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Defendec  develops world-class remote premises surveillance technology

Defendec is an innovative company specializing in the development of world-class remote premises surveillance technology. The company operates globally with offices in Washington, D.C and Estonia. 

Defendec's main product Smartdec is securing NATO’s and European Union's external borders.  It is currently operational worldwide. Smartdec helps to stop international smuggling, illegal trafficking and acts of sabotage every day making it the technology of choice among border guards.


The company has developed a new type of wireless sensor networking protocol.

Defendec's experienced team has developed a low-power routing mechanism and communication protocol for wireless sensor networks that enables it to create large cost-effective and energy efficient perimeter monitoring systems.

Technology is patented.


Defendec actively participates in European research projects. In cooperation with the European Border Guards and Frontex, Defendec is developing the embedded software for TALOS, a European Union next generation land border surveillance system. TALOS is a pan-European research project co-funded by the European Commission.  

Enterprise Estonia, a government organization responsible for supporting business and technology development, has awarded a research grant to Defendec to support its continued academic research. In addition, Defendec actively collaborates with the Tallinn University of Technology and is associated with the ELIKO Competence Center, Estonia's  leading research center in Electronics-, Info- and Communication Technologies.

Defendec is a member of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the non-profit organization, E-Space, Estonian Defense Industry Union, the Estonian Defense Cluster, and the Estonian Space Cluster. 

ISO 9001:2015

Defendec is certified as ISO 9001:2015 compliant, this for the the manufacturing, deployment, and development of wireless sensor network. The certification is accredited by leading certification center Bureau Veritas.