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With a 20 year corporate resume, SDI addresses the higher IT demands of critical environments to deliver zero downtime, enhanced security and risk mitigation strategies. From airports to banks to commercial properties, SDI delivers deep technical expertise with an agile delivery model focused on complete customer satisfaction.
SDIâ€™s expertise focuses on IT systems and services that are central to security, safety or revenue objectives of its clientsâ€™ business. These systems â€“ from video surveillance to revenue collection to integrated command center technology platforms â€“ cannot fail. SDI understands these critical technologies and their unique service requirements, including complex legacy technology integration, rapid service response times, rigorous SLAs, and risk mitigation strategies.
Real estate solutions
For 20 years, SDI has specialized in helping commercial real estate portfolio owners and property managers maximize the revenue generation potential of their propertiesÂ while adding building security and technology amenities that drive occupancy for property managers. SDIâ€™s services are focused on technologies that retain Its clientsâ€™ current tenants, as well as attracting new tenants â€“ all while limiting the impact to the ownerâ€™s capital budget and minimizing their long-term operating expenses. The company offers a comprehensive menu of offerings that allow your company to leverage technology as a driver of revenue, safety, and operational performance:
SDI: Recalculating Building Rentable Square Footage (RSF) According to BOMA 2017
Nowâ€™s the time to revisit your buildingâ€™s rentable square footage! On October 16, 2017, BOMA International released theÂ 2017 Office Standard â€“ the real estate industryâ€™s de facto standard for measuring buildingsâ€™ rentable square footage. Depending on a combination of factors including your buildingâ€™s vertical penetrations, decks/terraces and inter-building areas, the 2017 standard can change your currentÂ RSF.
For 20 years, SDI has specialized in helping commercial real estate portfolio owners and property managers maximize the revenue generation potential of their properties. Trusted by the nationâ€™s top real estate developers, owners, and managers, SDI has assessed over 200M square footage of properties across the United States, adding over $285M in revenue for its clients.
SDIâ€™s building security and emergency preparedness solutions deliver tools that enable building personnel to be informed when a threat or an unpredictable event takes place.
SDI provides services to support a buildingâ€™s total emergency planning efforts, including:
Integrated Security Systems
The technical landscape for highly critical IT environments is evolving rapidly, requiring a more sophisticated technical skill set to navigate the market. The scope of traditional systems integrators â€“ pulling wire, hanging a camera or panel and scheduling routine services â€“ has evolved.
SDI Team brings a high caliber of IT expertise and total solution approach that is better suited than traditional security integrators to leverage the strategic advantages of emerging technologies that are coming into the physical security market â€“ cloud-based, SaaS, open source, mobile and integrated smart technologies.
Fire Alarm Systems
SDI deploys and maintains fire alarm systems that comply with security industry requirements. The company has been fulfilling the complete system design and installation needs for all sizes of Fire Alarm Systems for more than a decade. Whether itâ€™s a small conventional system or a large intelligent system networking multiple buildings, the SDI Team specializes in installing, programming and maintaining these vital alarm systems.
SDIâ€™sÂ maintenance programs ensure that alarm points are operational and contacts are functioning properly. SDI technical teams configure systems to avoid false alarms, reducing costs and ensuring a safe environment. SDI also provides integration services to other security platforms, for additional security and flexibility.
SDI offers proven identity and credentialing management technology that automates key processes and simplifies control of all physical identities across the organization. SDI provides clients with the ability to administer user access across their enterprise and to ensure compliance with corporate policies and government regulations. SDI delivers end-to-end ID management solutions, driving:
Meet the legend
David A. Gupta is the CEO and founder of SDI and the founded year is 1996, and today continues to lead the firm as Chief Executive Officer. David has overall responsibility for developing and implementing the Companyâ€™s strategy and is particularly involved in strategic account development and relationship Management throughout the Chicago and Los Angeles areas.
David received his Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from the University of Colorado and has Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.
SDI offers an unmatched commitment to the quality delivery of these critical and impactful systems.