MSSP M&A List: 134 Managed Security Services Provider Mergers and Acquisitions

Here are MSSP M&A deals listed 40 to 21.

40. September 2020: Avertium acquired 1440 Security in a deal that united two Top 200 MSSPs.

39. September 2020: Secureworks acquired Delve for vulnerability management software.

38. August 2020: Konica Minolta and All Covered acquired Depth Security for penetration testing.

37. August 2020: Cerberus Sentinel acquired Technologyville.

36. July 2020: Infogressive and Ascend Technologies merge. Private equity firm M/C Partners backs the deal.

35. July 2020: CyberCX acquired Basis Networks.

34. July 2020: Herjavec Group acquired Securience for IAM (identity and access management) expertise.

33. July 2020: Eurofins Digital Testing acquired Commissum Associate for MSSP and penetration testing services.

32. June 2020: Atos acquired Paladion, an MSSP with managed detection and response (MDR) and security operations center (SOC) capabilities

31. May 2020: SaalexIT acquires Arctic MSP, furthering a nationwide MSSP and MSP push.

30. March 2020: Accenture acquires Context Information Security, a cyber defense consultancy in London with roughly 250 employees.

29. March 2020: Dyonyx and Single Path merge to form Dyopath.

28. January 2020: Accenture acquires Symantec MSSP Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom.

27. January 2020: Private equity firm Trinity Hunt Partners acquires Dataprise, a Top 200 MSSP for 2019.

26. December 2019: CyberProof acquires Necsia Cybersecurity for managed detection and response (MDR) services.

25. November 2019: IPKeys buys Top 200 MSSP N-Dimension and gains managed security for the electric grid and more.

24. November 2019: CynergisTek acquires Backbone Technologies for healthcare and non-healthcare managed security services.

23. August 2019: Protos Security acquired Security Resources (SRI), uniting two MSSPs. Private equity firm Southfield Capital acquired Protos in February.

22. October 2019: BPM LLP, a California accounting and consulting firm and value-added reseller (VAR), acquires security, compliance and incident response services provider Adhere Inc..

21. October 2019: Private equity firm acquires, merges 12 cybersecurity consulting firms. The result: BGH Capital launches CyberCX, a company that specializes in security assurance, incident response and digital forensics, managed security services and other cybersecurity services.

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    Jay Taylor:

    Effective December 22. 2021, Nessit, LLC of Somersworth, NH has acquired Neoscope, LLC of Portsmouth, NH. Both companies are long-standing area experts in IT security and business technology services. Nessit was founded in 2004. Neoscope was founded in 2006. The acquisition makes Nessit one of the largest and most capable Managed Services Providers (MSPs) in the region with expertise in employee provisioning, customer and data security, facility access control and management, and regulatory compliance. For more information, contact Jay Taylor 603.841.1890.

    Barbara Cramer:

    Always love your lists and fantastic reporting.
    Looking through the M&A lists, there seems to be the last 14 missing- #15 through #1


    Joe Panettieri:

    Hey Barbara: Thanks for the note and heads-up. We had a code bug on the page. We’ve made the fix. Items 15-1 are now displaying correctly thanks to your comment & readership.

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