Firetail v10

Firetail 10 now available

Firetail 10 is now available at

Rapid visualization and analysis of animal data. Get it today and view data in ways you never have before. Ideal for Movebank resources and high precision tags like e-obs, Technosmart, Ornitela, Vectronic, Milsar and many others.

Firetail at the Wildlabs Variety Hour

We’re glad to join the Wildlabs Variety Hour: Firetail developer Tobias Petri will outline key features of Firetail and FireSOM and of course we’ll have the possibility to address requirements and questions.
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Firetail 9

Firetail 9 – now available

We are proud to present Firetail 9!

For incredibly fast visualization and annotation of Movebank data, GPS tracks, acceleration sensors, IMU orientation data and much more. Perfect for movement ecology, biologging  and conservation projects.

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What’s new? – selected features

1. Version 9 features many performance and stability improvements boosting your daily routines

2. You can now import external annotation data and show it side by side with Firetail annotations or automated FireSOM predictions

FT9 / external annotations

combining external annotations with Firetail 9

3. Overlay your data with shape files, show park boundaries, adminstrative districts and more

shape overlays

4. FireSOM included – machine learning for rapid annotation at your fingertips

Request your personal trial license today or download the free edition!


— The Firetail Team


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New Tutorial: Advanced Annotation Procedures

We are happy to present a new part of our tutorial series on Firetail techniques!

In this part you will learn how to

  • segement acceleration data
  • subdivide and refine predicted categories
  • save your models and apply them to other individuals, tags or deployments

The tutorial has two parts. Firstly, a short lecture to introduce the underlying concepts and secondly, a live demo using Firetail 8 for an illustrated application in practice.

22.1 – Advanced annotation with FireSOM in Firetail 8

Experience Firetail 8