Tyto Athene LLC is finally following through with its expansion plans, acquiring Maryland IT consulting firm Island Information Technology Consultants Inc. (IITC).
Terms were not disclosed.
The Herndon-based company provides systems integration support and managed services for communications platforms for government agencies and has been attempting to expand ever since being bought by Arlington Capital Partners for $75 million last year.
Chester, Maryland-based IITC was founded in 2004 and provides mission-critical unified communications solutions to the intelligence community. The acquisition is part of Arlington Capital and Tyto Athene’s strategy of building mid-market mission critical technology solutions and services business serving government customers.
Tyto Athene formerly operated as the government services division of Black Box Corp. (NASDAQ: BBOX). The company told the Washington Business Journal in August that growth was stymied due to “financial issues affecting the…Read the full story from the Washington Business Journal.