Park Place Technologies expands European presence with Com-Com acquisition

Park Place Technologies announced today that it has purchased Com-Com, a provider of data center maintenance in London, England.

“We are thrilled to welcome Com-Com and their amazing data center maintenance capabilities into the Park Place Technologies’ family,” says Ed Kenty, Chairman and CEO of Park Place Technologies. “Park Place has experienced considerable growth year-over-year. I believe our acquisition of Com-Com will add to our ongoing success in expanding our data center services and support to our global customers.”

The acquisition of Com-Com into Park Place Technologies will further Park Place’s award-winning service of 6,500 companies across 89 countries and support throughout EMEA. Ed Kenty said, “I am excited to embark on this new relationship with Com-Com. Their talents and expertise allow us to expand and capitalize on future opportunities.”

Ian Shearer, a former Director of Com-Com will assume the new role of General Manager of UK Operations at Park Place Technologies. Ian said, “We are absolutely delighted to become part of the Park Place Technologies’ family. The synergies of the IT support and maintenance services we provide are very closely aligned with the philosophy of Park Place Technologies, so this is a natural fit. With Park Place Technologies’ 110+ service locations worldwide, we can now offer our customers greater access to IT support and maintenance services internationally.”

Ian also emphasized that for Com-Com customers, the name may have changed but it’s ‘business as usual.’ “We look forward to providing our customers with the excellent service they have come to expect over the years. Within the Park Place Technologies family, our customers will benefit from a wider range of innovative IT maintenance and support services, as well as support for a wider range of hardware brands and models.”

For over two decades, Park Place Technologies has specialized in providing organizations around the globe with post-warranty maintenance and support solutions for their storage, server and networking equipment including EMC, Dell, IBM, Cisco, Hitachi, NetApp, HP, Sun/Oracle and legacy systems such as Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC).

From small and mid-sized businesses and Fortune 500 organisations to government, higher education and healthcare institutions, Park Place Technologies is redefining the service experience for more than 6,500 customers around the globe with its Service First Philosophy.