Climb Global Solutions to acquire leading Ireland and U.K. IT distributor

Eatontown-based Climb Global Solutions on Monday announced it acquired DataSolutions Holdings Ltd., a leading specialty distributor of innovative information technology cloud and security solutions in the U.K. and Ireland.

Climb Global is a value-added global IT channel company that provides unique sales and distribution solutions for innovative technology vendors. By acquiring DataSolutions’ robust share of the Irish market and growing position in the U.K., Climb also connects with 14 carefully selected strategic vendor partners, including Check Point, Citrix, Neustar, HPE Aruba, IGEL and Color Tokens.

“The acquisition of DataSolutions builds upon our goal to strengthen our line card with new strategic, cutting-edge technology vendors and bolsters our geographic footprint in Western Europe,” Climb CEO Dale Foster said.

Commenting on the acquisition, DataSolutions Managing Director Michael O’Hara stated: “Since DataSolutions’ inception over 30 years ago, we have worked tirelessly to establish and maintain our best-in-market reputation for distribution and services. Climb’s commitment to a focused line card and track record of rigorous brand evaluation aligns with the standard of quality our customers have come to expect.”