TORONTO, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - G4S Canada is proud to announce the
immediate availability of a new upgrade solution for legacy Casi-Rusco
access control security systems. Centred around AMAG's existing
Symmetry software, this solution allows for an easy migration path from
existing Casi-Rusco installations with minimal downtime or additional
Casi-Rusco manufactures systems under the brands Secure Perfect, Picture
Perfect and Facility Commander, and has recently announced that support
for these systems will be discontinued as of 2020. The G4S upgrade
solution is available now for users who are looking to migrate away
from this aging product. Several Fortune 100 and Fortune 50 companies
have already made the transition.
Symmetry is a leading access control system which is completely
flexible, easy to use, and employs the latest software designs and
architectures. It is a complete solution for access control where the
software and door controllers are designed as one solution by the same
"There are a lot of Casi-Rusco users across the country who are looking
for the best way forward," said Rob Plume, G4S Canada's Director of
Sales and Technology - Client Solutions. "They've invested in a system
which the manufacturer is now walking away from. Our solution offers an
easy migration to AMAG's advanced Symmetry software platform while
preserving the customer's existing card readers, cabling, enclosures,
wiring and infrastructure. And AMAG has never orphaned a product in
over 40 years of operation."
"It really is win-win for the customer," added Tim Saunders, Senior
Vice-President of Sales and Marketing, "For a small investment,
customers will be able to keep almost all their existing hardware.
Their systems will operate virtually without interruption, and will
benefit from the additional features of AMAG's Symmetry software
platform. Our customers will also be able to rest assured that we will
continue to support their system for years to come."
About G4S Canada
G4S is a leading provider of security solutions in Canada. G4S offers a
unique combination of risk assessments, security personnel, security
technology, screening services, and cash management solutions. G4S
employs thousands of Canadians and operates in offices from coast to
coast. For more information, visit www.g4s.ca
G4S is the leading global integrated security company specializing in
the provision of security products, services and solutions.
The group is active in more than 120 countries, and is the largest
employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange with more than 618,000
employees and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen.
For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com
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SOURCE: G4S Canada
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