Headquartered in Germany, Mobotix developed the first weatherproof web cam with digital image sensors and an integrated PC back in 1999. They continue to specialize in producing tough and rugged cameras with robust fiberglass-reinforced housing and a broad operating temperature range of -22 to +140 °F. To date, more than 100,000 cameras have been installed worldwide in all environmental conditions, from the Antarctic to the deserts of Saudi Arabia to the tropical Everglades in Florida.