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  • AMAG Technology Announces New President

    Industry Veteran to Lead the Next Chapter AMAG Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of David Sullivan to the position of President. An industry veteran, Sullivan joins AMAG from ACRE Group where he has held positions of President International and President Americas bringing a wealth of international experience running a global security technology organization. He specializes in identifying strategic mergers and acquisitions, leading organizations through change, product development strategy, operational excellence and company culture transformation. “I am excited to start the next phase of my career at AMAG Technology where I will have the opportunity to lead a seasoned, customer-focused team,” said AMAG Technology President, David Sullivan. “I look forward to growing the business and helping our customers, enhancing the Symmetry Security Management system through new innovations and ensuring AMAG’s future success.” Sullivan began his career in 1985 at Honeywell and was part of the founding management team of HID. He was the President and CEO for ASSA ABLOY Subsidiary-Fargo Electronics and Destron Fearing. He also held leadership positions at SDI Solutions, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies and other security companies. You may contact David Sullivan at david.sullivan@amag.com. For more information about AMAG’s Symmetry Security Management Systems, visit www.amag.com, contact your AMAG Regional Sales Manager or call Customer Service at 310-518-2380. About AMAG Technology AMAG Technology, an Allied Universal Company, is a world leader in unified security solutions that help organizations mitigate risk, ensure compliance and reduce the overall cost of a security program. AMAG manufactures open solutions under the brand of Symmetry™ that include access control, visitor management, identity management, command and control, video management, analytics, mobile, intrusion management, and incident management. AMAG is headquartered in Hawthorne, California with sales and support located throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC.

  • New Symmetry Partner Program Certifications and Updates - Summer 2022

    AMAG has recently certified the integrations listed below via the Symmetry Partner Program. Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher - Certified with Symmetry Access Control v9.4.0 Morse Watchman's KeyWatcher Touch integration is a key management integration that enables Symmetry users to access securely stored keys, without having to create user profiles and access rights in both systems Click here for more information HID SAFE - Certified with Symmetry Access Control v9.3.58 (Standard Edition) HID SAFE is a highly configurable physical identity and access management system designed for assigning identities to employees, contractors and other members of staff. Click here for more information Condeco Proxyclick - Certified with Symmetry Access Control v9.3.50 Proxyclick is a cloud-based visitor management product capable of importing visitors into Symmetry Access Control. Click here for more information MRI Mirra - Certified with Symmetry Access Control v9.4.0 MRI Mirra is an identity management integration used to import identities from Mirra into Symmetry Access Control. Click here for more information For an up-to-date, comprehensive list of all supported integrations, please visit the Symmetry Integration Matrix which can be found at the bottom of www.amag.com/partners.

  • New Visitor and Bulk Credential Assignment Enhancements in Symmetry GUEST & Symmetry CONNECT

    Get Your Hosted Solutions Tech Update By Matt MacIntosh, Product Manager Hosted Solutions, AMAG Technology The newest versions of Symmetry CONNECT Identity Management and Symmetry GUEST Visitor Management include enhancements that focus on improving the visitor information page, enhanced abilities to edit group visits in GUEST, and the ability to assign credentials in bulk for CONNECT. Enhancements for Symmetry IDM include: The addition of an Email Report will allow administrative users to run a report to see what emails were sent by the system for GUEST, CONNECT, or IDM. This report can be filtered by date, email type, recipient, and status. Enhancements for Symmetry CONNECT include: The ability to assign credentials in bulk to identities in CONNECT. This functionality is accessible via a new Uploads tab where users can assign credentials to existing identities via a CSV file and view past uploads. Enhancements for Symmetry GUEST include: The Visitor Information page has been updated to improve the overall user experience for both web and mobile users. Updates include: The ability to display the visit history in a table format. Scheduling a new visit will now bring you to the New Visit page. The editing of a visit will now take place in the New Visit page. Users will now have the ability to cycle through the different visits directly in the Visit Information section of the page. Receptionists can not use group mode to edit, check out, and check back in group visits. Hosts and Host Delegates will now also have the ability to use group mode to edit group visits and check them out when configured. When editing a group visit: Visitors can be added. Visitors can be removed, which will cancel that individual visit. Any fields that do not match for all visits will be highlighted and either cleared out or set to the default value. When editing a visit that is part of a group visit, the user will be given the option to save this update for this individual visit or the group reducing the chance of visits getting out of sync. Coming soon... Ability to edit checked-in visits with Symmetry GUEST. Ability to resync an Access Control Integration in Symmetry CONNECT User Experience improvements to the Access-Request screens in Symmetry CONNECT. Watch for these enhancements in the next blog. To learn more about Symmetry GUEST or Symmetry CONNECT, please contact AMAG’s Business Development team or call 1-80-889-9138.

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  • AMAG Technology in the News

    AMAG in the News Our press team loves working with journalists around the world to share compelling, unique stories. If you're a member of the media and would like to talk, please get in touch by sending an email to kim.rahfaldt@amag.com . In the Boardroom with Jason Schimpf ​ VP Partner Services, Jason Schimpf highlights strategic relationships, the Symmetry Partner Program, eLearning, open systems and why AMAG is always planning for what’s next and working towards that vision so when our customers ask, we’re prepared to say yes and here’s how we’ll get you there. Read More Supply Chain, Remote Work & Digital Transformation ​ The top trends impacting enterprise access control installations today and what lies ahead for security integrators working in this space. Read More Solving Security's Workforce Conundrum ​ The Changing Workforce Read More On the RISE: Ernie Velayo Preaches for More DE&I ​ On the RISE is a column by SIA in partnership with SSI that profiles the next generation of security industry leaders. This month spotlights AMAG’s Ernie Velayo. Read More In the Boardroom with Mark Williams ​ Director of Sales EMEA, Mark Williams talks about AMAG's open Symmetry system, supply chain, machine learning and cyber challenges. Read More How Kami Dukes’ Globe-Spanning Security Journey Landed Her at AMAG Technology ​ In the latest SECURE Perspectives, Dukes’ shares how she ended up in the security industry, access control trends and the importance of diversity. Read More Access Control and 3D Facial Recognition Secures MLK Community Hospital Entry ​ Symmetry Access Control and Alcatraz AI Secure MLK Read More IFSEC 2022: Exhibitors pleased with quality of visitors ​ IFSEC was held this year in mid-May. It was the first physical IFSEC since the pandemic. ASMAG.com spoke with Director of Sales EMEA, Mark Williams and exhibitors/visitors to see how the show fared. Read More 'Easy’ Access for the Win With Readers & Credentials ​ Thanks to the pandemic and the digital revolution, mobile credentials and frictionless solutions are becoming the standard when it comes to identification and access control. Read More In the Boardroom with Jeff LeBlanc ​ VP of Professional Services, Jeff LeBlanc discusses how his team of technical experts provides a customer-first approach and serves as a special forces unit that helps AMAG's enterprise customers. Read More PSA TEC Highlights Supply Chain & Workforce Challenges, Managed Services ​ At this year’s PSA TEC, held May 16-19 in Denver, as well as virtually May 24-26, some themes came up over and over again. Read More Mixed-use development deploys integrated access control and security solution ​ The City of Rochester’s Neighborhood of Play includes a residential facility that needed a unified platform to connect residents across buildings, while giving management visibility into access. Read More Are End Users Willing To Be ‘Locked In’ To A Single Manufacturer? ​ It’s a debate almost as old as the security industry itself: open systems versus end-to-end solutions. How willing are end-users to be “locked-in” to a single manufacturer’s system? What role do such systems play in the market? Read More Which Security Systems Are More Proactive Than Reactive? ​ The advantages of security systems as forensic and investigative tools are well understood and demonstrated in the market. However, the new trend is toward systems that are useful in real-time and that even predict a security event, before it happens. Read More SDM EXCLUSIVE // State of the Market: Access Control Access Control is Opening Doors to More Than Security ​ Once relegated to simple locks and card reader panels, access control is assuming a starring role in overall business operations and security integrators are capitalizing on this trend. Read More A Fresh Perspective on Security ​ Fred Nelson may be new to the security industry but his sales and leadership methods are time tested, and true. Fred joined AMAG only a few months ago, but brings with him a wealth of experience in sales and life balance solutions. This year is off to a good start for AMAG with new solutions on the horizon. Read More ISC West 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: AMAG Technology ​ Jonathan Moore, VP of Product Management for AMAG Technology, discusses the latest innovations making their debut in the company’s product portfolio as well as the industry trends that have had the biggest impact on their technology development strategy. Read More Plugging the Security Gaps in Access Control Systems ​ Technological advances designed to improve access control can also invite cyber breaches. Here’s how integrators and manufacturers are teaming up to safeguard their customers. Read More In the Boardroom with Fred Nelson ​ Director of Sales, Fred Nelson discusses his team, leadership philosophy and how the customer is at the heart of everything. Read More Security Industry Association Reveals the 2022 Women in Security Forum Power 100 List ​ This new annual program showcases 100 women who are role models, leaders, innovators and influencers in the global security industry, including Director of Business Development, Kami Dukes. Read More

  • About AMAG | AMAG Technology

    About AMAG Technology Empowering You to Succeed AMAG is a dynamic, forward-thinking physical security solution provider that believes in empowering its customers to be successful in all areas of business and life. Since 1971, AMAG has delivered best-in-class access control software and hardware, pioneering the magnetic stripe card reader in the mid-90s and growing into an enterprise-class security system provider. Symmetry Security Management System Today, our powerful, unified and open Symmetry platform expands beyond our solid foundation of access control to provide our customers with a full solution suite ranging from video, command & control, identity management, visitor management, mobile, analytics, audio and incident management. Executive Leadership Team David Sullivan President Howard Johnson Chief Operating Officer John Becker Global Vice President, Sales Jonathan Moore Vice President, Product Management Erin Glackin Vice President, Customer Services Jason Schimpf Vice President, Partner Services Jeff LeBlanc Vice President, Client Services Jody Ross Vice President, Strategic Sales Ryan Howarth Vice President, Technical Services Grant Walker Director, Finance AMAG’s award-winning Symmetry Security Management System secures customers large and small in most vertical markets including data centers, finance, critical infrastructure, healthcare, education, government, transportation, commercial, and more. Digital Realty Yale University Jamaica National Bank Neighborhood of Play Cambridge Health DPD Netherlands General Mills, Digital Realty , Yale University , ACI Worldwide, Nike and thousands of customers all over the world trust AMAG to deliver open, scalable security solutions that provide operational insights and intelligence to improve business today and tomorrow. WHY AMAG? All-Inclusive No other company delivers a security platform as robust, flexible, affordable and complete. Organizations can get everything they need from AMAG. Compliance First With compliance at the forefront of security programs, Symmetry CONNECT automates complex processes, helping companies save money and meet audit requirements in a simple, affordable way. Ultimate Visitor Experience Provide a comfortable environment for your visitors without compromising policies and procedures with Symmetry GUEST. Automate manual processes around requesting visitors and scheduling meetings while meeting compliance requirements. Simple Integration The unified platform of Symmetry Access Control and Symmetry CompleteView Video Management works for any size and type of business, offering a simple to use interface and friendly experience. Join Our Team Want to join a dynamic team? Apply today to work for a company that empowers its employees and its customers to succeed in all areas of business and life. AMAG Technology Careers Get Connected Want to stay up to date on AMAG’s latest news and updates? Sign up to receive communications about events, new products and more. Sign Up for Communications Want to buy? Contact your sales person to ask questions, schedule a meeting or place an order. Contact a Salesperson

  • Events | AMAG Technology

    UPCOMING EVENTS IAPSC Conference October 11-13, 2021 The conference will feature educational sessions designed specifically for security consultants, networking, the latest security products & services, and much more. Consec October 21, 2021 CONSEC 2021 will be held on Wednesday 14th October at Twickenham Stadium. Expo Seguridad November 2-4, 2021 Expand your business interacting, connecting, and developing face to face relationships in one of the most rapidly growing markets. A market eager to learn more about your products. ASIS Phoenix Security Conference November 5, 2021 2021 Southwest Security Conference "Emerging Threats" will be held at the ASU Memorial Union - Ventana Ballroom with a Cocktail reception at The Graduate Hotel Rooftop. Intersec January 16-18, 2022 The world’s premier trade fair for security, emergency services, safety and wellbeing will be taking place at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. IFSEC May 17-19, 2022 Europe’s largest dedicated in-person security event – IFSEC International – will return to London’s ExCeL in May 2022. Johnson Controls Financial Security Symposium May 18-20, 2022 The Johnson Controls Financial Security Symposium 2022 will be held at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes, Orlando FL ASIS SecurityXChange August 7-10, 2022 Powered by ASIS International, SecurityXchange is an exclusive buyer-centered, executive-level solutions identification summit that matches your specific needs and challenges to technology providers who have solutions that will be taking place at The Lodges at Deer Valley Park City UT.

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