TORONTO and GATINEAU, Quebec, 04 Oct 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Converge Technology Solutions Corp. (“Converge“or the Society“) (TSX: CTS) (FSE: 0ZB) (OTCQX: CTSDF), an IT and cloud solutions provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of business data analytics company LPA Software Solutions, LLC ( “LPA”).
Based in Rochester, NY with staff in upstate New York, Dallas, Houston, Charlotte, Boston, Pittsburgh and Columbus, LPA provides business analytics solutions and professional services in analytics, data science, artificial intelligence, financial performance management, data governance, data integration, location analysis and datasets. Designated as one of the full-service IBM Platinum Partners that sells, understands and implements IBM Business Analytics software, LPA is proud to support hundreds of customers and many successful implementations in ten major industries.
“LPA Software Solutions looks forward to joining the Converge family of companies to expand the capabilities, skills and products we can bring to our existing and new customers,” said Scott Hopkins, President and CEO of LPA Software Solutions. “Converge’s broad reach and experience, combined with LPA Software Solutions’ many years of in-depth expertise, will provide customers with extensive industry-based analysis capabilities. “
“Converge is excited to add LPA software solutions to our growing team and suite of solution capabilities,” said Shaun Maine, CEO of Converge. “With over 20 years of experience serving clients in the analytics industry, we look forward to incorporating LPA’s advanced analytics knowledge and skills into our current offerings and are excited to develop business practices. Converge Intelligence, Data and AI alongside their team. LPA will allow us to continue to evolve and develop our advanced analytics practice across North America. “
LPA marks the twenty-fourth acquisition by Converge since October 2017. The Converge family of companies also includes Corus Group, LLC; Northern Micro, Inc .; 10084182 Canada Inc. trading as Becker-Carroll; Key Information Systems, Inc .; BlueChip Tek, Inc .; Lighthouse Computer Systems, Inc .; Software Information Systems LLC .; Nordisk Systems, Inc .; Essex Technology Group, Inc .; Datatrend Technologies, Inc .; VSS, LLC; PCD Solutions, Inc .; Unique Digital, Inc .; Workgroup Connections, Inc .; Vivvo Application Studios LTD. ; Vicom Computer Services, Inc .; CarpeDatum LLC; Accudata Systems, Inc .; Dasher Technologies, Inc .; Exactly IT, Inc .; REDNET AG; Vicom Infinity, Inc .; and Infinity Systems Software, Inc.
LPA Software Solutions, LLC (“LPA”) provides consulting and professional services for AI, Business Intelligence (BI), location intelligence, predictive analytics, IoT, geo-mapping, preparation of data and data cleaning. LPA is a Distinguished IBM Platinum Business Partner, helping customers with software and services for Cognos Analytics, Planning Analytics for Financial Performance Management, Location Analytics, and IBM SPSS for Predictive Analytics. LPA helps organizations harness the power of data and information by developing solutions that facilitate the acquisition, sharing and flow of data across the enterprise. LPA solutions help take the guesswork out of decision making by providing executives, managers and end users with the information they need to perform factual assessments.
Converge Technology Solutions Corp. is an IT and cloud solutions provider focused on providing cutting edge solutions and services. Converge’s regional sales and service organizations deliver advanced analytics, cloud, and cybersecurity offerings to customers across industries. The company supports these solutions with managed services, digital infrastructure and talent expertise offerings from all the major IT vendors in the market. This multi-faceted approach enables Converge to meet the unique business and technology requirements of all customers in the public and private sectors. For more information, visit convergetp.com.
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