Ivanti and RES Software, while the dust is settling….
After the initial shock of the announcement, a video surfaced on the Ivanti website where they discussed the acquisition. Still after the video many question still remained unanswered. I decided to get in touch with Ivanti and RES software to see if they could provide me more details. Today I had a conference call with Ivanti. We spoke for about half an hour about the acquisition and what their vision is on this. Let me share some information, vision and take a away some concerns.
A Changing world
With the ever changing world of IT a company has to keep up, change, adapt or die. LANDESK knew this when they bought AppSense. It is also the reason Ivanti was created merging HEAT and LANDESK. It is why they acquired SHAVLIK, Touchbase and so on. Ivanti understands that to be relevant in the IT you need to be sure you don’t become a niche product. You have to provide a real solution to customers that stands out and adds value. With the acquistions and merges before RES they were heading that way already.
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via Rob Beekmans.net