Addition of these solution services will help Sirius strengthen and expand its software solutions and services capabilities
On September 18, 2015, Sirius Computer Solutions signed an agreement with Avnet, Inc. to acquire select assets from its services portfolio that support digital solutions for specific IBM Software services around commerce, mobility, digital experience, social and portal. The acquisition will strengthen and expand Sirius’ Software Solutions and Services practice; will deepen Sirius’ technical expertise with the addition of offshore capabilities in India; and will broaden Sirius’ solutions portfolio with new offerings, such as digital business services, quality assurance and client testing services.
The acquisition closed on October 5, 2015, and includes onboarding more than 200 employees based in the U.S. and Chennai, India. With this acquisition, Sirius will almost double the revenue of its existing Software Services organization.
The expertise being acquired will strengthen Sirius’ skills in the following areas:
- Digital Strategy & Design
- Portal, Social & Mobile
- Collaborative Life Cycle Management
- Offshore Capabilities
- Managed Services
- Quality Assurance