Empowered SMS, a provider of IT services to the UK channel is acquiring OrderWorks, an ICT project and support service vendor which targets SME mid-market channels and consumer electronics retail markets.
The buy-out is designed to bolster Empowered SMS’s IT services offerings and strengthen its distributed mass deployment services as well as adding new capabilities across high volume installation and in the consumer electronics services market.
James Anderton, managing director, Empowered SMS said: “With channel partners requiring greater support across a growing range of services and technologies, this acquisition strongly complements our established capabilities across all of our IT services lines.”
Empowered’s existing range of services are designed to offer support across the ICT infrastructure, from unified communications, data networking, wireless and security to servers, applications, storage solutions and data centres.
Established in 2006, OrderWork provides support across desktop, networking, servers and storage, cabling, EPOS and AV.
Empowered currently supports over 150 ICT providers including system integrators and resellers, managed services providers, telecommunications providers, distributors and consultancies.