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Raytec VARIO Light House Kit 20/01/2015

NEW RAYTEC INTEGRATED LIGHTING AND CAMERA HOUSING KIT

The VARIO Lighthouse Kit (VLK) from Raytec is a new extension to their family of award-winning VARIO illuminators. It provides a fully integrated lighting and camera housing solution as a high performance, all-in-one alternative to cameras with integrated LEDs. VLK combines class-leading VARIO LED illuminators, available in Infra-Red, White-Light or Hybrid, along with the facility for up to two IP or analogue cameras of the user’s choice (not supplied) into one fully integrated, pre-wired and cable managed housing. The all-in-one solution is easy and quick to mount and install and crucially... Read More

Raytec VARIO Illuminators Empower 360° Video Analytics 27/11/2014
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VARIO EMPOWERS 360° MOBILE VIDEO ANALYTICS

VARIO LED illuminators from Raytec have been selected as part of a bespoke, mobile and solar powered video surveillance system, deployed across multiple locations in Germany. Local security integrator G&G Sicherheitstechnik GmbH had received significant demand for a mobile surveillance solution to provide the detection and identification of subjects at night, from locations which did not have mains power. These included large construction sites, highway and bridge construction, event security, outdoor and open space monitoring. Specialists in bespoke video and alarm system design, G&G Sicherheitstechnik GmbH set about creating a solution. Good... Read More

Raytec VARIO IP Network Illuminators Win Security Essen Award 2014 06/10/2014

RAYTEC WINS SECURITY ESSEN AWARD FOR VARIO IPPOE!

Raytec is proud to announce that they have won a coveted Security Essen Technology Innovation award for their new VARIO IPPoE range of network illuminators. The UK CCTV lighting manufacturer fought off tough competition and beat 6 other big names in manufacturing to win the bronze title at the German exhibition. As the first ever IP addressable CCTV illuminator,VARIO IPPoE has made a big name for itself in the security industry and it is now the most decorated CCTV lighting product in the world. VARIO IPPoE has also won an... Read More

Raytec VARIOIP Network Illuminators 03/09/2014

NETWORK LIGHTING EVEN EASIER WITH HTTP COMMANDS

Raytec introduce new HTTP commands for controlling their VARIO IP PoE network illuminators from any network device. VARIO IP PoE allows for quick and easy remote set up, commissioning, operation and maintenance of your CCTV lighting scheme from anywhere on the network 24/7. Lighting can be triggered on alarm to deter crime via other network devices e.g. cameras/detectors/VMS. Users can also take instant manual control of any illuminator to respond to live events or fine tune CCTV images, or operate lighting in groups making it much easier and quicker to control large... Read More

Raytec Graduate Training Programme Graduates Under IR 20/08/2014

NEW GRADUATE TRAINEE PROGRAMME

Raytec is delighted to welcome the arrival of 5 high-calibre graduates as part of a new Graduate TraineeProgramme, who will support and foster Raytec’sgrowth and commitment to lighting innovation for security and safety critical applications. The new graduates, Ben Chipping, Callum Ryder, Deepak Ghosh, Jazmin Adams and Michael Steel, will engage in a two year programme of exciting live projects in different areas of the business, taking on roles in sales, marketing, product design and R&D. The introduction of the programme further demonstrates Raytec’s commitment to investing in people, and... Read More

Raytec IFSEC World Cup Competition 2014 13/07/2014

WORLD CUP 2014 COMPETITION

To celebrate the World Cup 2014 and the power of IP lighting, Raytec are offering the opportunity to win a set of signed, framed shirts from the worlds two best players. Just tweet #tweetmylights between Monday 16th June and Friday 20th June to enter the competition. The promotion is timed to coincide with IFSEC and we will have a special white-light illuminator linked up to twitter. Every time someone enters the competition and tweets #tweetmylights the light will flash in real time. Come and see it in action at IFSEC 2014 in booth E600.... Read More

Raytec VARIOIP Network Illuminators 09/07/2014

NETWORK ILLUMINATORS NOW WITH POE

Winner of the ‘IFSEC Best CCTV System of the Year’, Raytec’s range of VARIO network illuminators has now been extended to include PoE capability and 4 new model sizes in both Infra-Red and White-Light. PoE capability allows for a much quicker and more cost effective lighting installation. VARIO IP PoE illuminators can be easily integrated onto an existing network infrastructure, with no local mains connections or special electrical labour required. Operated via integrated web interface or VMS, VARIOIP PoE allows for quick and easy remote set up, commissioning, operation and maintenance... Read More

Raytec VARIO Hybrid Infrared and Whitelight Illuminator 22/05/2014

ALL-IN-ONE HYBRID ILLUMINATOR LAUNCHED

Raytec have expanded their flagship range of VARIOilluminators to include a new, all-in-one Infra-Red and White-Light solution – VARIO Hybrid. VARIO hybrid seamlessly combines Raytec’s latest Infra-Red and White-Light LED technology into a single unit for easy installation and increased functionality. VARIO Hybrid works in conjunction with external detectors or alarm inputs to provide event triggered lighting on demand and proactively deter crime. The Infra-Red can be used for general CCTV surveillance and the White-Light can be triggered only whenneededon alarm via external devices, e.g. on detection of a subject,... Read More

Raytec SPARTAN Hazardous Area ATEX Lighting Range 19/02/2014
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RAYTEC LAUNCH SPARTAN – REVOLUTIONARY HAZARDOUS AREA LIGHTING

Raytec is delighted to launch SPARTAN – a full range of ATEX/ IECEx LED floodlights that change the way we look at lighting for hazardous area environments. With SPARTAN, Raytec’s twin benefits of huge energy and maintenance cost savings can now be applied to the most hazardous and extreme environments. SPARTAN is designed as the most efficient and most maintenance friendly solution for hazardous area environments such as oil & gas, food processing and chemical plants, which require high performance and reliability in the most extreme operating conditions. The new... Read More

Raytec Lighting Catches Intruder Case Study 04/02/2014
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CRIMINAL ‘OUTFOXED’ BY RAYTEC IR AND BBC WILDLIFE CAM

A BBC wildlife project got more than it bargained for, when Raytec Infra-Red lighting helped to capture an intruder live-in-act, in the middle of the night. The CCTV system belongs to BBC wildlife presenter Simon King, and was installed as part of a ‘Fox Family Cam’ project, designed to film a family of foxes living in London and stream live video 24-hours-a-day to King’s website. However, on 12th January at 3.46am in Herne Hill, South London, images captured under Raytec Infra-Red lighting, showed a man climbing over a fence, trying... Read More