Britehouse Acquires 60% Stake in Firestring

According to a new release out of Britehouse, "Britehouse Holdings has formally announced its acquisition of a 60% stake in Firestring for an undisclosed amount. Britehouse is a market leader in delivering SAP and Microsoft services, as well as solutions designed specifically for the new world of work, which is mobile, social and increasingly semantic. Firestring has developed a unique and revolutionary social-semantic engine that analyses large volumes of corporate unstructured information and creates automated meta-data tags, thus creating unprecedented levels of corporate information ‘findability’."

The article goes on, "Scott Gibson, Group CEO of Britehouse, says: 'I am delighted with the acquisition as it will create a natural base within the organisation for far greater levels of innovation. We are driving a strategy of new product innovation in our group, and Firestring provides us with an offering around which to build customer solutions and enhance our SAP and Microsoft solutions.' The acquisition will enable Britehouse to further pursue its strategy of ensuring that all of the applications it implements and builds will incorporate social and mobile intelligent platforms."

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