(July 11, 2016) NASHVILLE, Tennessee — IQBG Inc., a leading enterprise information management (EIM) solutions provider, today announced a new strategic alliance with Bart & Associates, Inc. (B&A), an enterprise software solutions integrator for the federal government. The partnership will operate as a new business unit, allowing IQBG and B&A to provide dedicated services to public sector organizations using OpenText’s leading EIM software. The announcement was made on the first day of the OpenText Partner Summit in Nashville.
“We are very pleased to form this strategic alliance with Bart & Associates,” said Michael Beck, president and CEO of IQBG. “By combining Bart & Associates’ expertise in government contracting, with IQBG’s proficiency in extending value of enterprise investment in SAP, we can better serve our public sector clients.”
OpenText and SAP have been partners for over 20 years, delivering enterprise information management solutions for over 6,000 customers in every vertical. IQBG and B&A have overlapping customers that need OpenText xECM, VIM and other OpenText products. The new business unit will bring six decades of combined experience and over 300 full-time, highly qualified staff.
“We’re seeing a rapid need for digital transformation across all sectors, but the size and intricacies of public sector clients challenge us to ensure all records and information are simple, secure and properly managed,” said Jonathan Evans, President of B&A. “We’ve combined our individual abilities of offering clients a simplified way of ‘going digital’ into the best solution in the industry, with seamless implementation. Together we can even better streamline a complex process and make it as painless as possible for our customers.”
About Bart & Associates
Headquartered in McLean, VA, B&A is a 28+-year systems integrator of information technology solutions. Our mission is to use our depth and breadth of technical knowledge and expertise to ensure our clients have optimum IT solutions to meet their goals. We are a company whose accomplishments exemplify the skills, dedication, and commitment of our most valuable asset: our people. Managed to Software Engineering Institute Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®-Level 3, International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008, IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®), and Agile best practices; B&A provides strategic, enterprise, application, and technical infrastructure solutions, including customized and Commercial-Off-The-Shelf applications.