Imprivata Buys GroundControl


Imprivata, a Lexington, MA-based digital identity company for healthcare, acquired GroundControl Solutions, Inc., a New York City based provider of cloud automation software for provisioning shared mobile devices.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

The acquisition will enable Imprivata to strengthen Identity and Access Management Platform for the enterprise. The combination of Imprivata and GroundControl innovations will advance the proliferation of Digital Identity Authorization and Access Management solutions and services for mobile devices in healthcare. It will accelerate the development of new capabilities on fleets of enterprise mobile devices for large and small enterprises.

Founded in 2014 and led by Aaron Freimark, CEO, GroundControl provides solutions for regulated industries to enhance their current mobile device management (MDM) to maintain the highest standards for provisioning, asset management, privacy, and security. Its solutions have been used to support more than 1,000,000 devices at global corporations, including hospitals, retail outlets, and airports, across 82 countries worldwide.

Led by Gus Malezis, President and CEO, Imprivata provides healthcare, provides identity, authentication, and access management solutions that are purpose-built to solve healthcare’s workflow, security, and compliance challenges.



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