SMI Certifies Mobile Verification System with AMAG Technology’s Symmetry Access Control System

Published on Tuesday 8 March 2016 in News

Torrance, CA, March 8, 2016 – AMAG Technology, an integrated security provider of access control, video management and identity management solutions, is proud to announce that SMI is a certified member of AMAG’s Symmetry™ Preferred Partner Program.  As a certified partner, SMI’s Mobile Verification System integrates with AMAG’s latest Symmetry V8 Access Control System.   AMAG Technology and SMI cooperatively tested and certified this integration.

“We are proud to welcome SMI to the Symmetry Preferred Partner Program,” said AMAG Technology, Vice President of Marketing, Dave Ella.  “The integration will allow customers to control access virtually anywhere they choose using a handheld device and extending security beyond the typical perimeter.”

“SMI are delighted to announce this new level of integration with Symmetry. We have been working with this platform now for a number of years – and this takes the overall product to a new level,” said Co-Founder of SMI, Dick Clark.  “The combination of this software and some new mobile devices makes a very attractive product offering.”

SMI ‘s Mobile Verification System allows users to extend the reach of the Symmetry Access Control System  beyond physical boundaries.  Symmetry integrates with a range of mobile devices which has been jointly developed using the latest API from AMAG. The devices check the validity of a credential and display details of the registered cardholder. The transaction is passed to Symmetry and is available for reporting within Symmetry. A wide range of credential formats are supported. The overall system can operate in either on line or off line modes and support databases of any size.

SMI are a UK based privately held software author. The company specializes in providing mobile extensions to Access Control systems. A combination of software and hand held devices are supplied to provide a total mobile solution – easy to install and fully compatible with the Access control system in use.

For more information about SMI, visit   For more information about the Symmetry Access Control integration with SMI’s Mobile verification system, contact your Regional Sales Manager, call 310.518.2380 or visit  For inquiries about the Symmetry Preferred Partner Program, contact


About AMAG Technology

AMAG Technology’s Symmetry™ Security Management Solutions can be found in a wide spectrum of markets: government, commercial, education, transportation, healthcare, utilities and banking. Symmetry architecture has been rigorously tested and approved for federal government compliance by Federal Identity, Credential, and Access Management (FICAM), HSPD-12 and FIPS-201 regulations.

Headquartered in Torrance, California with sales and support located throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC, AMAG provides customers with industry leading security solutions. AMAG Technology is part of G4S plc, the leading global integrated security company which has operations on six continents and 611,000 employees. As AMAG Technology looks to the future, the next generation of products will bring the core aspects of security to evolve beyond integrated solutions – Symmetry.


About G4S

G4S is the leading global, integrated security company, specializing in the provision of security services and solutions to customers. Our mission is to create material, sustainable value for our customers and shareholders by being the supply partner of choice in all of our markets.

G4S is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S is active in over 100 countries and has 611,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit

SMI Integration – Symmetry (Datasheet)