Assurance Software Acquires Avalution Consulting

Assurance Software, Inc., the largest provider of business continuity management (“BCM”) software and services, has announced the acquisition of Avalution Consulting, a provider of business continuity solutions, the company said.

This acquisition provides customers and the BCM community with direct access to an unrivaled level of BCM expertise — spanning consulting, software, staffing, and data research. Serving more than 850 customers in 30 countries, this newly combined organization provides business continuity professionals the optimal partner for addressing all their resiliency needs.

Avalution, headquartered in Cleveland, OH, was co-founded by Brian Zawada and Robert Giffin in 2005. Avalution created the Business Continuity Operating System™ (BCOS), a methodology proven to drive greater BCM success and engagement, as well as Catalyst, an industry-leading business continuity software solution.

Business disruptors including cyber-attacks, natural disasters and supply chain breakdowns are now commonplace, but it is difficult to measure readiness and ensure effective response. For more information, visit