Simtrol Inc. (SMRL) engages in the design and development of Windows-based control software solutions in the United States. Its solutions enable enterprise-wide command, control, monitoring, and diagnostics of otherwise incompatible devices, including audiovisual, security, and other communication assets.
The company offers products, including ONGOER and OnGuard solutions. The ONGOER, a PC-based general-purpose control software running as a system service on a Windows 2000 or XP Pro platform, allows end users to operate as a single system to solve the problems encountered in professional audiovisual control applications. It controls any equipment using various interfaces, including serial, infrared, contact closure, and others. The OnGuard, a server-based asset management and monitoring software, provides monitoring, management, and diagnostics as it collects information from ONGOER installations to offer instant status, control, notification, scheduling, and reporting functions.
The company's software solutions are used to locally and remotely control, monitor, manage, and diagnose audiovisual and information technology assets in corporate board rooms, business training centers, meeting and convention centers, and distance learning classrooms; to provide security camera control and to coordinate for corporations and government entities; and to support multimedia and communications for government and educational facilities.
It sells its solutions to various Fortune 1000 corporations, government entities, and other end users through professional audiovisual and information technology system integrators, value added resellers, and other distributors. The company has joint venture with Integrated Digital Systems, LLC to develop and sell a judicial arraignment solution. Simtrol was incorporated in 1988.
The company was formerly known as VSI Enterprises, Inc. and changed its name to Simtrol, Inc. in 2001. Simtrol is based in Norcross, Georgia.