Houston, TX – April 1, 2019Meriplex, a managed solutions provider specializing in Intelligent Networks, Unified Communications, Cloud Enablement and Managed Services, announced today that it has acquired Houston-based I.T. Works, a premier managed service and security provider. The merged business will operate under the Meriplex brand.

I.T. Works, founded in 1996, provides advanced security solutions, managed services, and cloud offerings that boost business continuity and keeps organizations up-to-date with cybersecurity and evolving IT threats.

“I.T. Works offers an exciting opportunity for Meriplex to strengthen and expand its security and managed services portfolio” says David Henley, CEO of Meriplex. Henley added “Meriplex is looking to take advantage of the many opportunities to integrate advanced security features and functionalities with its global SD-WAN solutions.”

John Powell, CEO of I.T. Works, also commented “Meriplex’s acquisition of I.T. Works provides a unique opportunity for an enterprise solutions provider to complement its offerings with a mature security portfolio. Additionally, I.T. Works customers will now benefit from a more comprehensive solution and the resources of a much larger organization.” Powell joins Meriplex as Senior Vice President of Managed Services.

About Meriplex Communications
Meriplex is a managed solution provider specializing in delivering intelligent networks, unified communications, cloud enablement and managed services for the mid-enterprise market. Meriplex develops lasting customer relationships by demonstrating positive attitudes in providing creative, reliable, and personalized solutions. For more information, visit and follow the company on LinkedIn.   

About I.T Works
I.T. Works is a premier managed service provider (MSP) with locations in Houston & Texarkana. I.T. Works provides managed services, cloud solutions, security offerings, and unique collaboration tools with a team of certified experts that bring your entire company together with a unified technology platform.