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Logicalis Acquires Thomas Duryea Consulting

Sydney 1 December, 2015 – Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, today announced the company has acquired Thomas Duryea Consulting, one of Australia’s leading professional services, managed services and cloud ICT companies.

Thomas Duryea designs, builds and deploys data centre, data management, enterprise information systems, systems management and cloud environments for mid-sized and large enterprises, with capabilities across EMC, Dell, NetApp, VMware, Citrix and Microsoft.

Basil O'Raghaillaigh, Chief Executive Officer, Logicalis Australia said combining the strengths of the two businesses creates a compelling value proposition for customers.  

“Both companies have been very successful in their chosen fields:  Logicalis in networking, unified communications and cloud; and Thomas Duryea in desktop, data centre, storage and cloud.  Together, we’ve got a very strong offering to take to our customers,” O'Raghaillaigh said.

Andrew Thomas, co-founder and CEO of Thomas Duryea Consulting said: “We see a significant opportunity in becoming part of Logicalis. Being able to take our offerings into Logicalis’ customers and introduce Logicalis’ offerings to our customer base will help ensure that together, we become more strategically important to customers, and highly competitive in the market.”

Thomas Duryea has an annual turnover of approximately A$70 million and employs 125 staff in Australia.

About Thomas Duryea

Thomas Duryea Consulting is one of Australia’s leading IT infrastructure consultancy, specialising in all aspects of Information Technology, from managed services, through to data centre, data management, systems management and cloud consulting. The company has capabilities across EMC, Dell, NetApp, VMware and Microsoft. 

About Logicalis

Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data centre and cloud services; and managed services.

Logicalis employs over 4,000 people worldwide, including highly trained service specialists who design, specify, deploy and manage complex IT infrastructures to meet the needs of over 6,500 corporate and public sector customers.  To achieve this, Logicalis maintains strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Cisco, HP, IBM, CA Technologies, NetApp, Microsoft, Oracle, VMware and ServiceNow on an international basis, and has specialised solutions for enterprise and medium-sized companies in vertical markets covering financial services, telecommunications, media and technology, education, healthcare, retail, government, manufacturing and professional services, helping customers benefit from cutting-edge technologies in a cost-effective way.

The Logicalis Group has annualised revenues of over $1.5 billion, from operations in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific, and is one of the leading IT and communications solution integrators, specialising in the areas of advanced technologies and services.

The Logicalis Group is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the Johannesburg and London AIM Stock Exchanges, with revenues of over $6 billion.