Richardson, Texas (December 17, 2019) — Sology Solutions today announced a strategic alliance agreement with Clifton, Weiss & Associates (CWA) of Gwynedd Valley, Pa. The agreement leverages the capabilities of each company to address both design and integration of communication-based applications.

“The synergy of our combined experience with transportation, utilities, and smart cities markets will provide a new level of service to our customers,” said Ed Christmas, Sology’s founder and managing principal.

Sology is a provider of integrated technology solutions, digitizing spaces to make them intelligent and connected. Focusing on smart communities and transportation, the firm has experience with various internet of things (IoT) applications including smart streetlight control, digital kiosks, gunshot detection, and video analytics. Sology is a Cisco Premier Value Added Reseller.

“We are excited about this alliance agreement,” said Nate Niles, CWA’s president and CEO. “Having the ability to expand our breadth of capabilities helps us address client applications better than ever before.”

CWA is a communication system design firm providing consulting services to rail, bus, airport, and electric/water/gas utilities. Past projects have included wide area fiberoptic networks, positive train control communications, SCADA implementation, advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) systems, optical/ethernet network and VoIP designs, cybersecurity assessment and implementation, wide area Wi-Fi system designs, and distributed antenna systems (DAS) for public safety and cellular applications.

Both companies are certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs).

Christmas has more than 25 years of experience in the technology field. In 2008, Christmas had the vision to establish an IT system integration firm to capture the growth of IoT technologies. Christmas holds a B.S. in Marketing from the State University of New York-New Paltz and an M.B.A in Finance from Adelphi University.