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IDLSoc Launches another Quick Guide 
The new quick guide is about Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs) and Tac...
Northrop Grumman Offers Gateway Manager Upgrade 
In response to widespread demand, Northrop Grumman announces a Ga...
Combitech once again draws attention to Information Security at IDLS 2014 in Berlin 
At IDLS2014 in Berlin (www.idls2014.com), Fredrik Galtung - Senio...
Universal Link System (ULS) enhanced with J16.0 Image Transfer as an add-on capability. 
ISI Hellas, recognizing today's demanding tactical environment an...
On June 16th, 17th and 18th, TCG hosted over 70 clients and staff...
MIDS/JTIDS Coordination Message and Forecast Activity Report Generator 
NCS has completed development of the MIDS/JTIDS Coordination Mess...

IDLS2015 Website is now Live

IDLS2015 will be held in Ottawa, Canada, please visit the Sympiousm website for more information

The 2015 Exhibitor Packages booklet is now available. As in the past, Bronze, Silver and Gold packages are available and include paid delegate registrations, hotel rooms and promotional opportunities. To download a copy of the exhibitor packages click here.

IDLSoc 2015 Training Day

The Training Day will take place at the Shaw Centre, Ottawa on 3 November 2015. The plan is to offer a maximum of 6 courses but the response will obviously dictate the actual number to be delivered.

Call for Courses for the 2015 Training Day

Offers from Corporate members wishing to propose and run any of the courses would be welcomed. Such proposals should be submitted by 31 January 2015 to Emma Jane Taylor.

Top 10 Issues

Brigadier General Brundidge, challenged the Society, at IDLS2010, to identify the top ten issues that would face the Data Link Community in the future. Lt Cdr Roy Johansson Chairman of the International Data Links Society wrote to Brigadier General Brundidge outlining what we felt the top ten issues were.

Click here to view the Issues.

General Brundidge


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A Brief Overview

The International Data Links Society (IDLSoc) started in 2004, after delegates at the third International Data Links Symposium (IDLS) voted to create a Society.

It is a not-for-profit organization set up to represent the international data links community through individual, government and corporate memberships.

Its aims include

  • To provide a Government-Industry forum
  • To further interoperability
  • To further the effectiveness of digital information exchange
  • To create a framework of co-operation across nations

Quick Guides

The Quick Guides are a set of Data Links guides, which give an overview of different forms of Data Links. The Society is looking to add to these guides.

To view the guides, please go to the Quick Guides page in the Publications area.

Membership Renewal

Please note before you can renew your membership you must login - If your membership is due for renewal you will be asked to pay before being allowed to access the members area.

If you have forgotten your membership number and/or password please email Webmaster.

You must be a fully paid up member of the Society to claim any of the discounts offered at Society events.

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