Cognizant has acquired ServiceNow partner Linium from Ness Digital Engineering, a portfolio company of The Rohatyn Group (TRG). Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.
Ness Digital Engineering had acquired Linium in 2018. Headquartered in Albany, New York, Linium also has operations in Canada, India, and the UK.
Linium, a cloud transformation consultancy group specializing in the ServiceNow platform and solutions for smart digital enterprise workflows, helps Fortune 100 clients and others leverage cloud technology to improve operational efficiency and user experience.
Completing this transaction will further accelerate Cognizant’s cloud strategy, marking the company’s seventh cloud-related acquisition since January 2020, and continued investment in expanding capabilities in the strategic focus areas of cloud, data and artificial intelligence, digital engineering, and Internet of Things.
Including Linium, Cognizant has announced approximately $1.4 billion in acquisitions over the past 12 months in these areas.
Cognizant’s acquisition of Linium is expected to close in the first quarter of 2021. Cognizant also announced its acquisition of Sydney-based Servian, a data and analytics consulting firm.