The 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 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GoTo, the all-in-one enterprise communications and IT support and management platform, today announced plans to acquire device management provider cloud-based Miradore from Nordic tech investor Standout Capital and other shareholders. With the addition of Miradore’s extensive mobile device management capabilities to the GoTo wallet and GoTo Resolve IT support platform, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) can partner with GoTo for a one-stop-shop for all computing needs.
Miradore is a leading cloud-based mobile device management (MDM) solution designed specifically for SMBs, enabling IT teams to manage end users on iOS, Android, Windows and MacOS. With the adoption of personal devices and hybrid work models increasingly becoming the global norm, and with iOS, Android and macOS accounting for approximately two-thirds of operating systems worldwide, this acquisition delivers on the vision of GoTo provides IT managers with the tools to support any device, anywhere, anytime with best-in-class security and consumer-grade ease of use.
“Miradore’s scalable, SMB-focused solutions are a great fit for GoTo and our customers, and we’re extremely excited to be working together,” said Mike Kohlsdorf, CEO of GoTo. “Not only does Miradore provide a leading platform for managing mobile devices and macOS, it also brings a team of talented employees, over 2,700 MSP customers and distributors, and over 89,000 user accounts in 180 countries. All of this will further strengthen GoTo’s internal talent and market potential within the rapidly growing MDM market, which is expected to surpass $28 billion by 2027.”
Following Miradore’s planned integration into the GoTo Resolve IT support and management product early next year after the deal closes, IT managers will have full management and support capabilities on any which device:
No forgotten device: IT teams have streamlined support with extended device management capabilities across all commonly used mobile devices and operating systems from a single vendor and application.
Security for company-issued and bring your own devices: New device lockdown and control capabilities limit the risk of data exposure, leveraging GoTo Resolve’s enterprise-grade encryption and zero-trust architecture.
Simplified workflows and reduced costs: All operations are managed in a unified tool and unified administration system combining GoTo’s best communication, remote assistance, desktop management and remote monitoring and management (RMM) capabilities with the best management Macs and mobile devices from Miradore, saving SMBs money. resources, time and money.
“Our goal at Miradore has always been to help organizations secure and manage their computing devices smarter and more efficiently. Partnering with GoTo, a global leader in flexible working and IT support solutions, gives us the opportunity to collaborate on technology and resources to take this mission to the next level,” said Simo Salmensuu, CEO of Miradore . “Our customers will see tremendous benefits from the combination of GoTo Resolve and Miradore’s capabilities in the months and years to come.”
To learn more about GoTo Resolve and GoTo’s IT support offerings, visit www.GoTo.com/it-management
Paul Hastings LLP and Roschier acted as legal advisors and Bridge Street Advisors acted as financial advisor to GoTo in connection with the transaction.
GoTo’s flexible work software – including GoTo Connect, GoTo Resolve, Rescue, Central, and more. – is designed for small and medium-sized IT departments, but powerful enough for the enterprise. GoTo software is designed to support end-user needs for Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) and IT management and support, and nearly 800,000 customers contribute to more than one billion people participate in meetings, courses and webinars through GoTo’s UCC products, and half a billion connections on the company’s remote access and support tools. By creating its secure and easy-to-use software, GoTo is committed to ensuring that time at work is well spent so that time away from work is better spent. With more than 3,000 employees worldwide and more than $1 billion in annual revenue, the remote company’s physical headquarters are in Boston, Massachusetts, with additional offices and thousands of home offices in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and beyond.
Miradore is a software company that helps organizations and managed service providers (MSPs) secure and smarter manage Android, Apple and Windows devices. With Miradore’s products, you can stay up-to-date with your device fleet, automate device management across multiple operating systems, distribute business-critical applications, secure your company’s data, and provide support to distance to users of your devices. Miradore was founded in 2006 and today the organization has 89,000 user accounts in 180 countries and over 2,700 customers in over 100 countries, with over 900,000 managed devices.
About Exceptional Capital:
Standout Capital is a Stockholm-based private equity firm investing in growing Nordic technology companies. As an active owner, our mission is to help exceptional businesses grow and succeed. The general idea of Standout Capital is to invest in the digital transformation of companies and society. The founders and the investment team draw on experience in entrepreneurship, investments and finance.