Unisys Acquires Unified Endpoint Management Expert Mobinergy™ to Expand its End-User Experience Solutions
Acquisition enables Unisys to offer advanced capabilities for addressing the rapidly-growing digital workplace solutions market
BLUE BELL, Pa. and PARIS, November 18, 2021 – Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS), a global IT solutions company, today announced it has acquired Mobinergy™, which specializes in Unified Endpoint Management (UEM). Unisys is funding the transaction with cash on hand and will focus on growing Mobinergy activities globally to expand its UEM business.
Mobinergy, which has operations in France, the UK and Germany, will expand and enhance Unisys’ existing UEM expertise. The UEM market is estimated at $3.4 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow at an approximately 32% CAGR through 2027, according to Grand View Research, Inc.
Mobinergy is the second acquisition announced this year by Unisys in the digital workplace solutions space. The company acquired Unify Square, a leading experience management provider for secure collaboration and communications platforms, in June 2021.
“Unisys continues to acquire capabilities that enhance our core solutions and accelerate the innovation we deliver to clients,” said Leon Gilbert, senior vice president and general manager, Digital Workplace Solutions, Unisys. “Mobinergy capabilities will enable Unisys to deliver high-value UEM solutions to our clients and further expand our employee experience portfolio.”
“The Mobinergy team is excited to join Unisys and help enterprises reach their digital workplace vision,” said Charles Hirel, president, Mobinergy. “We look forward to sharing our expertise and delivering enhanced, consistent user experiences across endpoint devices for our clients’ employees.”
“Transforming device management with Unified Endpoint Management (UEM), while ensuring the best possible employee experience, will be a differentiator for businesses operating in our hybrid world of work,” said Angela Salmeron, research director for IDC’s European Future of Work practice. “By enhancing its UEM solution, Unisys can ensure that today’s distributed workforce gets the managed experience it expects from its employers.”
Unisys Digital Workplace Solutions
The Unisys Digital Workplace Solutions team delivers advanced workplace solutions to help clients transform their digital workplaces and create exceptional end-user experiences. Unisys works with clients to transform their end-user experience to engage and retain employees, increase collaboration and innovation and drive productivity and business growth. In February 2021, for the third consecutive year, Gartner positioned Unisys as a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America report.
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