Arlington Capital Partners Acquires Integrated Data Services

Technology & Services

Arlington Capital Partners acquisition of Integrated Data Services


Arlington Capital Partners (“Arlington”) has acquired Integrated Data Services (“IDS”).

Baird served as exclusive financial advisor to Arlington Capital Partners on this transaction.


IDS is a leading provider of software and technology-enabled support and development for federal government customers. The Company’s flagship software offering, Comprehensive Cost and Requirement (CCaR), is primarily utilized to automate historically manually-intensive processes centered around program portfolio management. IDS employs over 275 employees and serves nearly 30 customer locations across the Air Force, Army, Space Force and other defense and civilian departments. IDS is headquartered in El Segundo, California.

Arlington’s acquisition of IDS illustrates the following M&A themes: (1) growing adoption of software and technology-based solutions in government (2) increasing automation in government processes; and (3) private equity establishing new platforms through acquisitions of uniquely positioned, market leading assets.

Arlington Capital Partners is a Washington, DC-based private equity firm that has managed approximately $7 billion in capital commitments. Arlington is focused on middle market investment opportunities in growth industries including aerospace & defense, government services and technology, healthcare, and business services and software. The firm’s professionals and network have a unique combination of operating and private equity experience that enable Arlington to be a value-added investor. Arlington invests in companies in partnership with high quality management teams that are motivated to establish and/or advance their company’s position as leading competitors in their field. Arlington Capital Partners is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.
Technology & Services

Arlington Capital Partners acquisition of Integrated Data Services

August 2023
Arlington Capital Partners
M&A - Buyside
Technology & Services
Defense & Government
Target Geography
North America
Acquiror Geography
North America