Computer data-protection provider Unitrends, Columbia, S.C., says it's acquired Philadelphia-based data disaster recovery system developer PHD Virtual (which makes the ReliableDR platform), for a price it won't name. Statement here.
The deal will join PHD Virtual's 70 workers, under boss James Legg, to Unitrends and its boss, Mike Coney, serving a total of 10,000 customers in multiple countries. Both companies are controlled by investor Jeff Horing's Insight Venture Partners, New York. Together they'll grow faster, Insight managing director Mike Triplett said in a statement.