Synergis is the IP access control system that heightens your organization’s security and increases your readiness to respond to incidents, all while leveraging your existing network and security equipment investments. With sophisticated security functionalities and support for an ever-growing number of third-party access control devices, you can count on Synergis to make your switch to a leading IP system.

Feel Safe with Greater Access Control at the Door

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Day-to-day security operations benefit from Synergis' forward-looking approach to access control. Synergis provides efficient workflows and greater automation through its unified interface, ensuring that more time can be spent monitoring critical tasks, rather than administrating software.

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Simplify Installation and Maintenance

Whether you are installing a new security system or replacing an existing one, Synergis streamlines the entire process. Edge devices such as door controllers can be quickly discovered on your network and enrolled, saving you valuable time during system deployment as you work to protect your premises.

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Adapt Your Access Control System to Your Security Demands

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Whether you need to secure a large, multi-site facility, or a smaller installation with a few doors, Synergis has the flexibility needed to adapt to your security environment. The system is designed to scale as your operations grow, while always providing you the freedom to choose from leading open access control hardware.

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Key Features

Synergis addresses all your access control needs within a single solution. As a powerful single site solution able to extend to multi-site management, Synergis can be deployed over any network environment.

Unified Access Control and Video

Enhance your access control monitoring with correlated video, giving you the power to compare who is entering your facility against their picture, both live and when running historical reports.

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Threat Level Management

Feel secure as security threats surface, knowing that your personnel can quickly restrict access to your buildings. With comprehensive control, you can restrict entry to a specific area.

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Flexible Reporting

Leverage existing report templates with video, or create new ones on demand with the data you need and have them automatically emailed to your staff.

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Badge Design and Printing

Design custom badge templates, print on paper credentials for visitors, or print on actual cards for your employees with full badging capabilities.

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Federation™ feature

Monitor remote independent sites as if they were part of a single virtual system, improving your overall operations and level of security.

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Global Cardholder Management

Efficiently manage cardholders and credentials across multiple sites, creating them centrally or at a remote site, and then have them automatically synchronized across one or more locations.

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Built-in Visitor Management

Create visitor access control cards in advance, assign them to employees they are visiting, check them in and out, track their movements, and run activity reports so that you know who is in your building at all times.

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Freedom to Choose Your Hardware

Genetec offers you the choice from a variety of IP door controllers, input and output modules, printers, cards, and readers to use with Synergis.

Synergis Master Controller Board

Synergis Cloud Link

HID EVO Readers


Mercury Security

Mercury Security

Axis A1001 Network Door Controller



Synergis Cloud Link is an intelligent and PoE-enabled appliance that supports industry-standard door control hardware.

HID Edge EVO is a PoE-enabled door controller that simplifies deployment of IP edge readers.

Install your Synergis access control system with Authentic Mercury hardware and secure your organization with some of the industry's most widely deployed controllers and interface modules.

Leverage the Axis A1001 Network Door Controller for both advanced enterprise systems as well as smaller installations.

Choose the Electronic Locks that Suits Your Needs

Genetec integrates with widely-deployed and non-proprietary PoE, WiFi, wireless and hardwired electronic locks.

ASSA ABLOY’s SARGENT and Corbin Russwin PoE/WiFi locks




Allegion AD-300


Deploy electronic locks with your Synergis access control system such as ASSA ABLOY's Aperio-enabled wireless locks, as well as their SARGENT and Corbin Russwin-PoE/WiFi-locks.

Extend the reach of your IP access control system with SALTO SALLIS wireless lock technology.

Leverage Schlage AD-Series Hardwired and Wireless locks for perimeter and interior doors thus simplifying installation without compromising performance.

Trusted by Customers Everywhere

As a new breed of IP access control solution provider, we have developed partnerships with customers around the world. Learn more about their stories below.

Cornhusker Bank

110-Year Old Bank in Lincoln, Nebraska Standardizes on Genetec Security Center for Access Control and Video Surveillance across Six Branches and a Technology Center

Synergis Software Packages

Synergis is available in a variety of packages to fit the size and needs of your access control application.

Synergis Standard Edition

Synergis Standard

Synergis Pro Edition

Synergis Pro

Synergis Enterprise Edition

Synergis Enterprise

Synergis Standard is the fundamental package for installations up to 64 readers. If you are looking to monitor a smaller site, this package is the perfect fit for you.

Synergis Pro is the ideal package for larger installations, requiring support for up to 256 readers.

Synergis Enterprise is available for organizations needing to scale up to thousands of readers, multiple sites, and provides support for all available access control features.

Rapidly Respond to Security Issues and Threats

Quickly react to different security conditions and dynamically change access control and cardholder rights at any time, using Synergis to better handle heightened security situations.

Receive Instant Alarm Notifications

Have Synergis automatically trigger alarms and immediately route them to the right people based on your rules. Even when away from the office, security personnel can be notified via email or directly through the Security Center Mobile app.

Know Who Is Accessing Your Facilities at All Times

Get critical information whether viewing live door events or running historical reports. Any individual access request can be cross-referenced against stored cardholder pictures and live or recorded video.

Automate Access Control Rights Management

Keep physical access control rights up to date and always enforced with little operator intervention thanks to automated synchronization with your Active Directory server.

Enhance Decision Making

Get the information you need to make the right decisions, allowing Security Center to consolidate information from your access control, video, and intrusion systems.

Get Quick Plug-and-Play Door Configuration

Easily mount panels and wire to your doors, saving you both time and money with door control hardware that ships in pre-wired and tested enclosures.

Realize Greater Convenience with IP to The Door

Allow Synergis to leverage your corporate network to reduce your infrastructure costs. A single Ethernet cable that provides power and communication to IP edge readers further reduces the wiring needed to set up your access control infrastructure.

Benefit from Automatic Device Discovery

Use this true IP solution, Synergis to automatically detect edge devices connected to your network such as the Synergis Cloud Link, eliminating much of the complexity generally faced by installers.

Quickly Import and Synchronize Your Cardholders

Save time by automatically importing cardholders and credentials from your current access control system, human resources, student registrar’s database, or your Active Directory servers.

Get Real-Time System Health Monitoring and Notification

Receive automatic notifications of your system health in real-time and take preventive action with a dedicated system health engine that monitors Synergis performance and up-time.

Deploy Fewer Cards with a True Single Card Solution

Issue a single card in a single step for all your locations, eliminating the need for your personnel to hold multiple cards with Global Cardholder Management.

Centralize Multi-Site Security Operations

Make your team more efficient with the Federation™ feature which allows you to monitor and report on multiple independent Synergis systems from a single and central location, while maintaining local independence.

Partition Larger Systems to Match Your Operations

Easily segment your operations and assign responsibilities with system partitioning and granular operator privileges. This ensures operators can quickly access the information that is important to them.

Choose Your Preferred Hardware

Rest assured that Synergis supports a variety of access control technologies, whether you are looking for single IP connection to a door, powering doors over Ethernet with PoE technology, or wanting to leverage existing controller and reader wiring.

Get the Ideal Fit for Multi-Card and Multi-Tenant Environments

Get support for an unrestricted number of card formats, making Synergis an ideal fit in multi-tenant environments or within organizations with existing cards.