04 July 2016

CyberHound Becomes Part of The BigAir Group

On 1 July, 2016 CyberHound was acquired by BigAir - one of Australia’s leading Internet and cloud service providers

This deal brings together two innovative and professional Australian companies who share similar values and business philosophy, particularly around accomplishing excellent results for customers. The move will significantly enhance our capabilities and allow us to provide a wider array of products and services with greater reach.

John Fison, CEO of CyberHound, commented, “Our customers will benefit from the additional scale provided by the BigAir Group and our ability to offer additional services.

We can also leverage BigAir’s 24x7 managed services desk. Their national presence, coupled with their Network Operations Centre will certainly enhance our professional managed services capabilities. We are pleased to be able to offer BigAir’s customers our innovative cybersecurity and cybersafety solutions and I am excited our team can join such a successful and professionally run organisation.”

Commenting on the move, BigAir CEO Jason Ashton, said: “This synergistic and accretive acquisition provides us with new technology and an established customer base that will unlock new opportunities for BigAir and strengthen our cybersecurity and cybersafety capabilities. This acquisition not only gives us a significant edge in our existing business and education markets - it significantly expands BigAir’s addressable market.”

BigAir is a successful, Australian-owned, provider of Internet and cloud services. The organisation has over 250 staff and offices across Australia and is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (BGL). To learn more, visit their website.

CyberHound would like to provide reassurance that customers can depend on the same high quality service they have come to expect. This is a really positive move for CyberHound and further improves its opportunities and growth prospects for the future.

If you have any questions about the announcement and what it will mean for you, please contact Tony Dempsey, Director of Communications or John Fison, CEO on 1300 737 060.