London, 19 May, 2016 – Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, today announced it has agreed to acquire Lantares S.L., a Spanish company specialised in Analytics and Business Solutions. Lantares’ specialism adds new and attractive solutions to Logicalis Spain’s portfolio.
Lantares, established in 2003, is a leader in the implementation of strategic solutions for Corporate Performance Management and Information Management, both on-premise and cloud-based. Lantares holds the highest IBM Analytics certifications in Spain and has a strong market reputation in a sector of the technology space that is projecting strong growth.
Mark Rogers, Logicalis CEO, comments: “This acquisition is strategically important for Logicalis Spain, bringing important skills and services in the area of analytics which is a strong growth market for Logicalis and complements the Trovus acquisition made by Logicalis UK in 2015. It also strengthens our business portfolio in strategic areas such as Security and the Internet of Things (IoT). As we focus on supporting our customers to embrace digital innovation, real-time intelligence from business analytics delivers impressive business outcomes for organisations. Logicalis’ established consultancy sales approach and business analytics practice in the UK will now be replicated in Spain.”
Lantares, a Spanish Analytics Consultancy currently has more than 40 employees, most of them based in Madrid, and the remainder in Barcelona.
Lantares has nearly 200 customers and 6,000 end users that rely on the experience and business knowledge of its team of consultants and specialists in Business Intelligence Analytics projects that implement solutions such as Dashboards, Reporting, Mobility, Budgeting, Planning, Simulation, Consolidation and Cloud BI, as well as information management, data warehouse, Big Data, Data Quality, Data Integration and Data Governance.