GFI Software Acquires Software Company IASO

IASO LogoGFI Software has acquired an online backup software company called IASO.  GFI will be integrating IASO’s technology into their own.  The terms of the acquisition was undisclosed.  IASO is known for offering cloud-based solutions to customers that need to back up and cover their systems.  IASO works across all major computing platforms.  GFI Software has been a partner of IASO’s software solutions already.

“We have been using IASO’s technology in GFI MAX RemoteManagement for over a year and it has been a great success with our customers,” stated GFI Software CEO Walter Scott.  “Acquiring IASO’s technology provides us with a huge opportunity to expand this side of our business, target new opportunities in the MSP community and among businesses that want to reduce the technical and logistical overhead of backup and benefit from the fastest cloud based restore available.”

GFI Software works with around 200,000 companies to offer network security, web monitoring, and anti-virus solutions.  GFI customers include Microsoft, Time Warner Cable, NASA, Microsoft, and The Body Shop.

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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