|[May 15, 2014]
DreamHammer Signs Drone Software Distribution Deal to Service Colombian Government Through Partner, Emerging Technologies Corporation
ORLANDO, Fla. --(Business Wire)--
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI)
Conference 2014 - DreamHammer, a Santa Monica, Calif., software
company which provides software for drone manufacturers, developers and
integrators, announced a deal with Emerging Technologies Corporation
(ETC), an authorized distributor of American-based technologies to the
Republic of Colombia. Emerging Technologies Corporation will serve
as�the exclusive distributor and lead systems integrator of
DreamHammer's products to the Colombian Government, Armed Forces and
"DreamHammer chose to partner with ETC because they have a significant
footprint and have an excellent track record as a trusted agent in
Colombia for importing and integrating great technology," said Nelson
Paez, CEO of DreamHammer.
DreamHammer's technology, which is commercially available, gives U.S.
allied nations a single control system that can "plug 'n play" any
number or types of Drones.
"This deal has very positive implications for American security and
trade. Exporting American commercial drone technology to our Colombian
partners will enable them to leap past all the technical challenges and
lessons learned we had to overcome. They can now provide cost-effective,
superior drone surveillance in Colombia for both public and private
sector use," said Nelson Paez, CEO of DreamHammer.
Ballista, DreamHammer's flagship software product, allows operators to
simultaneously manage a family of drones from different manufacturers
with a single intuitive interface.
"The ability to bring world-class technology to a regional leading
country in Latin America such as Colombia is in line with our vision and
will be an integral component of Colombia's strategic capabilities,"
said Sean Rosario, Executive Vice President of Emerging Technologies
Corporation. "The partnership between DreamHammer and Emerging
Technologies Corporation is a natural fit in order to deliver the future
solution for all Unmanned Systems throughout the various forces within
the Colombian Ministry of Defense."
DreamHammer has been licensing software and providing support services
to key leading drone companies since August 2011. Ballista is poised to
become the industry standard for drone software for the multi-billion
dollar global unmanned systems industry.
DreamHammer, a Silicon Beach-based company is headquartered in Santa
Monica, Calif., with field offices in Arlington, Va., San Diego, Calif.,
and Honolulu, Hawaii. DreamHammer creates and licenses machine to
machine (M2M) software for enterprise/industrial manufacturers,
integrators and developers. DreamHammer®, Omni® and Ballista® are
registered trademarks of DreamHammer, Inc. For more information, visit www.dreamhammer.com.
About Emerging Technologies Corporation
Emerging Technologies Corporation headquartered in Bogota, Colombia,
with field offices in Medellin, Cali and Florida, (USA) is a leading
Defense Systems Integration company that is a leading provider of
integrated solutions to the Colombian Government. For more information,
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