07 May 2019
Manx Telecom, the Isle of Man-based communications solutions provider has agreed to buy business IT services firms Synapse Consulting and Synapse Consultants for an undisclosed sum.
Synapse 360 provides B2B managed services in the UK and the Isle of Man and will bring its capabilities in traditional telecommunications, data centre operations and network-oriented services to the deal.Find out more
16 April 2019
Technology and network services giant Telent has launched a new digital evidence management product designed to save police services millions of pounds a year.
It provides 100 per cent UK sovereignty of the storage of digital evidence with all data encrypted - all held securely on Telent’s public services network (PSN) accredited and UK-based cloud platform.
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15 April 2019
NetFort, the Galway-based developer of network traffic and security monitoring software, has been acquired by the Nasdaq-listed security analytics and automation specialist Rapid7.
Although the financial details were undisclosed, it is understood the deal was worth north of €10 million.
NetFort is also the second Irish business to be acquired by the Boston-based company, which previously acquired UCD-spinout Logentries for $68 million (€60.7 million) in late 2015.Find out more
15 April 2019
Security specialist Secarma has bought 13.3 per cent stake in Shearwater Group, in a deal worth £7.4m, after selling the firm its Pentest subsidiary.
The assets that have been sold to Shearwater include the Databridge Software Division, which owns and operates a cloud-based platform-as-a-service software (PaaS) package.
Secarma, owned by UKFast founder and chief executive officer Lawrence Jones, said that business would continue to employ a team of 40 charged with penetration testing.Find out more