“SDI addresses the complex information systems and operational processes that are at the core of today’s advanced safety and security technologies — from smart devices to analytical software,” said SDI founder and CEO David A. Gupta. “The i-sys team’s deep technical expertise and national service network further position SDI to deliver unbiased strategic advice and operational support for these integrated, multi-layered systems.”
Founded in 2000 by the late Bill Ohlendorf, i-sys provides integrated security management systems, end-to-end building automation (HVAC, lighting, and energy management), mechanical services, and advanced fire safety systems. i-sys’ portfolio of clients includes major financial institutions, airports, seaports, state/local government, and universities. With offices in Sacramento, Calif.; Charleston, S.C.; and Knoxville, Tenn., the firm’s service network addresses clients with nationwide assets, including a national bank with over 1,500 branches across 10 states.
“I am incredibly proud of what the i-sys team has achieved, and look forward to blending our technical talent and experience with SDI to bring further innovation to the security market,” said i-sys CEO Debra Ohlendorf. “SDI shares our extraordinary focus on customer satisfaction and retention, and will be a great partner for both our team and our clients.”
Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Publication date: 7/1/2013