Vidtek Associates was founded in 1989 to support the Bay Area high-tech companies in the field of industrial video imaging, principally providing security systems to government and public and private corporate clients. Vidtek Associates began in the industrial video service field and later expanded to system design and installation. Vidtek can include the Chevron Corporation and the University of California – San Francisco among its first customers.
In 1990, Sony Corporation authorized Vidtek to support its line of CCTV products for the west coast. This go-ahead put Vidtek in direct contact to support major security companies in the area.
In 1993 Sony Image Sensing Division additionally authorized Vidtek as the sole service center in the United States to support their product line.
In 1996, Vidtek expanded its line of services to system design and installation of CCTV and card access control systems. Clients include BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit), VA Hospitals (Northern California), and Intel Corporation.
In 2003, Vidtek became the Authorized Worldwide Service Center for Polycom’s Global customer base.
In July of 2004, Vidtek became the Authorized Nationwide Service Center for JVC Service & Engineering Company of America.
In August of 2009, Vidtek introduced its Medical and Industrial Imaging Division.
In October of 2012, Vidtek becomes the depot authorized service provider for Panasonic’s medical products.
In addition to its headquarters in Santa Clara, California, Vidtek Associates maintains satellite offices in Sacramento, California and Sparks, Nevada (adjacent to Reno), and a network of 20 system integrator business partners that manage installations throughout the United States.