Gartner announced on Monday that they are buying AMR Research for $64 million. Gartner is an IT and supply chain company. The deal will be completed later this month. AMR is also a supply chain company that has about 85 employees and is expected to make $40 million in revenues this year. AMR will continue to operate indepedently.
AMR Chief Research Officer Bruce Richardson said that customers will not see any changes even though Gartner is a bigger company. “Your research, client services, and sales contacts will remain the same. All are being retained by Gartner,” stated Richardson.