SMI

Smart Media Innovations is a UK-based software company specialising in mobile applications. The company’s solutions enable virtually any new or legacy access control system to add a mobile dimension without the need for custom programming. Applications range from identity validation to the verification of skills and competencies, mustering, schools and colleges, law enforcement and transportation.

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