Ideum was founded in 1999 as a digital exhibit development firm. Since then, we’ve worked on hundreds of projects in a variety of electronic mediums. Ideum was an early developer of multitouch tables and touch walls. Since those early days, we have sold thousands to clients in over 40 countries around the world.
Our products are used by museums, governments, nonprofits, universities, and public venues, along with companies across the globe. We are proud to work with a diverse group of clients representing a wide range of ideas and industries.
In the field of aerospace, our touch tables are used by governmental organizations such as the Canadian Space Agency, German Aerospace Center, the National Space Centre in the UK, along with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Kennedy Space Center, and NASA Wallops Flight Facility. Private firms such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Thales (Australia), and many others in the industry are also clients.
ARCHITECTURE & CONSTRUCTION
As the architecture and construction industry becomes increasingly digitized, our ultra high-resolution touch tables and touch walls are being used by leading-edge companies, such as RATIO Architects, Caterpillar, Colin Construction Company, Scott Construction, Robertson & Olson Construction, and others.
A diverse group of corporations involved in just about every industry imaginable are among our clients, including Amazon, Blizzard Entertainment, Cardinal Health, Coca-Cola, ConEdison, Kongsberg Maritime, Google, Facebook, Mechdyne, Mercedes-Benz, NBCUniversal, Royal Huisman, Raytheon, Rio Tinto, SAP, Siemens, Starbucks, and Tom Ford. Hundreds of other organizations have purchased or rented our touch tables and touch walls.
Schools, universities, and colleges are among our clients, including Andøy High School (Norway), Aarhus University, Boston College, Cincinnati Public Schools, Cornell University, Fargo Public Schools, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, National University of Singapore, North Carolina State University, Pennsylvania State University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Texas A&M, University of Copenhagen, Universidad de Especialidades Espíritu Santo (Ecuador), University of Birmingham, and Yale University.
We’ve sold our hardware to the White House and to all five branches of the United States military. Cities, states, and federal agencies of all kinds and sizes are among our clients, including the cities of Austin, Boston, and San Diego, the Delaware State Police, the National Park Service, the Nevada Department of Transportation, the State of Hawaii, United States Customs, the United Nations, and others. We’ve also sold our touch tables to diverse government organizations overseas, including the Canadian Armed Forces, the Mission of Morocco, the New Forest National Park Authority (UK), and the Regina Fire & Protective Services (Canada).
Increasingly, libraries are embracing new technologies to meet the needs of their visitors. Numerous city and university libraries are among our clients: Brownsville Public Library, Cedar Rapids Public Library, Columbus Metropolitan Library, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Lansing Community College Library, Oklahoma State University Library, Stanford University Green Library, and others have installed our touch tables and touch walls.
Ideum has a long history of collaborating with museums and other design firms in the field. Our hardware is designed for busy public spaces and can be found at Adler Planetarium, American Museum of Natural History, Anchorage Museum, Art Institute of Chicago, Asian Art Museum, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, Exploratorium, Field Museum, Liberty Science Center, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry, Philadelphia Museum of Art, SFMOMA, Science Museum of Minnesota, Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Air & Space Museum, Walker Art Center, and many other institutions across the globe. In addition, we’ve worked with a variety of museum A/V, design, and fabrication companies, including Angle Park, BBI Engineering, Blue Cadet, Electrosonic, Ford AV, Local Projects, Lexington Exhibits, Maltbie, Second Story, Sightworks, and many others.
A number of highly-respected research labs, including Brookhaven National Laboratory, Fermilab, Idaho National Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Pacific NorthWest Labs, Sandia National Laboratories, and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory use our innovative hardware for collaboration, visualization, and other applications.