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How to use IT as a divestment lever

Time-tested tenets for maximizing value In these blogs, we routinely write about our experience supporting the IT side of $11 billion in acquisition activity, specifically post-merger integration. In this entry, we’re going to take a look at the other...

Dinosaurs at the gate: What Jurassic Park can teach you about IT in M&A

Jurassic Park was an entertaining book, and then a blockbuster movie. Blinded by greed, scientists go too far: Using ancient DNA, they bring long-extinct dinosaurs back to life. What could possibly go wrong? In a word, everything. It’s a classic Michael...

What can bowling teach you about M&A?

You might not think, at first, that the mergers-and-acquisitions game has anything to do with other games, especially bowling. But you’d be surprised not only by the number of parallels between the two, but what the pins-and-ball sport can teach you...

Securing the mobile user: Challenges for the acquirer

It’s tricky enough to perform post-merger integration or PMI between the IT systems of the acquiring company (let’s call them “Company A”) and the acquired (“Company B”). It gets a lot trickier when you’re trying to secure widely scattered...

What Does It Take for a Successful IT PMI?

Without planning, information technology during mergers and acquisitions can be a major pain point. In order not to waste time and resources, strategize the process in detail for all your business units, including information technology. Setting this...

Cybersecurity for Acquirers: What to look for in an acquisition target

Cybersecurity, you won’t be surprised to learn, ranks as the number-one IT concern for acquirers. It’s the single biggest risk. From the potential loss of vital intellectual property (IP) or customer data to sheer costs and reputational risk, it’s...

Merger and Acquisition Services You Can Depend On

At Ensunet, we get it. We understand the operational, performance, and financial outcomes that IT can and should deliver. We know, because we help deliver them. Every day. Whether you’re in need of IT solutions and consulting services, IT M&A,...

Using a Dedicated M&A Team Can Lead to Success

With the right merger or acquisition, your organization can enjoy significant benefits. Integrating with another company, though, comes with an inherent risk, particularly related to information technology. Poorly planned acquisitions can backfire. Not...

How to use IT to transform your company into an acquisitions powerhouse

How to use IT to transform your company into an acquisitions powerhouse Acquisitions take place at multiple levels simultaneously. Even at the IT level, there are multiple sub-levels. In this article, we’ll explore what they are, how they factor into...

How to avoid “the people pitfalls” of IT during post-merger integration

How to avoid “the people pitfalls” of IT during post-merger integration War stories and lessons learned from the front lines of service desk operations When it comes to successfully integrating an acquired company into the one that purchased it, people...