SourceSecurity.com RSS - Rainbow CCTV news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Rainbow CCTV news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/rainbow-cctv.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Tue, 26 Oct 2010 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 26 Oct 2010 08:00:00 GMT ISO Integration helps Chapman Medical Centre to improve hospital security with IP surveillance systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-420-ga-co-7278-ga-co-1366-ga.5364.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-420-ga-co-7278-ga-co-1366-ga.5364.htmlApplications NewsTue, 26 Oct 2010 08:00:00 GMT<p><table style="width: 148px; height: 296px" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"><tbody><tr><td></td></tr><tr align="center"><td class="smalltxt"><strong>The project is allowing IP cameras from Avigilon to operate alongside existing analogue cameras at the hospital</strong></td></tr></tbody></table><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iso-integration.html" class="orangebold">ISO Integration</a>, the installation arm of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow CCTV</a>, has recently completed a camera surveillance project for the Chapman Medical Centre in Orange County, California.<br /><br />The project is allowing newly-installed <a...Rainbow’s auto iris domes promote safety at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Centrehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7140-ga-co-1366-ga-co-2154-ga.5296.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7140-ga-co-1366-ga-co-2154-ga.5296.htmlApplications NewsMon, 04 Oct 2010 08:00:00 GMT<p><table style="width: 243px; height: 240px" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"><tbody><tr><td></td></tr><tr align="center"><td class="smalltxt"><strong>The cameras have a 4 ~ 9mm lens and are protected from attack by a tough aluminium housing and IP66 dome</strong></td></tr></tbody></table>High resolution vandal-resistant colour dome cameras from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow CCTV</a> are being used at a convention centre in Rosemont, a suburb of Chicago. The 550-TV line units have a 4 ~ 9mm lens and are protected from attack by a tough aluminium housing and polycarbonate (IP66) dome. Three hundred and fifty of the cameras have been installed by local...US Eastern Seaboard enlists help from Rainbow CCTVhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-3289-ga.3691.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-3289-ga.3691.htmlApplications NewsMon, 27 Jul 2009 08:00:00 GMT<p><table style="width: 243px; height: 314px" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="243" height="314"><tbody><tr><td></td></tr><tr><td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Over 800 camera units have been installed at the loading centre</strong></td></tr></tbody></table>Vandal-resistant mini dome cameras from California-based <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow CCTV</a> have been installed at loading centres operated by leading transportation company South-eastern Freight Lines. </p><p>South-eastern Freight Lines are a prominent less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier in the general commodities sector with a fleet of 2,700...Bullet cameras from Rainbow CCTV are contributing to security at site designed by Frank Lloyd Wrighthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.3680.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.3680.htmlApplications NewsThu, 16 Jul 2009 08:00:00 GMT<p><table style="width: 232px; height: 268px" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"><tbody><tr><td></td></tr><tr><td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Rainbow CCTV's&nbsp;bullet cameras are part of an IP-addressable solution for SC Johnson headquarters in Racine</strong></td></tr></tbody></table>The units are pole-mounted at gate entries as part of an IP-addressable solution for SC Johnson at its Wisconsin headquarters in Racine on the shore of Lake Michigan. The cameras are fitted to a network video server which allows them to form an integral part of an IP-based video system. SC Johnson staff with widely differing job functions from various site locations are able to access a web address in order to monitor their visitors on arrival.</p><p>The world headquarters and...Rainbow CCTV lenses used on Naval battleshiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.3062.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.3062.htmlApplications NewsFri, 27 Feb 2009 08:00:00 GMT<p><table style="width: 237px; height: 251px" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"><tbody><tr><td>&nbsp;</td></tr><tr><td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Motorized zoom lenses from Rainbow are being used on the new Type 45 destroyer</strong></td></tr></tbody></table>Motorized zoom lenses from California-based <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used on the new Type 45 destroyer which will be the largest and most powerful air defence destroyer ever operated by the British Royal Navy. The first of the vessels, <em>HMS Daring</em>, sailed into Portsmouth, England,&nbsp;last month to be greeted by a 15-gun salute and thousand of well-wishers including schoolchildren from across Hampshire.</p><p>The 7,350-tonne warship was built on the River Clyde with the...Rainbow will display its range of integrated CCTV products at IFSEC 2008http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.2037.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.2037.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Apr 2008 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> comes to <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2008.html" class="orangebold">IFSEC 2008</a> (stand 16030) knowing that installations of its equipment extend even to the exhibition venue itself - the company's zoom lenses are used on PTZ assemblies throughout the NEC complex.</p><p>The company's distribution is worldwide.&nbsp; Recent applications feature public transport in BP petrol stations across the UK, throughout Dublin city centre and the Channel Tunnel.&nbsp; Further afield, cameras have been used on the mass transit system in Mexico City.</p><p>The...Rainbow play their part in Swedenhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1712.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1712.htmlApplications NewsMon, 26 Nov 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Colour cameras from California-based <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> have been installed at automotive stores throughout Sweden.&nbsp; The client, Micro AB, sells car accessories and spare parts direct to motorists.&nbsp; (In the UK the company would equate to Unipart and in the US the equivalent would be Pep Boys, Kragen Auto Parts or Trak Auto.)</p><p>The stores are using Rainbow's <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/product-profile/cctv/image-capture/domes/rainbow-hdcvf3d.html" class="orangebold">1/3&quot; colour DSP 460 line cameras</a> which can function at a minimum illumination of 0.3 lux in high gain mode at F1.2 and...Rainbow docking on western seaboardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1493.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1493.htmlApplications NewsThu, 16 Aug 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Fixed focal length lenses from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used for cargo recognition at major harbours on the western seaboard.</p><p>Ports including Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Tacoma and Seattle are using manual iris and dc auto-iris lenses from the California-based manufacturer in assemblies created by Rainbow's client Hi-Tech Solutions.&nbsp; </p><p>The SeeContainer product from Hi-Tech Solutions features at port recognition projects across the globe, monitoring container markings through proprietary optical character recognition (OCR).&nbsp; </p><p>The Rainbow lenses are part of units which not only record general location data from the camera but also track, read and compare identification markings, presenting harbour...Rainbow in retail watchdog systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1286-ga.1388.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1286-ga.1388.htmlApplications NewsTue, 03 Jul 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Privately funded CCTV systems in public areas are gaining increasing acceptance, with more and more neighbourhood or special-interest groups pooling funds to install cameras.&nbsp; Eureka (California), Zurich in Switzerland, the London Borough of Enfield, and Belfast in Northern Ireland have all seen surveillance equipment sponsored by businesses and neighbourhood watchdogs.</p><p>A current example is occurring in south side Milwaukee where a major thoroughfare, National Avenue, is benefiting from day-night high resolution cameras with lenses from Californian manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a>.</p><p>The lenses are 5<strong>~</strong>55mm and 8.5<strong>~</strong>85mm varifocals which are producing views of known trouble spots from storefronts in an area with a history...Rainbow on the forecourt with BPhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1357.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1357.htmlApplications NewsMon, 18 Jun 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Vandal-resistant dome cameras from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used at BP petrol stations across the United Kingdom for general surveillance at the company's forecourts. </p><p>Installers, Cambridgeshire-based <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/age-cctv.html" class="orangebold">AGE Electrical Services</a>, report that the domes are compact and unobtrusive, meaning the units are unlikely to be struck by high-sided or unusually shaped vehicles as they move around the BP sites.&nbsp; Use of these cameras forms part of BP's wide-ranging CCTV measures aimed at health &amp; safety, logistics and customer protection as well as securing the properties.</p><p>The cameras are being used in conjunction with Fusion DVRs from <a...Racehorses monitored by Rainbow's bullet camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1356.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1356.htmlApplications NewsThu, 21 Jun 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a>'s bullet cameras are monitoring some of the finest racehorses in the world at stables in Kentucky, USA.&nbsp; The cameras are allowing breeders to observe mares during the crucial days of foaling and have been installed at several leading breeders by local integrator Barney Miller's.&nbsp;&nbsp; </p><p>A notable site is Glen Ridge Farm, Lexington, where a prominent breeder is using the cameras in nine stalls and reviewing images at night from the comfort of their home on a hard-wired system with a nine-channel colour duplex multiplexer.&nbsp; </p><p>Doug Hocker of Barney Miller's said, &quot;<em>The pricing of the Rainbow unit is competitive and this has meant that we can suggest multiple-camera solutions to clients without them baulking at the...Rainbow at Port of Doverhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1727-ga.1267.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1727-ga.1267.htmlApplications NewsThu, 17 May 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>High-resolution bullet cameras from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used for security monitoring and licence plate recognition at the vehicle terminal serving Europe's busiest port, Dover.&nbsp; </p><p>The cameras are allowing Kent Police to observe both freight and car traffic at the Eurotunnel plaza in Folkestone which connects with the M20 motorway.&nbsp; They are being used within ticket machines and operator's booths, the system activation being hardware triggers from loops on traffic lanes or contact closure when ticket dispensers are activated.&nbsp; There are automatic and manual modes of operation at the booths and the system is integrated with software from GEA which drives the sophisticated automated ticketing operation.</p><p>After...Rainbow in Dublinhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1266.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1266.htmlApplications NewsTue, 15 May 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Zoom lenses from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being installed across Dublin as the Irish police force (Garda) expands and upgrades city centre security systems.</p><p>The lenses, which have various focal lengths, are being used at shopping precincts, tourists quarters, leisure facilities and on river frontage. &nbsp;Extensive use is being made of 7.5-112.5mm models. &nbsp;These are functioning from high-resolution cameras and are used in colour, monochrome and infrared modes according to the nature of the site and lighting conditions.</p><p>The installation has been performed by Dublin-based SKS Communications whose Managing Director, Harry Smith, said: &nbsp;&quot;<em>We chose the Rainbow lens because the client wanted to control the iris from...Rainbow's traffic controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1171.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.1171.htmlApplications NewsWed, 28 Mar 2007 08:00:00 GMT<p>Cameras and zoom lenses from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used at freeway and intersection controls throughout the US by Florida-based Control Technologies who have chosen a modified version of Rainbow's 1/3&quot; black and white 580 TV lines camera. </p><p>Based on data from the cameras, civic authorities are able to calibrate the cycle of signalised intersections and where necessary speed up vehicle exits from congested stretches of freeway.&nbsp; The aim is not only to ease movement on freeways but minimise congestion at known city bottlenecks.&nbsp; The sophisticated scene analysis approach used by Control Technologies is vastly superior to simple magnetic sensors and the techniques are being employed successfully in states including Texas,...Rainbow in store and healthyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.818.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.818.htmlApplications NewsFri, 08 Sep 2006 08:00:00 GMT<p>Vari-focal lenses from US manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> have been installed at thirty Holland and Barrett stores including sites in London, Birmingham and Amsterdam.&nbsp; The lens is Rainbow's 3-8mm model, which is notable in that as a day-night unit it corrects the focus shift that occurs when using IR lighting. </p><p>At the Holland and Barrett stores the lenses are operating within Rainbow's own dome camera assemblies.&nbsp; The client is recording digitally using DVRs by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/videoswitch.html" class="orangebold">Videoswitch</a> with removable trays and tactile keypads.</p><p>The hard-wired systems have been implemented by Bedfordshire-based CSG UK.&nbsp; A design and...Rainbow on the borderhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.817.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.817.htmlApplications NewsFri, 08 Sep 2006 08:00:00 GMT<p>Camera-lens combinations from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> are being used by one of the USA's most prominent surveillance companies, Virginia-based New Technology Management Inc (NTMI.)</p><p>NTMI is a world leader in the creation, integration and maintenance of security observation systems with clients including the US Army, Navy and Air Force as well as the Marine Corps and the Department of Homeland Security.</p><p>The Rainbow cameras used by NTMI are the CLD46D 1/3&quot; colour DSP models offering 460 TV lines resolution.&nbsp; The equipment's high sensitivity allows operation at a minimum illumination of 0.3 lux and the camera features electronic iris.&nbsp; Backlight compensation is a boon for installers who can configure the cameras...Dome cameras at medical transfer terminal for the needyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1976-ga.783.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga-co-1976-ga.783.htmlApplications NewsFri, 18 Aug 2006 08:00:00 GMT<h2 style="margin-top: 0cm; margin-right: 0cm; margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-left: 0cm; line-height: 12pt"></h2><p style="margin-top: 0cm; margin-right: 0cm; margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-left: 0cm; line-height: 12pt">A charity that flies needy and vulnerable people for medical purposes is using dome cameras from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> at a facility within Houston Hobby Airport.&nbsp; Angel Flight South Central helps patients who do not have access to conventional transport or who are too ill to be driven or fly on a commercial service.&nbsp; Private pilots volunteer their planes and time to take people from their local airstrip to hospitals and clinics in other cities, often combining in relays so that a journey of thousands of miles can be made.</p><p...Video capture in the Mallhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.735.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.735.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2006 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a>'s portable DVRs with built-in high resolution digital camera are being used by one of the leading department stores in South America, the Mexican chain Liverpool.</p><p>The versatility of the equipment, notably its provision of motion detection with adjustable detect sensitivity rate, makes it suited to this client's varied usage which includes deployment at shops and distribution centres. </p><p>The unit offers a low-cost video capture facility and records images on a built-in 128 MB Flash memory which can be optimized through use of a motion detection mode.</p><p>The DVRs support both NTSC and PAL and resume recording automatically after power loss. An intuitive interface allows even inexperienced users to select image compression qualities and frame rates, according to the requirements of the location. </p><p>Liverpool operates 50 stores and multiple shopping...Rainbow at Bogota Airporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.651.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.651.htmlApplications NewsFri, 16 Jun 2006 08:00:00 GMT<p>Motorized zoom lenses from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> have been installed at Bogota Airport, Colombia.&nbsp; The 15-300mm units were selected for the quality of their telephoto performance, compact size and ability to operate amid high levels of dust and fumes. </p><p>The lenses are allowing air traffic control and security staff to follow vehicle and passenger movement on aprons and runways as well as monitoring for intrusion through the perimeter fence.&nbsp; In several sectors the Rainbow units are being used at distances of more than a kilometre. </p><p>Bogota Airport occupies 1,705 acres. &nbsp;It is Colombia's principal gateway and is one of the world's largest landing fields.&nbsp; The airport is situated 15 km northwest of the city centre and is currently seeing extensive modernisation to its main terminal, El Dorado. </p><p>Like all Rainbow zoom lenses these motorized 15-300mm units...Rainbow's spear of destinyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.650.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1366-ga.650.htmlApplications NewsFri, 16 Jun 2006 08:00:00 GMT<p>Use of CCTV equipment in machine vision applications is not only growing but has become remarkably diverse.&nbsp; The trend has been underlined by use of fixed focal length lenses from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rainbow-cctv.html" class="orangebold">Rainbow</a> in machinery for grading asparagus. </p><p>The grading units are in operation in ten countries with notable US applications at Gonzales and Castroville in northern California.&nbsp; Asparagus growers using the equipment in England include farmers near Statford-upon-Avon, Midhurst in West Sussex and Lincolnshire.</p><p>The asparagus-grading units are manufactured by Oraka Graders Ltd, a New Zealand company that had its beginnings as a small family operation.&nbsp; Oraka's systems have been under continuous improvement for 25 years and the company has been using Rainbow lenses for a decade. </p><p>The lenses fitted to the graders include 2/3 inch 16mm units, which have a manual iris of...