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Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Reliable IT specializes in managed IT and cybersecurity solutions for the healthcare and financial industries. The company has additional offices in Texas, Colorado, California, Louisiana and Rhode Island.
The acquisition is part of Meriplex’s strategy to acquire MSPs across the United States and establish a local presence in the region, while accumulating talent and growing the organization, according to the company.
Meriplex Acquires Reliable IT Department: Executive Overview
David Henley, CEO of Meriplex, commented:
âReliable IT adds a substantial presence in the medical and financial MSP / MSSP space for Meriplex. Not only do they bring a large portfolio of healthcare and banking clients, but a high level of industry specific talent to meet client needs. As with our other strategic acquisitions, we will work with key stakeholders to integrate and improve our go-to-market solutions for clients. Together, we will achieve our goal of becoming the best national MSP / MSSP that delivers on our promises, invests in our people and provides an exceptionally high level of service to our valued customers. “
Bill Willett, CEO of Reliable IT, added:
âMeriplex’s acquisition of Reliable IT made perfect sense for our employees and customers. Reliable has spent over 11 years building a strong business to improve and enrich the lives of our employees, while providing valuable 24/7 service to our customers. The merger with Meriplex will allow our employees to continue to grow into a larger company and our customers to continue to receive our best services as well as additional quality solutions provided by Meriplex.
Based in Houston, Texas, Meriplex specializes in smart grids, cybersecurity, cloud communications and managed services for the enterprise market.
This is Meriplex’s third acquisition outside of Texas, after acquiring MSP Enhanced Technologies, based in Southern California, in June 2021 and the assets of MSP GNT Solutions, based in Sacramento, California.
Prior to that, Meriplex acquired a number of businesses in Longhorn State, including HBR Technologies, Preferred Technology Solutions, and Vergent Communications.