Allevate Enhances Operational Border Management Expertise

Addition of newsreleasea  highly reputable associate further enhances Allevate’s ability to support border enforcement and immigration to combat organised crime, fight terrorism and enhance public order whilst improving operational efficiency.


London, UK, 21st July 2014: Allevate today announced the addition of a  senior associate highly experienced in the area of border management. This addition enhances our ability to address the needs of operational border management and immigration enforcement clients with the application identification technology and its practical application in critical infrastructure as well as adds to our operational knowledge of business change management within the context of large government programmes.

Supporting Allevate’s client and project focused activities henceforth shall be Ian Neill who has  over 35 years’ experience in Border security and law enforcement. In addition to holding roles at IATA and being an advisor to ICAO and the World Customs’ Organisation, he as most recently been Acting Director of Strategy and Future development for the United Kingdom’s Border Systems Programme.

Allevate, through its partnership with US-based Tygart Technology, offers the MXSERVER automated media analysis and exploitation system. This server-based and cloud-architected system enables forensic investigators to process an order of magnitude more digital media, comprising both video and photo collections. It quickly transforms media extracted from online sources, captured computers, mobile phones, flash cards and video surveillance systems into searchable resources.

Tygart’s MXSERVER is already widely deployed with multiple US Department of Defense customers and is made available by Allevate on the UK G-Cloud Cloudstore. Cloudstore is open to all UK public sector clients and is designed to provide a simple streamlined process for buying ICT focused products and services as a commodity from the catalogue without having to invite competitive tenders from suppliers.


About Allevate Limited

Founded in London in 2007, Allevate works with law enforcement, intelligence and government agencies to enhance public safety by ensuring positive identification through the application of biometric and identification technology. AMAIS: Automated Media Analysis for Intelligence Searching.

Our relationships with best-of-breed technology suppliers and our extensive network of trusted industry experts coupled with our market intelligence and knowledge of trends ensures we are well positioned to deliver solutions that:

  • Ensure Positive Identification
  • Enhance Public Safety
  • Reduce Operational Costs

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