Today, Digicel PNG has acquired ICT provider AllcomMcr, thus strengthening it’s position as the largest ICT solutions provider in the South Pacific.
AllcomMcr has been providing IT and network support services in PNG for 8 years, boasting an impressive list of clients in a broad range of industry sectors, including resources, finance and government. They have invested significantly in local resources and in developing partnerships with leading vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, Citrix, VMWare and Veeam
Head of ICT for Digicel Business Solutions, Pacific, Gary Cobain said that, “With AllcomMcr’s combination of expertise and experience and Digicel’s network capability and country wide presence, the acquisition is expected to result in greater efficiencies.”
“AllcomMcr’s services are highly beneficial to our customers. With their support, Digicel will continue to lead the PNG market with the best ICT business solutions and managed services. The acquisition will accelerate our plans to deliver Cloud services in PNG which can be used by customers across the Pacific.” Added Cobain
Managing Director of AllcomMcr, Luke Byer said, “Rapid advances in communications technologies, applications, hardware infrastructure and networking means customers want a provider that is agile, attentive and a one stop shop to meet all their ICT needs. AllcomMcr will continue to operate in it’s own rights and we will be providing our customers with exciting new services which will exceed their expectations”
The acquisition will see both organisations develop new and enhanced product and service offerings, taking ICT services in PNG to another level. The combination of technology, skills and products will provide AllcomMcr and Digicel customers a full range of ICT options including comprehensive design and .implementation, backed by 24/7 country wide maintenance and support. Solutions include; Network Architecture and Optimisation, Server and Desktop Virtualisation, Auditing, Centralised Monitoring and Management, Mobility Solutions, Internet services and Security.