Applied Insight Acquires Bridges

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Applied Insight, a Washington, DC-based market leader in solving complex technology challenges for federal government customers, acquired Bridges Inc., a Maryland-based specialists in cyber security, network engineering and big data analytics for the intelligence community.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

Bridges brings complementary capabilities to Applied Insight in network security, cross-domain solutions and analytics development using artificial intelligence. In addition, the acquisition enables the company to deliver end-to-end cloud infrastructure and data analytics in a way that is unique to the industry. It will also expand Applied Insight’s portfolio of intellectual property, strengthening its position with strategically important intelligence customers.

Led by Dede Dascalu, CEO, and Adam Gruber, CTO, Applied Insight delivers solutions for complex federal missions. The company works closely with agencies and industry to overcome technical and cultural hurdles to innovation, empowering them with the latest cloud, data and cyber capabilities. Applied Insight is backed by The Acacia Group.

Founded in 2000 and led by CEO Chuck Faughnan, Bridges has a team of more than 100 professionals skilled in cross-domain network solutions, network security, custom application development and data analytics.