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.
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.
Ignite acquired Infer in October 2017. Using predictive analytics and AI applications, the Infer solutions help companies quickly find and engage with their next, best customers. It leverages proven data science to rapidly identify the most promising prospects, build hyper-targeted segments, and personalize outreach at scale — often resulting in significantly increased conversion rates on inbound and outbound campaigns.
Ignite acquired FirstRain in August 2017. The FirstRain technology platform captures the vast sea of unstructured data available across the global and social web and applies layered algorithms to extract meaning, derive business developments and implicit relationships — delivering an in-depth and timely understanding of events unfolding in companies and markets.