SOURCE: Unitas Global

Unitas Global

July 29, 2016 10:01 ET

Unitas Global Announces Acquisition of AOS Cloud

Acquisition Will Provide Engineering Resources and Technologies to Expand the Delivery of Unitas' Enterprise Cloud Solutions Globally

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 29, 2016) - Unitas Global, the leading enterprise cloud solution provider, today announces its acquisition of AOS Cloud. Unitas Global's acquisition of AOS Cloud will provide the company with significant engineering resources and technology to expand and strengthen the delivery of its Enterprise Cloud Solutions globally. In addition to enhancing the engineering and optimization teams, the acquisition expands the Unitas Global client base and creates a go-to-market partnership that strengthens its channel presence and market reach throughout the Midwest U.S., including Kansas, Nebraska, Texas and Missouri. Unitas, with an already impressive performance at 118 percent CAGR over the past 24 months, will experience immediate growth and improvement in financial performance from this acquisition and relationship with AOS, a leading technology consultative partner in the Midwest.

"Unitas Global is very excited about this strategic acquisition that enriches key technology expertise, expands the services we can offer our enterprise clients, and creates a key go-to-market partnership with AOS," comments Patrick Shutt, CEO of Unitas Global. "The integration of AOS' Cloud Management Center brings a proven and capable platform and a solid team of experts into Unitas, expanding our set of solutions and broadening the reach of our hybrid cloud solutions to the enterprise market. Additionally, due to the complementary nature of each company's client base, AOS becomes a key channel and delivery partner in enterprise-class cloud solutions."

"This acquisition enables Unitas to significantly enhance the development and delivery of hybrid cloud solutions within the enterprise IT provider space across broader geographic and vertical markets," adds Grant Kirkwood, Founder and CTO of Unitas Global. "Moreover, the move will immediately elevate the Unitas engineering team and Cloud Management Center (CMC) with an infusion of talent that possesses high level expertise operating multi-tenant virtualization as well as expanded skills in other disciplines."

"This opportunity puts AOS in the unique position to be able to leverage the proven Cloud Management Platform and key technology expertise of our existing engineering team, while enabling us to provide customers access to Unitas' Enterprise Grade Cloud Solutions," comments Grant Cynor, CEO at AOS.

Along with the growth of its engineering team and general experts, the addition of AOS Cloud enables Unitas Global to expand its provisioning and monitoring tools as well as its global support structure. The strategic acquisition of AOS Cloud will also provide tools to further simplify customer cloud consumption and expand its managed hosting and services portfolio.

If you are interested in learning more about Unitas Global and its latest Enterprise Cloud Solution built on OpenStack Liberty, please visit www.unitasglobal.com/solution-openstack.

About Unitas Global
Unitas Global is a leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions. The Unitas Enterprise Private Cloud (EPC) solution provides clients with custom, highly secure and dedicated cloud-based IT environments that are easy-to-consume, fully managed and backed by an end-to-end SLA, guaranteeing application uptime. By offloading day-to-day infrastructure operations to Unitas Global, our clients are able to refocus and optimize their internal IT resources toward their business-centric initiatives. Unitas is headquartered in Los Angeles, with clients and locations spanning the globe. For more information, please visit www.unitasglobal.com.