Luke Bilton

Director, Digital & Content, UBM

Author Bio ▼

Luke is Director of Digital & Content for UBM EMEA London, the media business behind IFSEC Global and IFSEC live events.
January 3, 2017

Sign up to free email newsletters


Whitepaper: Normal service resumed? How video technology supports our new reality


IDIS security profile

IDIS is a security technology company based in South Korea. It is headquartered just outside of Seoul and operates globally through regional offices and key strategic partners.

Latest IDIS articles

WATCH: IDIS camera keeps watch over active volcano

Designed to endure tough environments, the IDIS 8MP PTZ is providing 24/7 monitoring of volcanic activity at Guatemala’s Volcan de Fuego.

Reduced crime in London development after video surveillance upgrades

Read about a recent video surveillance upgrade in London that has helped reduce crime and improve the neighbourhood experience for residents.

European integrators offered support from IDIS for ‘growth markets’ in video projects

IDIS is working with systems integrators across Europe to identify and secure video projects in post-COVID growth sectors.

Newman University improves security with surveillance upgrade

Newman University has overhauled its dated suite of security cameras with a more robust solution from IDIS to prepare for expansion and better protect its students and staff.

How retailers can survive in a new world of risks

What’s next for retail in a post COVID-19 world? And how can businesses utilise technology from the security sector to promote safe working practices for staff and customers?

Carrefour Jordan strengthens security with IDIS solutions

We hear how the supermarket giant has secured its future store rollout and enhanced customer experiences by transforming its ailing legacy CCTV systems with IDIS technology.

IDIS provides cybersecure surveillance solution to Luton hotel

Luton’s Courtyard by Marriott hotel now has a “complete end-to-end solution” for video surveillance, with multi-layer cyber security built in to the solution from IDIS.

New range of bullet and dome cameras launched by IDIS

The new models from IDIS are said to deliver advanced search and analytics functions and have been launched at this year’s Intersec.

Analytics and end-to-end solutions to the fore at IDIS Global Partners Summit 2019

The latest advances in video analytics – notably improved speed, accuracy and classification – have been showcased at the IDIS Global Partners Summit 2019.

IDIS promises next-day delivery with new European distribution centre

Located centrally in the Netherlands, the new distribution centre will, says IDIS, accelerate delivery times with stock becoming available within days, rather than weeks – no matter the size of the project.

IDIS launches Lightmaster PTZ camera

Full-HD, 36x optical zoom IR camera has been designed to meet demand for wide area coverage and perimeter protection in all lighting conditions.

The video surveillance report 2019

The cloud, AI, face recognition and the impact of Brexit on surveillance projects are among the topics covered in the report’s fifth annual edition.

Understand the true cost of your video solution

Invaluable for making an informed choice and building a powerful case for funding, Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) is a calculation of how much you really pay over the lifecycle of a solution – not just the initial investment. 

IDIS adds 2MP micro-dome to DirectIP range

IDIS has launched a 2MP micro-dome camera that slots discretely into upmarket retail and leisure locations. Part of the flagship […]

IDIS partner awards 2019 go to SECOM, Johnson Controls and ISD Tech

Presented on the South-Korea headquartered company’s stand at IFSEC International 2019, the awards were given for high standards in large-scale implementations and high definition IP system upgrades using IDIS tech during the previous 12 months.

IDIS launches AI-in-the-box deep learning analytics at IFSEC 2019

AI-in-the-box deep learning analytics offers plug-and-play AI to cost-effectively boost surveillance power and efficiency.

IDIS Q&A: Jamie Barnfield on IFSEC 2019, AI, cybersecurity and more

In a wide-ranging interview Barnfield – an IFSEC Global security & fire influencer 2018 – also discusses the South Korea-headquartered company’s plans for Europe’s largest integrated security show, including the chance to enjoy a free bar and to win one of two European mini-break holidays.

WATCH: IDIS to unveil powerful new video tech and focus on cybersecurity at IFSEC 2019

Network security and the threat of cyber-loopholes should be a top priority for video surveillance users, IDIS will tell visitors at IFSEC International 2019.

IDIS 5MP Super Fisheye Compact is Benchmark Award finalist

IDIS’s new Fisheye Compact (DC-Y6513RX) is an all-round high-specification camera that can be used to record activity – reliably and affordably – in a wide range of environments.

IDIS launches DirectIP Super Fisheye 5MP IR compact with heat mapping

The Super Fisheye IR compact (DC-Y6513RX) features heat mapping, dual-side de-warping, Smart UX Controls and, says IDIS, high-definition images captured in all light conditions without blind spots.

5 benefits of partnering with end-to-end surveillance manufacturers

A single vendor offers compelling advantages in terms of compatibility, incident resolution, sales planning, maintenance contracts and cybersecurity, writes Jamie Barnfield, sales director at IDIS Europe.

IDIS video boosts safeguarding for Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust

The multi-site upgrade by video surveillance brand IDIS covers highly specialised health services across the South of England.

IDIS Smart Factory wins prestigious productivity award sponsored by South Korean government

Run by the Korea Productivity Center at COEX, Seoul, the 42nd National Productivity Competition effectively provides government endorsement of organisations and individuals that have enhanced productivity with positive commercial outcomes.

IDIS signs distribution agreement with Mindware for Middle East and Africa

IT/network integrators across the region can now access IDIS’ full range of surveillance solutions, including its flagship plug-and-play solution, DirectIP, via Mindware.

AI, network security and extended warranties among talking points at IDIS Summit

Hosted by IDIS in Seoul, South Korea, the summit also covered innovations in recording and camera technology and the need for increasingly powerful VMS capabilities.

IDIS surveillance technology was deployed at two World Cup Russia 2018 stadiums

Surveillance systems at the 45,000-capacity Rostov Arena and 35,000-capacity Kaliningrad Stadium were upgraded to the IDIS Total Solution. Some 3,000 IP cameras with full HD were deployed.

Perimeter-based video analytics from DAVANTIS now available for IDIS customers

Users of IDIS Center and IDIS Solution Suite can now use perimeter-focused video analytics software from DAVANTIS after the two brands announced an integration.

IDIS secures airfield and popular TV location: Dunsfold Park case study

This case study examines the installation of a video surveillance system developed by IDIS at Dunsfold Park, incorporating an airfield, business park and more.

Exclusive download: The video surveillance report 2018

The fourth annual edition of The Video surveillance report sets out, like previous editions, to gauge industry perceptions and experiences of the latest innovations in network cameras and video surveillance systems. Once again sponsored by IDIS, the report shares findings based on a survey of hundreds of professionals working in the field – from installers and integrators to consultants and heads of security.

IDIS launches DirectIP and HD-TVI DirectCX cameras and recorders at IFSEC 2018

IDIS has launched a new range of cameras and recorders, pitching them as “price competitive” for “fast-fit and multi-site projects”. […]

IDIS product launches will be demonstrated by ‘Show Me How’ team at IFSEC

IDIS will be undertaking a series of Show Me How demonstrations on video surveillance at IFSEC and will be launching several new […]

IDIS to promote video surveillance system convenience at IFSEC International 2018

New levels of flexibility in system building and cost advantages for installers and end-users will be two of the features being promoted by IDIS at this year’s IFSEC International.

IDIS protects theme park with latest CCTV technology

Plopsaland De Panne is a flagship visitor attraction, the first of six spectacular theme parks now operated by the Plopsa Group in Belgium. Find out about the installation of a state-of-the-art surveillance system from IDIS and the impressive results achieved.

IDIS wins two design awards for H.265 IR PTZ surveillance camera

IDIS has won two prestigious design awards for its H.265 IR PTZ surveillance camera. The H.265 IR DC-S3883HRX model, which […]

IDIS and Oprema announce distribution deal

South Korea’s biggest surveillance equipment manufacturer, IDIS, has signed a distribution agreement with UK security systems provider Oprema. 

IDIS Critical Failover aims to boost fault tolerance with multi-layered protection

IDIS Critical Failover combines existing, improved and brand-new failover features for multi-layered protection that IDIS says can prevent downtime in a range of scenarios.

IDIS promises dramatic savings in bandwidth/storage needs with compact DR-1204P

IDIS has launched a compact four-channel NVR that the South Korean surveillance brand says will deliver huge savings on bandwidth and storage.

IDIS introduces industry’s longest warranty and launches VA in the Box analytics as it marks 20th anniversary

South Korea’s largest video surveillance manufacturer unveiled several new products during a champagne reception for journalists, partners and customers at IFSEC last week.

Case study: England’s oldest school installs HD surveillance solution from IDIS

Kings School in Canterbury recently had a video surveillance system from end-to-end surveillance provider IDIS installed.

Redvision announces SDK integration with IDIS DirectIP NVRs and IDIS Center VMS

Redvision’s RV30 rugged PTZ dome cameras can now integrate fully with IDIS DirectIP NVRs and IDIS Center video management software […]

IDIS case study: Secom steers Mitsui shipping to IDIS HD solution

This case study examines the installation of an IDIS video surveillance solution at the brand-new HQ of one of the world’s biggest shipping companies.

The 2016 Video Surveillance Report

Download the Video Surveillance Report 2016: Security Needs and Plug and Play, the follow-up to IFSEC Global’s most popular whitepaper.

VIDEO: IDIS explain new range of 4K-ready NVRs… in 45 seconds

In this video Billy Hopkins of IDIS Europe takes the IFSEC 45 second challenge to explain their new range of total surveillance solutions.

IDIS Announce Major Partnership with Secom

Global surveillance company IDIS has secured a major partnership agreement with Brentford-based Secom, which supplies tailored fire and security solution to […]

IDIS Deal with Videor Ties Up German-speaking Markets

IDIS has signed a distribution deal with Videor to cover the German, Austrian and Swiss (DACH) markets with DirectIP.

Exclusive Preview: 5 Key Findings from the Video Surveillance Report 2016 [Infographic]

What is the most important cutting-edge camera feature, according to security professionals? How critical to operational needs is 4K resolution?

Video Surveillance Download: the Benefits of HD and Plug and Play

Find out why MediaCom – one of the world’s leading media agencies – chose IDIS for its video surveillance solution and the benefits enjoyed since installation.

CCTV Case Study: Aston University Students Benefit from HD Surveillance Safety Boost

Find out what Aston Brook Green, which houses students in 52 converted Victorian-terraced houses, needed in its surveillance solution, why it chose IDIS DirectIP™ HD and the benefits it enjoyed following installation.

IDIS Direct IP Operators Can Now Incorporate 360 Vision Predator HD Cameras Following Integration

Offering up to 175m of infrared (IR) illumination and 150m of ultra-bright white LEDs the Predator range of full-HD cameras provides IDIS customers with a new option in night-time surveillance.

ANPR Technology is Stuck in the 1980s – it’s Time We Saw More Innovation

Automated number plate recognition (ANPR) systems are long overdue a big leap forward, argues 4Sight Imaging’s business development director.

Get your summer security fix in this essential free 'State of the Nation' webinar

Explore the state of security in the United Kingdom in this unmissable webinar led by industry titans Professor Dave Sloggett, Surveillance Camera Commissioner Tony Porter, TSI's Rick Mounfield, BSIA's Mike Reddington and Alex Carmichael of the SSAIB.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments