This acquisition follows SaalexIT’s acquisition of Valeo Networks.
Saalex Info Expertise, a California-based MSSP, has acquired Oregon-based Arctic MSP. It’s the corporate’s second acquisition in two months.
Michael Flavin is SaalexIT’s director of expertise gross sales. He stated Saalex has a imaginative and prescient to be a nationwide MSP/MSSP that gives the identical cybersecurity, cloud and compliance providers throughout the board in any market.
“This acquisition provides us that presence within the Northwest (Oregon, Washington),” he stated.
Arctic MSP provides SaalexIT a aggressive benefit, Flavin stated. Arctic MSP’s IT providers embrace managed safety, managed providers, community administration, IT consulting and web site design.
“We have now expertise instruments and infrastructure that allow us to do 98% of our work remotely,” Flavin stated. “However we’ll even have an area, pleasant and educated IT workforce in every marketplace for onsite and different strategic discussions.”
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SaalexIT and Arctic MSP weren’t aggressive rivals, Flavin stated.
The Arctic MSP model will proceed to function, doing enterprise as a SaalexIT firm, protecting its Eugene, Oregon, headquarters.
“Arctic has nice cyber and cloud engineers that may complement our nationwide service desk and engineering operations,” Flavin stated. “They’re additionally an extension of the automation instruments [we got] by way of the Valeo acquisition.”
“One of many issues I’m trying ahead to with [the acquisition] is the power to develop regionally past the place we at the moment are,” stated Dan Herman, Arctic MSP’s CEO. “With Saalex’s monetary and technical backing, Arctic will turn into an excellent stronger IT service supplier, and be higher capable of present high-quality IT providers and safety for our purchasers.”
SaalexIT’s acquisition of Valeo Networks mixed the 2 MSPs in SaalexIT’s Southwest area, which incorporates California, Arizona, New Mexico and different states.
“We proceed to execute on our nationwide technique and dealing with nice corporations like Arctic MSP will assist us obtain that objective,” stated Travis Mack, Saalex’s president and CEO. “This acquisition grows and additional enhances our capabilities within the areas of cybersecurity, cloud, community safety and compliance service choices. With the acquisition of Arctic MSP, SaalexIT will probably be firmly rooted within the prime 10% of MSSPs nationwide.”