Ignite Technologies helps customers Ignite the power of their workforce to drive better business performance through the deployment of best-in-class business applications and application development platforms across a range of functional domains. Ignite's unique approach to finding complementary solutions and software companies with great opportunity for growth, after Ignite's transformation into our highly-optimized operational model, delivers real value to our customers.
Our M&A team finds compelling technology that can thrive in our unique operational model. We bring these solutions in with a long-term view, dedicated to support the acquired customers and drive new value for our existing customer set.
During initial integration, we stop all new customer acquisition to focus on improvements to product quality and dependability for the existing customer set. This Standard Edition of our products delivers immediate benefit to the on-boarded customers, creating a foundation for new features and benefits.
Once fully stabilized and operating smoothly, we set to work on new functionality in a new Enterprise Edition of the acquired products. This new version delivers unparalleled improvements in UI/UX, mobility, performance and more.
Cardinal Mark, another ESW Capital Group operating company, was merged into Ignite Technologies in January 2019. Cardinal Mark had five solutions within its portfolio: ResponseTek, Firm58, Olive Software, Knowledge Marketing, and RMSA Retail Solutions. These solutions are now part of the Ignite Technologies portfolio and have been rebranded as Ignite solutions.
Ignite acquired Chute in June 2018. Chute powers user-generated content (UGC) for the world’s leading brands and destinations. The platform offers a holistic approach - enabling marketers to discover consumer photos and videos with visual recognition, geolocation and text search; glean content and influencer trends and data
Ignite acquired the ScaleArc solution in January 2018. ScaleArc enables continuous availability of apps and accelerates the journey to the cloud. ScaleArc’s database load balancing software abstracts apps from the data tier, so organizations of all sizes can shield applications from database downtime and improve application performance with no code changes.