Stryve, a Carlow-based cybersecurity and personal cloud firm, has acquired London digital communications company Atticus Artistic as a part of a €1m funding within the UK market.
tryve has rebranded Atticus, whose shoppers embrace the Harley Road Clinic, to Stratticus, which it has launched within the Irish and UK markets.
A partnership with Atticus means Stryve will present Stratticus shoppers with companies corresponding to safe web site internet hosting whereas the digital company’s inventive group will present Stryve shoppers with web site design, person expertise and sensible communication instruments. The Irish firm is organising a knowledge heart in London to cater to those shoppers.
“We hear often about web sites getting compromised and their knowledge stolen,” Stryve CEO Andrew Tobin mentioned.
“Now you possibly can work with an company in your web site that additionally has a group ensuring your web site is impregnable.
“We have now curiosity from sectors like pharma, monetary companies, authorized companies – anyplace that wants delicate info to be saved.”
Stryve, which has knowledge facilities in Eire and Poland, is carving out a distinct segment promoting personal cloud expertise to SMEs throughout Eire and Europe.
Inside the final yr, it has opened its EU gross sales workplace in Poland, a tech hub in Morocco, and secured EU contracts. The tech agency is on monitor to submit income of €6m this yr.
“Our ambition is to turn into Europe’s largest personal cloud market and we wish to present native knowledge storage in every nation,” Tobin mentioned.
“There’s a big geopolitical play happening for the time being. With Brexit, you’ve got corporations in Eire with UK operations who need their UK knowledge saved in Eire.
“We had a Ukrainian firm say it desires its knowledge within the EU, and the EU Fee has moved some knowledge to us as a result of they mentioned they cannot use US suppliers like Microsoft as US firm knowledge may be rerouted to the US.
“Stratticus is a place to begin for us within the UK as a result of it allowed us to get an workplace and get shoppers shortly.”