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Docomo develops API for drone operation platform, tests Nexsys-One tower maintenance

Wednesday 31 July 2019 | 11:15 CET | News
Japanese operator NTT Docomo has developed an application-programming interface (API) for the Docomo sky drone-operation platform. Docomo has also used the API to integrate docomo sky with Nexsys-One's tower maintenance platform in a joint trial, demonstrating the possibility to use drones for automated inspections and maintenance of mobile-network base-station towers. Docomo aims to expand the use of drones in diverse fields, such as manufacturing, media and infrastructure, in addition to inspections of base-station towers and solar panels.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NTT / NTT DoCoMo / Sky
Countries: Japan
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