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Raytec IP Lighting Set Up 24/07/2017
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HOW NETWORK LIGHTING MAKES SET-UP & COMMISSIONING EASIER

Installation, setup and commissioning are made significantly easier for security professionals through the use of IP addressable network lighting. Gone are the days when we had to adjust illuminator settings in situ, often up a ladder or lift. With network lighting, installers now have quick access to configure all lighting settings via an integrated web interface from any remote network location. Adjusting the illumination had often been a time consuming part of any security installation and often involved a 2 person trip to site at night to achieve the best... Read More

Stay Connected to your Security 05/07/2017
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STAY CONNECTED TO YOUR SECURITY

We live in an increasingly IP-based world where hardware is fully integrated to deliver dynamic and responsive surveillance systems. In the IP era you need to stay connected to your security at anytime to maximise the performance of your security system. Intelligent Network Lighting empowers security professionals by deeply integrating lighting into the heart of any security system. Users can take live control over the lighting system to respond to security events in real-time; make lighting adjustments or maintenance checks remotely; and can seamlessly integrate network illuminators with other system... Read More

02/06/2017

VARIO2 GOES ON WILDLIFE SAFARI

Raytec illuminators have been installed in some of the most challenging and exciting global environments, everywhere from the Arctic circle to the jungles of Borneo. Most recently WildEarth, a specialist team of wild-life film makers, turned to Raytec’s VARIO2 Infra-Red illuminators at the greater Kruger National Park in South Africa to capture the nocturnal habits of some rather large animals! In an application where outstanding illumination was crucial, Raytec’s VARIO2 covert Infra-Red illuminators enabled the high megapixel cameras to capture outstanding detail and live activity at night. The low voltage... Read More

02/06/2017
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SUPERCHARGE THE NIGHT-TIME PERFORMANCE OF YOUR BULLET CAMERA

Bullet cameras offer a cost effective and compact solution for general surveillance applications and many also include integrated LEDs to deliver short range night-time images. But now with the latest developments in LED lighting, you can supercharge the performance of your bullet camera with even the smallest Raytec VARIO 2 illuminator and cover impressive distances at night. Despite their popularity, bullet cameras do have some significant disadvantages. Generally their night-time performance is limited to 15-20m. The in-built LEDs also don’t have the same heat management as dedicated external illuminators which... Read More

Identify in Low Light - Raytec Video 25/04/2017

IDENTIFYING IN LOW LIGHT

The quality of your illumination is a critical factor in achieving good recognition and identification from your video surveillance system at night. Even low light cameras which can produce an acceptable overview of a scene in relatively low light conditions need dedicated surveillance lighting to identify a subject at night – especially when zooming in over long distances. LED surveillance lighting is the number 1 choice for empowering your maximum zoom function. It delivers targeted and powerful illumination exactly where it is needed so that your camera is able to... Read More

VARIO2 Long Range Illuminators 24/04/2017

EXPLORE LONG RANGE ILLUMINATORS IN THE VARIO2 FAMILY

The i16 and w16 series illuminators boast the greatest distances in the VARIO2 family. A single LED panel delivers up to 500m/1640ft (Infra-Red) and 250m/820ft (White-Light), guaranteeing outstanding light levels on scene for the best night time images at the greatest distances. They make illuminating long distances easier than ever before – watch the video and see for yourself! Explore VARIO2 i16 Long Range Infra-Red Illuminator  Explore VARIO2 w16 Long Range White-Light Illuminator 

Raytec VARIO2 video - Long Range Infra-Red Lighting 24/06/2016

VARIO2 IN ACTION

VARIO2 delivers world leading power and illumination distances. As the next generation to Raytec’s award winning VARIO range, VARIO2 illuminators advance night-time surveillance further than ever before. VARIO2 illuminators use PLATINUM Elite SMT LED technology to deliver more power and greater distances from a smaller platform than current-generation illuminators. Providing a broader range of solutions, the VARIO2 series also offers a suite of advanced security features for easier programming and safer operation of smart lighting systems. VARIO2 is the key to unlocking outstanding performance from your video surveillance system at... Read More

Raytec VARIO2 in Action Footage 24/06/2016

GO FURTHER WITH VARIO2

VARIO2 delivers world leading power and illumination distances. As the next generation to Raytec’s award winning VARIO range, VARIO2 illuminators advance night-time surveillance further than ever before. VARIO2 illuminators use PLATINUM Elite SMT LED technology to deliver more power and greater distances from a smaller platform than current-generation illuminators. Providing a broader range of solutions, the VARIO2 series also offers a suite of advanced security features for easier programming and safer operation of smart lighting systems. VARIO2 is the key to unlocking outstanding performance from your video surveillance system at... Read More

Raytec VARIO2 Illuminators 15/06/2016
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DISCOVER NEW VARIO2

Raytec is proud to debut the next generation range of illuminators for video surveillance at IFSEC 2016 –VARIO2. VARIO2 delivers world leading power and illumination distances. Using PLATINUM Elite SMT LED technology, it delivers up to 236% more power and greater illumination distances from a smaller platform than Raytec’s last-generation illuminators. Covering ultra-long distances VARIO2 illuminators enable video surveillance cameras to capture highly detailed images at distances up to 500m (1640ft) from a single illuminator. This offers you more flexibility to meet challenging installation requirements from both Infra-Red and White-Light illuminators.... Read More

Raytec Axis ACAP Integration Plug In Software - Configuration Tutorials 15/03/2016

INTEGRATING VARIO IP WITH AXIS ACAP (PART 2)

Through our Axis ACAP Integration VARIO IP network illuminators provide dynamic and instantly responsive lighting that can be controlled by Axis cameras. Part 2 of our tutorial video shows how you can easily configure different lighting responses to deliver the right light, at the right time for different Axis camera events.