STA Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Tidal Workload Automation solution from Cisco, expanding STA Group’s best-in-class portfolio of digital automation solutions for the modern enterprise.

A Legacy of Excellence

The Tidal software platform offers next-generation performance in workload automation for enterprise IT – automating and orchestrating the complex web of interactions between applications, data, and other systems to optimize business outcomes and business value delivered to the enterprise.

“Conventional workload automation can no longer keep pace with rapid changes in data structures, applications orchestration, cloud, and the tsunami of real-time information from IoT,” said David Dillon, Senior Managing Partner, STA Group.  “A next wave is required that can handle the increasingly complexity of IT automation in a world that never stands still. We are proud to spearhead this evolutionary arc by leveraging the best of the past – Tidal’s decades of excellence in workload automation – with the best of the future, an innovation curve driving a new level of business value for the enterprise.”

Product History

Previously known as both Tidal Enterprise Scheduler and Cisco Workload Automation, Tidal Workload Automation has a rich 38-year legacy of helping the world’s largest companies automate their workloads. The software boasts a Who’s Who of customers in the Fortune 1000.  Many of the technologists and executives responsible for Tidal’s legendary performance are taking a leadership role at STA Group to continue the Tidal innovation wave.  “We’re excited about the seamless transition of ownership over to STA Group – the upside for the Tidal customer community is enormous,” explained Mr. Dillon. “The Tidal product team has an aggressive roadmap leveraging STA Group’s agility and entrepreneurial spirit. The next wave is here.”