LONDON, July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, has conditionally agreed to acquire MCPc's Advanced Technology Integration Group (ATIG), and integrate the Midwest focused solution provider into its US operation. ATIG provides IT and professional services including data centre, unified communications, cloud and infrastructure integration throughout the Midwest, and also in select east and west coast markets of the United States.
The acquisition will provide Logicalis with an enhanced presence in key Midwestern markets. ATIG also brings new consulting and professional services competencies focused on enterprise networking, data centre and collaboration integration, and professional services. Logicalis will be acquiring ATIG's sales and technical resources in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Illinois, Georgia, New York and Oregon. The acquisition will provide ATIG's clients with access to Logicalis' managed services offerings as well as Logicalis' global footprint.
The acquisition is subject to a number of closing conditions and is expected to become effective in September 2015.
Mark Rogers, Logicalis CEO, comments:
"This acquisition is strategically important for Logicalis to build strength and scale in an important US region where significant investment is being made to attract new businesses and create employment opportunities. With that comes an increased appetite for high-tech skills and capabilities. ATIG will build on our current ability to support those needs for data centre, collaboration, infrastructure, cloud and managed services, and will also strengthen our relationship with key vendor partners Cisco, VMWare and HP."
MCPc helps clients empower their employees to work from anywhere and on any device through innovative end point computing architectures. The company's heritage as a top 100 solution integrator has positioned it to become a thought leader in the next generation Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace. As MCPc customers continue to expand their use of connected devices, MCPc provides thought leadership around how devices will be fully managed in a proactive and efficient fashion. Headquartered in Cleveland, and with branch locations across the Midwest, MCPc maintains practice areas in lifecycle management services for End User Computing (EUC), virtual desktop services, device mobility solutions, IoT connected device management, technology oriented supply chain logistics management, imaging and printing, and professional, managed, and staffing services.
With a focus on comprehensive Intelligent Device Management, MCPc ensures client success by leveraging IT to drive business performance, improve productivity and increase revenue.
For more information, visit http://www.mcpc.com.
Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data centre and cloud services; and managed services.
Logicalis employs over 4,000 people worldwide, including highly trained service specialists who design, deploy and manage complex IT infrastructures to meet the needs of over 6,500 corporate and public sector customers. To achieve this, Logicalis maintains strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Cisco, HP, IBM, CA Technologies, NetApp, Microsoft, Oracle, VMware and ServiceNow on an international basis. It has specialised solutions for enterprise and medium-sized companies in vertical markets covering financial services, TMT (telecommunications, media and technology), education, healthcare, retail, government, manufacturing and professional services, helping customers benefit from cutting-edge technologies in a cost-effective way.
The Logicalis Group has annualised revenues of over $1.5 billion, from operations in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific, and is one of the leading IT and communications solution integrators, specialising in the areas of advanced technologies and services.
The Logicalis Group is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the AIM market of the LSE and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, with revenues of over $6 billion.
For more information, visit http://www.logicalis.com.
SOURCE Logicalis Group