydio Cloud, contact a Skydio Sales Representative
Skydio Fleet Manager
As the foundational service within Skydio Cloud, Fleet Manager provides federated management for distributed drone operations. Access telemetry data uploaded to Skydio Cloud to view flight logs and robust reporting on usage metrics.
- Automatically upload flight telemetry directly from the Skydio Enterprise App or Enterprise Controller
- Filter and search flights across your organization
- View and replay the flight path for any flight
- Reporting usage metrics across your fleet
- Detailed metrics for individual pilots and vehicles
- Filter flights by date, pilot, and vehicle, and quickly view and download details
- REST-based API endpoints for accessing flight data
Skydio Media Sync
Skydio Media Sync (additional license required) offers seamless upload and management of 3D Scans,* images, and videos. Media assets uploaded to Skydio Cloud can be stored, searched, and shared across your organization
- Automatically upload media and 3D Models directly from Skydio vehicles
- View and replay video overlayed with the flight path for any flight
- Search for media by date, pilot, and vehicle
- Share links to media across your organization
- Access the Edge Model Viewer to review 3D Scans
- REST-based API endpoints for accessing images and video
*Skydio 3D Scan license required to sync and view 3D Scan data in Skydio Cloud.
Developer access to Skydio Cloud through API integration (visit Skydio API documentation)
generate a new API Token
access the API documentation
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