Applied Insight Boosts Cloud, Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Analytics Capabilities with Acquisition of ATG and Stratus Solutions

, a market leader in solving complex technology challenges
for federal government customers, backed by The
Acacia Group
, has announced today its acquisition of Applied
Technology Group
and Stratus
. These acquisitions strengthen Applied Insight’s advanced
cloud, analytics and artificial intelligence capabilities to benefit
customers across the intelligence, defense and federal civilian

The addition of ATG and Stratus marks the latest development in AI’s
strategy of building an agile mid-market business supporting the federal
government. The strategy sees the company combining its mission intimacy
with leading-edge capabilities in analytics, cybersecurity, cloud
computing and mission IT to navigate customers to technologies that
enable better collaboration and decision-making.

“At AI, we’re adept at aligning the right people and technologies with
our customers’ missions,” said John Hynes, AI CEO. “We know that the
challenges of working with confidence in the cloud and effectively
marshaling big data for actionable intelligence are widespread across
government. Our new colleagues at ATG and Stratus are highly
accomplished problem-solvers and innovators in these fields. We’re
particularly encouraged by the potential of what they can do together as
part of AI. For example, we’ll be exploring how our cloud governance,
machine learning and cyber capabilities can help customers better manage
the need for both control and flexibility for their cloud
infrastructures at scale. It’s an exciting prospect.”

“ATG and Stratus are important advances in our strategy for AppIied
Insight,” said Gavin Long, managing partner in The Acacia Group. “In
becoming part of AI, with its broad customer base across the federal
government, both ATG and Stratus have a clear route to new federal
customers. We’re backing them with R&D investment to further develop
their capabilities as customer requirements flex and change.
Additionally, they can leverage AI’s support and BD infrastructure to
pursue prime full-and-open opportunities. We see great potential in
bringing them in to AI to work at the nexus of cloud computing,
analytics, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity.”

ATG and Stratus bring complementary technologies, talent and expertise
to AI’s range of capabilities.

  • ATG, founded in 2009 and based in Eldersburg, Maryland, is a
    company with a growing team of around 80 highly skilled software
    engineers and data specialists with deep roots in the U.S. national
    security community. Their work involves solving some of the most
    challenging and complex data analytics problems facing that community
    today, with the mission of establishing data relevance and insight to
    help their customers act decisively and at pace. ATG’s analytics
    expertise extends across machine learning/deep learning, complex
    algorithm R&D, high-speed data collection and repository building,
    cloud computing, and DevOps. The company maintains an extensive
    knowledge of the latest data technologies to help customers navigate
    to the right tools for their mission.
  • Stratus Solutions, founded in 2008 and based in Fulton,
    Maryland, specializes in cloud-at-scale solutions that give customers
    greater command and control, insight, and security for their public
    and private cloud deployments. Their team of around 100 people work in
    many complex and sensitive mission environments, with particular
    expertise in cloud infrastructure, research and development of
    analytics, agile DevOps, and intelligent automation. Stratus is an AWS
    Advanced Consulting Partner and is experienced with AWS, MS Azure,
    VMWare, OpenStack and a range of other platforms.

The acquisition of Stratus Solutions was completed in December, and
Applied Technology Group was acquired earlier in 2018.

Teneo’s Capital Advisory division acted as exclusive financial adviser
to both Stratus Solutions and ATG on the acquisition transactions.

About Applied Insight

Applied Insight leaves no stone unturned in solving complex technology
challenges for Federal Government customers. We practice Accountable
Innovation, designing solutions that account for the customer’s mission
and the user’s reality right from the start. With proven capability in
advanced analytics, cloud computing, cybersecurity, mission applications
and infrastructure convergence, our approach to technology empowers
people to collaborate more effectively in delivering services vital to
the nation. To learn more about AI, visit or
follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Applied Technology Group

Applied Technology Group works at the heart of the national security
mission. We deliver actionable intelligence to government customers in
real time, enabling them to work at pace in securing the nation. Our
expertise extends across machine learning, advanced analytics, deep
learning, data management, DevOps, cloud computing and application
development. We take pride in doing privileged work, solving the most
complex big data challenges facing the national security community
today. To learn more about ATG, visit

About Stratus Solutions

Stratus Solutions is a leading provider of security, infrastructure, and
development operations solutions and services to government and
commercial customers. We firmly believe in putting people first, and
start every engagement by seeking to understand our clients and the
challenges they face. This translates into our ongoing mission of
delivering innovative IT solutions that are designed to efficiently
advance customers’ capabilities while accelerating their ability to
execute their business goals. To learn more about Stratus, visit


Kristina Messner
for Applied Insight
[email protected]

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