We provide SkyLink and field-upgradable firmware to ensure your success.  For free. 


The gimbal’s user interface is just as important as the hardware - an effective interface reduces workload, minimizes training, and allows missions to be executed flawlessly. Trillium’s SkyLink was designed with the operator in mind, emphasizing ease of use, stability, post-mission analysis, and compelling features. Go here for the latest downloads.


Gimbal Interface

  • Automatically finds and connects to gimbals on the network or a serial port

  • Provides full control with an on screen joystick or hand controller

  • Displays a variety of telemetry overlaid onto the video

  • Allows for gimbal configuration including IP addressing and video compression rate

  • Allows for measurements right on the video and map including distance and bearing

  • Includes a variety of alarms to warn an operator when something isn’t right


Recording & Playback

  • Records video with embedded telemetry and KLV metadata

  • Recorded files can be replayed with all common video viewers

  • Playback within SkyLink shows all telemetry and map positions, allowing for detailed frame-by-frame flight review and analysis



  • 3D map shows gimbal and image position in real time

  • Allows geo pointing with a simple double-click

  • Automatically downloads and caches imagery and terrain elevation data

  • Imports user provided map imagery and elevation data




Trillium has a large software team continually working to develop new features and improve the performance of fielded gimbals so that you can get more out of your hardware. Firmware can be updated in the field through SkyLink in under 5 minutes.