SAN JOSE, California, June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CSS Corp., a global provider of technology solutions, today announced the acquisition of Aliquo Solutions Limited of the UK, a niche IT consulting firm focused on IT transformation. With this acquisition, CSS will leverage Aliquo's wealth of offshoring advisory and execution experience to compliment its proven global delivery capabilities. This acquisition also expands CSS presence in European and Australian markets.
Nick Sharma, CEO of CSS said, The acquisition of Aliquo arms CSS with a respected strategic and trusted IT consultancy that will help our customers manage their technical debt as well as explore new technologies such as cloud computing. Now, not only can Global CIOs rely on CSS to optimize their IT operations but can also trust CSS with their strategic IT transformation initiatives.
This deal will increase CSS' capabilities within its Enterprise IT Services division while further expanding its global coverage in the key European and Australian markets with 12 large accounts added to its growing customer base of more than 150 global enterprises.
Aliquo brings with them a wealth of expertise in advising organizations on the complexities of IT infrastructure optimisation. It has proficiency in leveraging offshore services, streamlining internal service delivery or embarking on large and complex transformation programs. With these additional programs, CIOs in will be better guided in IT transformation.
We are very excited to become part of CSS Corp, Todd Whaley and Stephen Craike, the heads of Europe and Australasia/Asia respectively and founders of Aliquo said. The union brings together two organisations that have demonstrable expertise in what we believe to be the cornerstones of successful IMS Service delivery namely, strategic, business focused, onshore advisory and consulting services combined with robust offshore service delivery capabilities. We are confident that this unification will result in immediate benefits to our current and future client bases and ensure that CSS' Enterprise business becomes one of the most influential in our target markets.
Joining Todd Whaley and Stephen Craike, third Aliquo director, Tony Redding, will be appointed SVP of Global Strategic Projects at CSS. This will ensure the effective integration of the remaining Aliquo team into the CSS organisation.
CSS recently announced that it had acquired Dallas-based telecommunications service provider Glow Networks and the remote infrastructure management division of Boston-based Inteq Inc.
CSS, a global technology solutions provider, focuses on IT operations management services aimed at optimizing its customer's IT operations. CSS offers solutions in the area of Enterprise and Consumer Technology Support, Application Lifecycle Management and Infrastructure Management Services. The company has proven expertise in developing; supporting and managing its customer's entire technology stack (servers, networks, systems and technologies as well as applications running on them) on a 24x7 basis globally. In addition, CSS has an impeccable record of delivering the whole gamut of technical and customer support services for both enterprise and consumer technology products and applications on a global basis. With a unique 100% referenceable customers mission statement, the company lives and breathes operations support and customer satisfaction.
Headquartered in San Jose, CA, CSS currently has global operations centers in Chennai (India), Utah (USA), Poland (Europe) and in the Philippines. CSS has over 80 customers including Industry leaders such as Alcatel-Lucent, Sun Microsystems, Blackboard Inc as its long term customers. CSS is a professionally managed, privately held company with investments from SAIF, Goldman Sachs and Sierra Ventures.
SOURCE: CSS Corp.