On Monday, February 22, data archiving specialist Iron Mountain announced that it had acquired Mimosa Systems for $112 million in cash. Mimosa Systems brings with it 1,000 enterprise customers and an on-premise solution that archives e-mail, SharePoint data, and other unstructured data. This allows Iron Mountain to offer both on-premise and cloud-based archiving.
For a sampling of news stories, see:
- Chris Preimesberger, "Iron Mountain Acquires Data Archiver Mimosa Systems," eWeek,February 22, 2010.
- Chris Kanaracus, "Iron Mountain Buys Archiving Vendor Mimosa", PCWorld, February 22, 2010.
- Jeffrey Schwartz, "Iron Mountain Acquires Mimosa," Redmond Channel Partner, February 22, 2010.