Saxon Global Inc., a Irving, Texas based Data and Analytics consulting company, today announced the acquisition of Bangalore-based Ideas Software and Consulting Pvt Ltd (ISAC Global) a boutique big data and web intelligence solutions firm. The acquisition brings complementary expertise in Business Intelligence and analytics, big data analytics, and web Intelligence to Saxon and its solutions. As part of the transaction, Haricharan S M, CEO and co-founder of ISAC Global, will join Saxon as Chief Operating Officer, while Sudhir Patavardhan, Founder and CTO of ISAC Global, will continue to lead technology development and engineering efforts of Saxon Global.
“This acquisition is strategic as well as tactical for Saxon to enhance our business and our service offerings in all our target markets,” said Gopi Kandukuri, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Saxon Global. “They are very niche and strong in the big data and web analytics space and bring deep engineering expertise in data management, analytics and big data, which I believe will further strengthen and distinguish us in the market place. We are also pleased about the fact that we are going to strengthen our management team in India through this acquisition.” ISAC Global owns Siteanalytix©, a web analytics platform currently deployed at customers such as Rediff and Carwale. The company recently launched a proprietary Big Data platform for the US Insurance sector, which is in Beta stage. “We are currently testing the ISAC Platform-based big data solution with a few of our large enterprise customers, and the initial feedback is extremely encouraging. Our goal is to move into a non-linear growth model over the next eighteen months, by migrating all our customers to adopt our platform-based big data solution,” said Mr Kandukuri.