CSI Ltd, one of the UK’s leading business system integrators, has announced the acquisition of BlackLight Software Limited, experts in the design and delivery of Microsoft-based enterprise technology solutions. The acquisition will enable CSI to expand its already extensive portfolio of offerings to include these highly regarded Microsoft skills.
With many household names as customers, BlackLight is skilled at working closely with its clients to understand their real business needs, translating these into technical requirements and delivering a solution that is a perfect fit for them. The benefits to its clients are enhanced capabilities that seamlessly integrate into their existing infrastructure delivering tangible business value such as increased productivity, improved efficiency and lower costs.
BlackLight is focused on delivering customised Microsoft CRM and SharePoint solutions alongside innovative .Net developments that incorporate the latest technologies. Andy Forsyth, Managing Director of CSI said: "We’ve been assessing the Microsoft marketplace for some time and believe that augmenting our portfolio with Microsoft technologies is critical. Being able to provide a Microsoft capability will give our customers even greater confidence in our ability to deliver appropriate business solutions. CSI will continue to expand, it is vital for us to invest in businesses that share our vision, focus and culture".
Mike McGrady, Managing Director of BlackLight Software commented: "CSI has a great track record of providing innovative business solutions, primarily using IBM technologies. BlackLight’s skill set and knowledge in defining and delivering creative technology solutions that are based on the Microsoft platform will be a terrific complement to their already wide-ranging offerings. The acquisition is a great move that will provide a variety of new choices and an expanded set of solutions for both our customer bases."