Deal of The Month: Cognizant buying out Advanced Technology Group


Amongst many deals and acquisitions spreading like a wildfire, Cognizant said it bought Advanced Technology Group for an undisclosed amount to expand its consulting capabilties on the Salesforce platform.

The acquired firm was found in 2000 and is known to have delivery centres in Kansas, Missouri, Ohio and Montana and counts IBM, Subaru and Century Link as clients. The company will become part of Cognizant’s Enterprise Application Services practice.

“Cognizant has broad expertise helping clients around the world design, implement and manage their digital business strategies on the Salesforce platform. ATG’s deep Q2C domain expertise and extensive Salesforce CPQ and Billing implementation offerings strengthen Cognizant’s cloud solutions portfolio as clients increasingly shift to business models that are based on recurring revenue streams, subscriptions, consumption, IoT, and as-a-service offerings,” Rajesh Balaji, Global Delivery Head, Enterprise Application Services, Cognizant, said in a statement.