THE IDK Corporation STORY
For more than 29 years, IDK Corporation has been leading the ProAV market in Japan with advanced products and innovative technology, specializing in the education, corporate and digital signage markets, delivering cost effective solutions for class rooms, conference facilities, command and control centers, and for event/staging venues.
Founded in 1989 to manufacture video cables and RGB splitters for professional AV applications, IDK Corporation expanded early into matrix and presentation switchers, earning a reputation for great value by delivering a combination of high performance and flexible functionality at competitive pricing. IDK’s impressive record of ProAV innovations includes world’s firsts like the first digital presentation switcher to feature a built-in Scan Converter. IDK was an early adopter of HDMI in 2007 and of HDBase-T in 2010.
Already shipping a wide range of 4K@60 4:4:4 compliant devices, IDK expects its entire ProAV product line to achieve 4K@60 4:4:4 compliance in 2018.
All IDK products are designed and produced in Japan, with IDK’s commitment to the highest quality control in design, development and manufacture, assuring exceptional reliability, performance and functional flexibility in the field.
IDK Corporation has been expanding its international presence including two national headquarter in the US and Europe. IDK has more than fifteen (15) distributors and representatives globally.
|2017||Release of 4K@60 4:4:4 Switchers, Extenders, and Distribution Amplifier
Release of 4K@60 4:4:4 AV Over IP Solution “IP-NINJAR” series
|2016||Established IDK Europe GmbH
Became member of SDVoE Alliance
Became member of Dante Alliance
|2015||Established IDK America inc.|
|2014||Entry into the world market having “MSD-500/700″ series|
|2013||Became member of HDBaseT Alliance
Release of Optical extenders “OPF” series
|2012||Release of Digital Multi / Presentaion Switcher “MSD-5400” series|
|2010||Release of HDBase-T related products such as “HDC” series|
|2009||Release of first Digital Multi / Presentation Switcher “MSD-4400” series|
|2007||Release of Digital (HDMI) extenders & splitters|
|2003||Release of Analog Multi Switcher “MMS” & “MMV” series|
|2000||Release of Analog Matrix Switcher products|
|1993||Release of video transmission system for PC class rooms|
|1989||Established as Video Cable & RGB Distribution Amplifier manufacturer|