BDK, Inc. and KOgent Systems Announce Strategic Partnership to Strengthen IT & Software Solutions for Customers

April 19th, 2023
Tiffany McCabe
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This announcement was originally reported via Cision PR Web. 


BDK, Inc. (BDK), a leading provider of IT services and solutions on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, and KOgent Systems, LLC (KOgent), a technology consulting firm focused on helping customers transform their business processes, announced today their strategic partnership focused on offering new comprehensive business solutions to customers.

Together, BDK and KOgent will serve as a technology powerhouse for businesses looking to strengthen their relationships to business technology, through a combined thirty-seven years of real-world know how. The partnership will have comprehensive offerings across the entire spectrum of IT and business software, including IT infrastructure, cloud hosting, custom software development, integration, and eCommerce, to name a few. Customers will receive support for their legacy systems, while offering a road map to newer technologies, as well as the ability to distinguish themselves in the market and gain a competitive advantage. The partnership between BDK and KOgent leverages years of successful consulting experience across all major industries from manufacturing, warehouse management, distribution and logistics, to telecommunications and beyond.

BDK, Inc., founded in 1999 by Bruce and Edwina Kimball, started as a regional IT company serving local business. Today, BDK provides a wide range of IT services and solutions, including managed services, cloud services, electronic data interchange (EDI) and enterprise resource planning (ERP), and software solutions, to customers in a variety of industries all over the Mid-Atlantic and beyond. BDK also utilizes data centers across the U.S., investing in current infrastructure to provide clients with private hosting applications.

"BDK prides itself on our ability to take the pain out of technology, and working with an organization like KOgent to expand our IT consulting solutions helps us better serve our customers," said Bruce Kimball, President and CEO at BDK. “Both BDK and KOgent provide a dynamic approach to IT services and solutions—focused on meeting customers’ needs through using technology to solve their business challenges—and believe now is the right time to work closely together to strengthen this approach.”

KOgent Systems, LLC, founded in 2010, is a boutique consulting firm focused on helping customers design and develop innovative solutions to achieve their business goals and maintain competitive advantage. KOgent helps their clients find opportunities to help bridge, integrate, re-imagine, and transform their relationship to their business processes and technology systems. KOgent’s team has a long tradition of breaking new ground, while also managing long-term success.

"By having KOgent and BDK partner together, customers get to experience the best of IT services and software solutions" said John Kelly, Founding Partner and CEO at KOgent Systems. “We're excited to work with BDK because we feel our company missions are aligned perfectly—with our customers best interest as our primary motivation in everything we do. We couldn’t ask for a more trusted partner to continue and build this legacy.”

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