Infogix, a provider of data management tools, has acquired Annapolis-based DATUM, a provider of data governance software and strategic services. The deal allows Infogix to enhance its data governance framework with key elements of DATUM’s Information Value Management framework, as well as prepackaged, outcome-driven use cases to enhance value for customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The acquisition also expands Infogix’s footprint in new markets, including consumer products, chemicals, manufacturing, food and beverage, and pharmaceuticals, where data governance and metadata management are mission-critical capabilities.

“Infogix has deep development expertise, a heritage of customer success in data and a broad international footprint, all of which allow us to scale the best of both organizations to serve the metadata management and data governance market more effectively,” said Will Crump, CEO of DATUM.