Mission-Critical Technology Solutions Designed for the Maritime Industry
SDI understands the key security and operational challenges confronting our country’s ports. As millions of containers from around the world enter ports throughout the United States every year, the threat to U.S. maritime security has grown significantly. Alongside its critical infrastructure designation, our nation’s ports are also under constant pressure to move cargo quickly to support US overseas trade and the national economy.
SDI provides security technologies and IT infrastructure that reduce costs, improve operations, and enhance port domain awareness, including centralized credentialing, command and control, communications, and enhanced intelligence sharing and analysis. SDI is versed in MTSA, SAFE and TWIC, to best protect port critical infrastructure and develop mitigation strategies for potential risks. SDI has excellent working relationships with relevant federal agencies, including DHS, Coast Guard, Customs, TSA, and FEMA, so as to ensure compliance with federal regulations and to foster collaboration to improve operational coordination among port partners.
SDI drives integrated maritime domain awareness and operational intelligence for maritime stakeholders, by delivering tailored solutions including:
- Interagency Operations/Command Centers – From Concept of Operations and Design, Through Technology Deployment and On-going IT Support Programs
- Perimeter Intrusion Detection
- Digital/Megapixel Video Surveillance System
- Intelligent/Video Analytics
- Access Control, Biometrics, Identity Management
- Dispatch/Incident Management Systems
- Physical Security Information Management
- Mass Notification Systems
- Evacuation Planning/Signage
- Custom applications
In addition to our specialization in security, our capabilities extend to the rapid deployment of networks/infrastructure and back-office package applications, enabling your organization to leverage a combination of legacy and new technologies.
SDI’s Maritime Qualifications
SDI’s portfolio of port clients includes some of the nation’s most forward-thinking maritime organizations. SDI and its companies have provided advanced technology solutions at various intermodal ports to improve port-wide security risk management, enhance maritime domain awareness, and support port recovery and resiliency capabilities. Read about our comprehensive security technology deployment at a large international port.
Contact us for more information about SDI’s advanced IT solutions for seaports.