TA Associates-backed PDQ.com buys SimpleMDM

PDQ.com, which is backed by TA Associates, has acquired SimpleMDM, an Apple device management platform.

PDQ.com, which is backed by TA Associates, has acquired SimpleMDM, an Apple device management platform. No financial terms were disclosed.


SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PDQ.com, a leading provider of IT asset management software, announced today that it has acquired SimpleMDM, an Apple device management platform. The deal marks the expansion of PDQ’s Windows-based software management products into Mac and iOS software management and reinforces PDQ’s position as one of the industry’s most versatile and valuable solutions for systems administration.

“PDQ is aggressively looking for ways to help IT professionals focus their time and energy where it’s needed most,” said Dan Cook, CEO at PDQ.com. “The powerful combination of PDQ and SimpleMDM will reinforce our strategy of helping sysadmins effectively keep all types of devices healthy and up-to-date. We’re thrilled to work with SimpleMDM to accelerate growth, and to welcome their customers, employees and products to PDQ.”

PDQ.com provides more than 19,000 organizations with Windows software deployment and inventory reporting through their top-rated software management platforms, PDQ Deploy and PDQ Inventory. Utilized by businesses of all sizes, from startups to multinational corporations, SimpleMDM allows system administrators to manage Apple devices and applications with a single intuitive, powerful cloud interface. With the addition of SimpleMDM, PDQ.com expands its ability to support both Windows and Apple-based devices while adding more than 3,000 customers to its community.

“We wanted to partner with a company that values building strong products and fostering a tight knit community of IT professionals, and we found that partner in PDQ.com,” said Taylor Boyko, CEO of SimpleMDM. “We’re extremely excited to join PDQ and utilize our shared values and vision to drive growth.”

About PDQ.com
PDQ is an industry leader in software and IT asset management. PDQ helps IT professionals across small and large companies to manage and organize hardware, software, and configuration data for Windows and Apple-based devices. PDQ’s tools seamlessly automate patch management and other software deployments. Founded in 2001, PDQ is headquartered in South Salt Lake, Utah. For more information, please visit www.pdq.com.

About SimpleMDM
SimpleMDM is a leading mobile device manager that provides an easy-to-use, robust solution to managing Apple devices. With over 3,000 customers, SimpleMDM offers customers of all sizes – from small business to global organizations – uncomplicated solutions to help their businesses run more efficiently. SimpleMDM’s cloud-based solution provides simple onboarding and effective tools to manage macOS, tvOS, and iOS devices. SimpleMDM is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. For more information, please visit simplemdm.com.