DataOnline, provider of IoT (Industrial Internet of Things) solutions, has completed the acquisition of Wikon Kommunikationstechnik GmbH.
Wikon, founded in 1991, is headquartered in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Wikon designs, builds, installs and supports end-to-end IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) solutions across industries and around the world. Wikon’s Managing Directors, Andreas Konzelmann and Joachim Molz, will continue to lead the company towards continued growth and market expansion.
Rob Barnacle, President of DataOnline, commented, “We are excited to have Wikon as part of the DataOnline Group. Our company vision includes growing our presence in Europe and expanding into adjacent markets. Wikon has a large established European customer base and is providing solutions for a variety of markets. This is a perfect fit for us.”
Andreas Konzelmann commented, “Everyone at Wikon is excited about becoming part of the DataOnline Group. The coming together of our two companies will create a significant force in Industrial IoT. Joachim and I would like to thank all of the Wikon team for their hard work and dedication over the years. We’re very much looking forward to the challenge and opportunities ahead.”
Financials details of the acquisition were not disclosed.
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