Datatec subsidiary Logicalis has agreed to acquire Spain’s Lantares, a partner of IBM Cognos and professional services provider specialising in business intelligence and data analytics.
In a voluntary announcement to its shareholders on Thursday, Datatec said Lantares is a big player in the implementation of solutions for corporate performance and information management, both on-site and in the cloud.
Lantares had revenue of €4,1m (about R73m) in the year ended 31 December 2015 and employs over 40 staff, the majority of whom are based in Madrid.
“The acquisition will add an attractive skill set to Logicalis’s strong IBM solutions credentials in Spain,” said Datatec CEO Jens Montanana.
”This acquisition of Lantares adds an important skill set to Logicalis Spain’s services operations by enhancing our IBM offering,” Montanana said. — (c) 2016 NewsCentral Media