About Sierra-Olympic Technologies, Inc.

Sierra-Olympic Technologies, Inc. (SOTI), Hood River, Oregon, experts in thermal imaging technology, provides cameras, components, and systems solutions for infrared camera users and integrators. Sierra-Olympic partners with industry-leading manufacturers to offer complete solutions for SWIR, MWIR, and LWIR imaging applications. The company offers numerous products for online purchase and immediate shipment. Products include LWIR OEM imaging cores, cooled cameras for science and industry, cooled cameras for OEM customers, SWIR cameras, and thermography systems for temperature-measurement applications. Call toll-free today 855-222-1801



U.S. Master Distributor

As Leonardo DRS’ Authorized U.S. Master Distributor of Uncooled OEM thermal camera cores for commercial and other non-military markets, SOTI addresses a wide variety of applications with decades of commercial sales expertise in commercial infrared technology and responsive customer support. SOTI is now a one-stop-shop for all things uncooled. As Uncooled Core subject matter experts, assumes sales, distribution and consultative services on behalf of DRS’ uncooled commercial cores for non-military customers located in the U.S.

  • Tenum™ Family of Uncooled Thermal Cores
  • Tamarisk® Family of Thermal Imaging Camera Cores: VGA and QVGA
  • Tamarisk® Precision Series Radiometric Camera Cores: VGA and QVGA
  • Tamarisk® supporting accessories and integration support


SOTI Products Powered by DRS

The Viento camera line is the world's most convenient and affordable thermal imaging camera. With standard interfaces, standard mounting provisions, and an incredibly affordable price, Viento opens new opportunities for scientific, industrial and routine benchtop thermal imaging.

  • Available in 640x480 or 320x240 with frame rates up to 60Hz in a ruggidized housing
  • Uncompressed digital video output via 8-bit and 16-bit
  • Supply power, control features and extract video from the Viento all over a single Ethernet cable
  • GigE Vision® and Power over Ethernet (PoE) standards communication

The Vinden camera line is an affordable, effective thermal imaging camera that combines the best uncooled FPA technology available with an effective and efficient continuous zoom optic. With up to a 12X zoom factor, the Vinden line offers thermal imaging users an affordable and effective thermal zoom chassis camera.

  • Up to 12X continuous zoom with DRS' ultra-sensitive 640x480 LWIR core technology
  • IP video output with H.264 and MJPEG streams and Ethernet control