Business Insight 3 Ltd (Bi3) are proud to announce they have received the coveted Secured by Design (SBD) accreditation for their video analytics products: Davantis Version 70 ‘Daview S video analytics’ perimeter protection - sterile zone monitoring & transmission Davantis Version 70 ‘Daview LR video analytics’ perimeter protection long range - sterile zone monitoring & transmission The above products therefore meet both the Police Approved Standards and Police Preferred Specification. The Davantis video analytics product has already been certified with i-LIDS approved primary detection system for operational alert use in sterile zone monitoring applications (2009). Issued by the Home Office Center for Applied Science and Technology, this means that the product can be used as the sole source of detection for Government facilities. With the use of sophisticated algorithms, the power to centrally analyse all types of video streams and alert on various preset rules, this leading video analytics product helps to detect and reduce crime through the use of high-quality innovative technology used in conjunction with standard CCTV systems. Managing Director of Bi3, Glen Higson, said, “We are delighted to receive the Secured by Design accreditation. As the only form of Police approval for products in the UK this is a significant achievement and a distinguished endorsement of our commitment to supplying high quality products to the security market.” Secured by Design approval The Secured by Design brand is instantly recognisable and the principles of the scheme have been proven to reduce the risk and fear of crime. It is a crime prevention initiative operated by the Police Services of the United Kingdom, which aims to utilise design principles and products in the built environment that reduce the risk of crime by combining minimum standards of physical security and proven principles of natural surveillance and defensible space. Alan McInness, General Manager of Secured by Design, said, “Secured by Design identifies products which meet standards and demonstrate they are effective in crime prevention. We particularly encourage innovative products which enable users to get the best results from their security investment. We welcome the Bi3 Davantis system as an excellent example of this.” In order to achieve this seal of approval, the Bi3 video analytics products listed above have undergone rigorous testing, showing their compliance with the relevant standards.