Cobalt Mobile Systems

These can be moved easily from place to place, and normally communicate over 3G. Exceptionally, they may communicate over WIFI or COFDM (which is often used by the military).

The acquisition PC is usually a laptop, with input from 1 or at most 4 cameras, and a suitable router. The console may be fixed or mobile. Depending on the application, the acquisition PC may be ruggedised, and in certain situations, it may be camouflaged.

Mobile systems are used in situations where surveillance is needed for temporary periods at any one location, and where it is not practicable to establish a telephone land line to connect to ADSL. The easy setup and reliable detection is a big advantage when customers need to establish a quick and effective guard under a variety of different circumstances, and to be able to search the recording for events over a period of time.

Example Systems