GoTo acquires Miradore, extending mobile device management and all-in-one integrated IT experience

GoTo Group, Inc.

GoTo Group, Inc.

Acquisition and integration of Miradore into the GoTo Resolve product provides simple, secure and flexible end-to-end support and management of all devices for small and medium businesses

BOSTON, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSLETTER) — Go tothe all-in-one platform for business communications and IT support and management, today announced its intention to acquire a cloud-based device management provider Miradore from Scandinavian technology investor Striking capital and other shareholders. With the addition of Miradore’s broad mobile device management capabilities to the GoTo portfolio and GoTo Resolve IT support platform, small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) can partner with GoTo for a one-stop shop for all IT needs.

Miradore is a leading cloud mobile device management (MDM) solution built specifically for SMBs, enabling IT teams to manage end users on iOS, Android, Windows and MacOS. With the use of bring-your-own-device and hybrid work models becoming the global norm, and with iOS, Android and MacOS two-thirds of operating systems worldwideThis acquisition further fulfills GoTo’s vision to provide IT leaders with the tools to support any device, anywhere, anytime with the very best consumer-grade security and ease of use.

“Miradore’s scalable, SMB-focused solutions are a perfect fit for GoTo and our customers, and we’re thrilled to be working together,” said Mike Kohlsdorf, CEO of GoTo. “Not only does it provide a leading platform for mobile and macOS device management, Miradore also brings together a talented team of employees, more than 2,700 customers and MSP distributors, and more than 89,000 user accounts in 180 countries. All of this will further enhance GoTo’s in-house talent and market potential within the fast-growing MDM market, which is expected to pass by $28 billion by 2027

After the expected integration of Miradore in the Go to solve Product for IT support and management early next year, after the deal closes, IT leaders will have full management and support capabilities on any device:

  • No devices left: IT teams have streamlined support through comprehensive device management capabilities for all common mobile devices and operating systems from a single vendor and application.

  • Security for company issued and brought devices: New device locking and auditing capabilities mitigate the risk of data exposure, building on GoTo Resolve’s best-in-class enterprise-grade encryption and zero-trust architecture.

  • Simplified workflows and cost savings: All operations are managed in a unified tool and management system that combines GoTo’s best-in-class communications, remote support, desktop management, and Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) capabilities with Miradore’s top-rated Mac and mobile device management, empowering SMBs. valuable is saved resources, time and money.

“Our goal at Miradore has always been to help organizations secure and manage their IT devices smarter and more efficiently. Partnering with GoTo, a global leader in flexible work and IT support solutions, gives us the opportunity to collaborate on the technology and resources to take that mission to the next level,” said Simo Salmensuu, CEO of Miradore. “Our customers will see tremendous benefits from the combination of GoTo Resolve and the capabilities of Miradore in the months and years to come.”

For more information about GoTo Resolve and GoTo’s IT support offerings, please visit: www.GoTo.com/it-management

Paul Hastings LLP and Roschier acted as legal counsel and Bridge Street Advisors acted as financial advisor to GoTo in connection with the transaction.

About GoTo:
GoTo’s flexible work software – including GoTo Connect, GoTo Resolve, Rescue, Central and more – is built for small and medium business IT departments, yet powerful enough for the enterprise. GoTo software is designed to support end-user needs for unified communications & collaboration (UCC) and IT management & support, and nearly 800K customers contribute to the more than 1 billion people who participate in meetings, classes and webinars through GoTo’s UCC products, and half a billion connections on the company’s remote access and support tools. By building its secure, easy-to-use software, GoTo is committed to ensuring that time at work is well spent, so time outside of work is better spent. With more than 3,000 employees worldwide and annual sales of more than $1 billion, the remote company’s physical headquarters are located in Boston, Massachusetts, with additional offices and thousands of home offices in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and beyond.

About Mirador:
Miradore is a software company that helps organizations and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) secure and manage Android, Apple and Windows devices smarter. Miradore’s products help you stay on top of your device fleet, automate device management across multiple operating systems, distribute mission-critical apps, secure your business data, and provide remote support to your device users. Miradore was founded in 2006 and today has 89,000 user accounts in 180 countries and more than 2,700 customers in more than 100 countries, with more than 900,000 managed devices.

About striking capital:
Striking capital is a Stockholm-based private equity firm that invests in growing Scandinavian technology companies. As an active owner, our mission is to support outstanding businesses to grow and succeed. The general idea of ​​Standout Capital is to invest in digital transformation in business and society. The founders and investment team build on experience in entrepreneurship, investment and finance.

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