January 3, 2017: Sirius Computer Solutions Acquires Continuum Security Solutions
Sirius Computer Solutions has acquired an Omaha-based information security company, Continuum Worldwide Corporation, dba Continuum Security Solutions (Continuum). The acquisition was finalized on December 30 and expands Sirius’ presence in the security space.
“Adding the Continuum team to our security practice is a strategic investment for us. They have an impressive team of experts who help clients improve their security posture, protect their enterprise assets and reduce risk from emerging threats. Combining our two companies helps deepen our security skills and broaden our security solution offerings, which creates significant benefits for our clients.” –Joe Mertens, President and CEO, Sirius
Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Continuum built a strong team of consultants and top industry practitioners focused on helping clients recognize threats, evaluate potential impacts, and create tailored programs that transform their ability to manage exposure and mitigate risk.
With deep industry knowledge and extensive technical skills, Continuum specializes in compliance, governance, digital forensics and incident response. Continuum has partnerships with Splunk, CyberArk, FireEye, Qualys, Tenable, and other leading security technology companies.
“In looking to the future, we wanted to partner with a company that shared our passion to minimize the global security threat. With Sirius’ growing Security practice, total client focus and long-term partnerships with leading technology providers, along with their national reach and a strong sales force, we have a great opportunity to become a market leader in the security space.” –Jeffrey Matza, Principal and Owner, Continuum
Founded in 2006, Continuum has evolved from a subsidiary of a FORTUNE 500 company to an employee-owned information security consulting firm, with approximately 200 active clients.
Sirius Computer Solutions is a privately held company, founded in 1980 and headquartered in San Antonio, Texas. It has approximately 1,900 employees and more than 5,000 active clients across the United States, with gross revenues of approximately $2 billion in the last twelve months.
Sirius invests significantly in the skills of its sales team, product specialists and consultants, who have achieved over 4,000 professional and technical certifications. It focuses on technology-based business solutions that span the data center and other lines of business, and is consistently recognized not only as a leader in the industry, but also as a company with a strong set of core values guiding its leaders and employees.