Persistent Systems to acquire US cloud company MediaAgility

Persistent Systems has acquired US-based MediaAgility, a global cloud transformation services provider, and its subsidiaries for nearly $72mn

Persistent Systems, a trusted digital engineering and enterprise modernisation partner, has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire New Jersey-based MediaAgility.

A global cloud transformation services provider, MediaAgility is a Google Cloud Premier partner with experience across cloud-native application development and modernisation, analytics and AI, cloud engineering, migrations, and managed services. 

Sandeep Kalra, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Persistent Systems said:  “We are seeing rapid growth in cloud adoption across industries, and we continue to make investments to better serve our clients on their ever-evolving digital journey. 

“The acquisition of MediaAgility builds on our existing partnership with Google and lays the foundation for a dedicated Google business unit that will enable verticalised solutions, continuing Persistent’s strategy to add relevant skills across key hyperscale partners. Together, we look forward to unleashing Persistent’s full potential across our client base.”

Enabling business transformation across multiple industries

With over 500 employees in the US, Mexico, the UK, and India, Media Agility has 31 Google Cloud Partner Expertise designations, 330+ Google Cloud certifications, and seven Google Cloud partner specialisations.

Google Cloud accelerates organisation's ability to digitally transform its business. The company has customers in more than 200 countries and territories turn to Google Cloud as their trusted partner to enable growth and solve their most critical business problems.

It provides scalability, built-in security, advanced data and analytics capabilities for organisations transforming their legacy infrastructure and moving their applications to the cloud. According to Gartner, the public cloud services market has a five-year compounded annual growth rate of 20.7%.

Thomas Kurian, Chief Executive Officer, Google Cloud said: “Google Cloud partners have a significant opportunity to support businesses’ digital transformations and to deliver critical services to help customers thrive in a digital world. Persistent and MediaAgility offer deep expertise in business transformation across multiple industries, and hundreds of Google Cloud certified professionals in key transformation areas like collaboration and machine learning. We look forward to working together to help customers succeed.”

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