Abilitec has been acquired by AIM quoted Innovise plc to form Innovise ESM which now offers an extended portfolio of ITSM solutions.

Abilitec, Europe's leading supplier of IBM Tivoli Netcool services, consultancy, licence sales, support and training is now part of Innovise Enterprise Service Management (ESM).

The acquisition of Abilitec has been part of a series of strategic acquisitions made by Innovise, which also included the purchase of two other companies: Infrasolve and Harbrook. Abilitec, Infrasolve and Harbrook now form Innovise ESM and now provide an extensive portfolio of ITSM solutions to blue chip organisations.

The breadth of the joint capability includes: ITSM strategy definition, programme management; organisation and process change; solution design; toolset configuration and integration, ongoing solution support and training. Innovise ESM's portfolio of partners includes CA Technologies, Cisco, IBM, HP, Novell, Service-Now.com, Abilisoft and Tavve.

The existing leadership teams of Abilitec, Infrasolve and Harbrook continue to manage the business and work closely in their combined operations.