Archer Technologies to Acquire Rival in IT-GRC Space
Archer Technologies announced plans to acquire rival IT governance, risk and compliance vendor Brabeion Software. The move is meant to bolster Archer's products with Brabeion's content library and expand their enterprise customer base.Officials at Archer Technologies have their eyes set on a rival in the IT governance, risk and compliance space. The company plans to acquire Brabeion Software, a direct competitor of Archer, for an undisclosed sum. According to officials at Archer, the move is meant to bolster the company's policy management tools by adding Brabeion's content library.
Developed in cooperation with PriceWaterhouseCoopers, the Brabeion content will be added to Archer's GRC product line and significantly expand Archer's content offerings to now include more than 130 technical compliance baselines and controls. The combined Archer and Brabeion content includes 60 authoritative source references, 132 technical controls/baselines and 30 top-level policy content sections.