IDK Comes to USA

The IDK Corporation recently opened a North American sales and support office in the New York City area. The staff will focus on supplying and supporting the company’s IP-based 4K-UHD and professional audio/video products.

IDK Corporation is a leading professional audio/video equipment vendor in the Japanese market supplying advanced products and innovative technology.

Founded in 1989 to manufacture video cables and RGB splitters for professional AV applications, the IDK Corporation expanded early into matrix and presentation switchers. IDK’s innovations include 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.

IDK is in the process of completing the expansion of its product lines making them fully 4K-UHD compliant in 2016. Some currently shipping 4K-UHD products include 4K Fiber Optic /CATx extenders, 4K distribution amplifiers and 4K presentation switchers.

IDK offers 4K support for systems up to 4K-60p 4:4:4, and HDCP2.2 compliance.

IP Switching and Networking

Simultaneously with the opening of the U.S. office, IDK is introducing its IP-NINJAR product line. This series of solutions will initially include extension links, enabling IP networking and switching through standard10GbE/40GbE IP routers.

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