Palo Alto, Calif.-based HP recently signed a definitive agreement to acquire EYP Mission Critical Facilities Inc. (EYP MCF), a consulting company specializing in strategic technology planning, design, and operations support for large-scale data centers. By acquiring EYP MCF, HP will be better able to help customers to transform their data centers, optimize energy efficiency, and position them for future business growth. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Headquartered in New York, EYP MCF has approximately 350 employees with 13 offices in the United States and the United Kingdom. The firm provides mission-critical services to enterprises around the world in business sectors including financial services, telecommunications, technology, broadcast, manufacturing, and healthcare, as well as numerous federal, state, and county government agencies.