A new ULISSE integrated positioning unit from Videotec of Schio, Italy, is designed specifically for use with thermal cameras. The side opening enclosure is equipped with germanium glass, which is transparent to infrared. The glass covers transmission from 7.5 to 14 micrometers infrared wavelength range with the best optical quality. The company also offers solutions for the protected use of thermal cameras, including aluminum and stainless-steel housings, and explosion proof systems. These are ideal for applications such as fire and rescue, public safety, intruder monitoring, industrial environment monitoring, military purposes, and night time surveillance.