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AMAG Technology announces Symmetry Mobile

July 8, 2020SSN Staff

HAWTHORNE, Calif.—Symmetry Mobile is a web credential application designed to be used with AMAG’s Symmetry Bluetooth readers that provides a centralized, frictionless setup that supports post-pandemic working environments. “As organizations return to work and need to support COVID-19 guidelines, Symmetry Mobile will provide a touchless solution that supports multi-factor authentication,” Jonathan Moore, product director, AMAG Technology, said in the announcement. “Organizations can...

access control, AMAG, AMAG Technology, Mobile Credentials, Symmetry, Symmetry Mobile


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Monitoring Matters

Connecting during a crisis

April 29, 2020Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

I venture to say that the “corona-crisis” is not the first “crisis” you’ve had to deal with as a business owner, employee, parent, son, daughter, brother, sister, grandparent, aunt, uncle … nor will it probably be the last. That’s not thinking negatively, either; that’s just based on the uncertainty of life and the human inability to predict the future.  So, here’s the deal … we are all coping with the same coronavirus crisis right now and that is the one common denominator that...

AMAG, communications, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Janet Fenner, Jody Ross, Kevin Friedman, Maize Marketing, Security Industry Alarm Association


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The rise of Security 4.0

April 27, 2020Paul Ragusa, Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine—The state of cyber- and physical security convergence has been one of the hottest topics in security for good reason, as it is changing the way security integrators provide and manage programs, technology and services. The rise of Security 4.0, driven by the digital transformation, is creating opportunities as well as challenges, particularly with the vulnerabilities emerging technologies and IoT devices are creating on the network.G4S VP of Integrated Security Solutions, Rachelle...

AMAG, AMAG Technology, convergence, Cybersecurity, digital transformation, G4S, physical security, Rachelle Loyear, Security 4.0, Symmetry Connect


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ServiceNow app now integrates with AMAG's Symmetry CONNECT

October 28, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

TORRANCE, Calif.—Over the past five years, AMAG has morphed from a pure access control company into a physical security company, evolving into more of a trusted advisor. The company has paid special attention to talk directly to their customers to understand their problem(s) and, in turn, provide solutions that met their needs, while along the way, implementing changes and innovating in unique ways based on customer feedback and practical, logical internal business decisions. As part of the...

AMAG, AMAG Technology, convergence, IT physical security convergence, Jonathan Moore, Kim Rahfaldt, Service Now, Symmetry Connect, workflow management


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AMAG hones in on visitor management, credential authentication and compliance

September 23, 2015Martha Entwistle

TORRANCE, Calif.—AMAG Technology, a provider of access control, video and security management systems, this week introduced Symmetry CONNECT, an enterprise-wide software platform designed to help multi-site organizations operate more efficiently, mitigate risk and reduce operating costs.Symmetry CONNECT offers multi-site organizations a software solution that automates processes to improve security and to meet compliance and audit requirements. Many multi-site organizations do audit and compliance...

AMAG, G4S, Matt Barnette, Symmetry Connect


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On The Editor's Desk

Day 3 and done ISCWest 2013

April 15, 2013Martha Entwistle

On Friday, April 12, Day 3 of ISC West, many were already heading to McCarren, but I was heading back to the show floor. And this year, though the crowd had thinned considerably, so were a lot of other folks. Very decent crowd for Friday of ISC West. While I had early rallies on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, I didn't have any official appointments until 10 a.m. on Friday. My first was with IMS/IHS's Niall Jenkins. We caught up on a few things including plans for TechSec 2014. Yes, plans are underway,...

AMAG, Casi Rusco, IFSS, IHS, IMS, ISC West 2013, Levy Acs, Matt Barnette, Niall Jenkins, Rob Hile


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Former Siemens & GE execs found Securadyne, acquire SecureNet as platform for growth

March 1, 2012Martha Entwistle

DALLAS—Carey Boethel and Ken Francis, two well-known industry veterans, announced this morning that they've founded a new systems integration firm called Securadyne Systems, and acquired SecureNet, a Dallas-based security integrator, as a platform for growth.With backing from Pamlico Capital, the phase-one strategy for Securadyne is “to build a Southeast regional company over the next two years. Phase two would be to achieve a national footprint,” Francis told Security Systems...

ADT, AMAG, Brian Bergstrom, Carey Boethel, GE Security, Ken Francis, Pamlico Capital, Securadyne Systems, SecureNet, Siemens


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Commercial

SEI goes all IP

December 12, 2011Martha Entwistle

OMAHA, Neb.—Tom Hruby, EVP of Security Equipment Inc. here, says he hasn't sold an analog camera in about a year—SEI has gone all IP.“We believe the IP cameras are just higher quality, especially the megapixel cameras,” Hruby told Security Systems News. Plus, he doesn't want his customers “tied to a DVR or embedded box in the long term IP cameras are a better investment than analog,” he said.“At some point the box [the DVR] is going to break down,”...

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AMAG has new DC area office

July 22, 2011Martha Entwistle

ARLINGTON, Va.—AMAG's new office here will be a focal point for the Eastern region of the country and will be more convenient than the former office in Lorton, Va., said Matt Barnette, SVP sales and marketing. AMAG held a grand opening of the facility in June, but the office has been open for a few months. “We wanted to be central to customers in Washington. For those who come to the training space to get certified on AMAG products, it's close to a Metro stop, close to Dulles and National...

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General News

Milestone hires and promotes

March 21, 2011SSN Staff

COPENHAGEN—Milestone Systems, a provider of open platform IP video management software, on March 14 announced new hires and promotions in North America. David King has been hired as city surveillance/critical infrastructure sales manager in North America. He comes to Milestone from AMAG Technology, with prior employment at OnSSI and Anixter. Mike Tice is now the north central territory manager covering sales for Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois, bringing industry expertise from prior positions...

ADT Security Services.Christian Bohn, AMAG, Anixter, David King, Emmett Rooney, Fredrik Wallberg, Genetec, Juliette Gustavsson, Manual Nylin, Mike Tice


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