Logicalis buys Thomas Duryea Consulting

Logicalis said it has acquired Thomas Duryea Consulting, a leader in designing, building and deploying data centre, data management, enterprise information systems, systems management and cloud environments for mid-sized and large enterprises.

With an annual turnover of approximately USUSD50 million Thomas Duryea employs 125 staff in its data centre and mature cloud services business, with capabilities across EMC, Dell, NetApp, VMware and Microsoft.

Mark Rogers, Logicalis CEO, comments: “This acquisition is strategically important for Logicalis, building strength and additional scale into our Australian operation, while Thomas Duryea´s deep professional services capabilities in desktop, data centre, storage and cloud are a perfect fit with Logicalis Australia´s existing expertise. As a result, the combined businesses represent a very compelling value proposition for customers and will strengthen our relationship with key vendor partners EMC, Dell, NetApp, VmWare and Microsoft.”

Thomas Duryea Consulting is one of Australia´s leading IT infrastructure consultancies, specialising in all aspects of Information Technology, from managed services, through to data centre, data management, systems management and cloud consulting.

Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data centre and cloud services; and managed services. It is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the Johannesburg and London AIM Stock Exchanges, with revenues of over USD6 billion.