Friday Bytes: CenturyLink, EdgeConneX, GCX

August 9th, 2019
 

Two bits of international news and one federal contract: [Read more →]

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Thursday Roundup: IEIC, Vonage, Amdocs

August 8th, 2019
 

An organization gets a new member, some AI tech gets bought, and a vendor wins the favor of two mobile operators and one satellite TV provider: [Read more →]

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Zayo To Blaze New Trail Through the Rockies

August 7th, 2019
 

Zayo has begun construction on a new, unique intercity fiber route. The path will stretch from Zayo's home turf in the Denver metro area, up into and through the Rockies, and over to Salt Lake City. [Read more →]

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Wednesday Bytes: UF&D, Great Plains, DC BLOX, CenturyLink

August 7th, 2019
 

Four items of metro and regional infrastructure news from midweek, three customer wins and one M&A closing: [Read more →]

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Macquarie Invests in Voneus

August 6th, 2019
 

Macquarie Group has found some new infrastructure to invest capital in. The investment company's Macquarie Capital group will be putting £10m now and up to £30m over time into the UK fixed wireless provider Voneus. [Read more →]

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Monday Roundup: Accenture, Amdocs, MEF, Huawei

August 5th, 2019
 

Some news from different corners of the industry to start the week: [Read more →]

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Friday Bytes: Ciena, eStruxture, Infinera, Superloop

August 2nd, 2019
 

A few more news items worth noting before heading home for the weekend: [Read more →]

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Thursday Bytes: Verizon, Flexential, Lyntia

August 1st, 2019
 

A few items from around the industry and the world to keep up with: [Read more →]

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Digital Realty Enters Korea, Expands in Frankfurt

July 31st, 2019
 

Along with its earnings announcement yesterday, Digital Realty revealed a couple of very interesting international expansion projects. [Read more →]

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Wednesday Roundup: DataGryd, GTT, Masergy, FirstLight

July 31st, 2019
 

An expansion, two product enhancements, and a contract win to note at mid-week: [Read more →]

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Tuesday Bytes: AT&T, CoreSite, Tata, Seacom

July 30th, 2019
 

A few interesting items worth keeping track of: [Read more →]

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So the DoJ Signed Off on the T-Mobile/Sprint Deal, Now What?

July 29th, 2019
 

As expected, on Friday regulators at the Department of Justice agreed to let the juggernaut T-Mobile/Sprint deal go through after the companies agreed to sell off pieces to Dish. Dish will apparently become the #4 player in the market, leveraging the spectrum it has been sitting on plus the Boost Mobile business and some supporting agreements. Now what? [Read more →]

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Friday Bytes: UPN, DF&I, Colony Capital, Digital Bridge

July 26th, 2019
 

Some expansion, some funding for expansion, and some consolidation with the funding folks: [Read more →]

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Four Shopping Tips for Mid-Market Enterprises Assessing UCaaS Options

July 26th, 2019
 

This Industry Viewpoint was contributed by Fernando Rojas of Claro Enterprise Solutions

UCaaS technology has helped many businesses enhance collaboration and agility and reduce costs. The plug-and-play functionality of basic UCaaS benefits small organizations with minimal existing infrastructure. For large, global enterprises, customized UCaaS solutions support rationalization and digital transformation initiatives. [Read more →]

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Charter Also Made a Move for T-Mobile Divestment

July 25th, 2019
 

Apparently Dish was not the only option on the table recently when it came for T-Mobile and Sprint to find a buyer for Boost Mobile and other assets they would divest to gain approval for their deal. Reuters has reported that Charter Communications also submitted a proposal to the DoJ as well. [Read more →]

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Dish Does a Deal with T-Mobile and Sprint to Become #4, Maybe

July 24th, 2019
 

According to reports out this morning, there is a new deal on the table to let T-Mobile and Sprint Merge while keeping a fourth mobile operator in the market. Dish Network has agreed to a $5B deal under which it would buy wireless assets from the two companies. [Read more →]

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Wednesday Roundup: EdgeConneX, Verizon, Uniti

July 24th, 2019
 

A few bits and pieces from midweek: [Read more →]

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Agile Partners with Lincoln Rackhouse for a Piece of Bytegrid

July 23rd, 2019
 

In a bit of follow-on data center M&A news, Agile Data Sites today announced a partnership with Lincoln Rackhouse. Lincoln Rackhouse just acquired ByteGrid back in May, adding data centers in the Seattle, Chicago, and DC metro areas to its portfolio. Agile is taking on some of that space and the customers within it. [Read more →]

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CenturyLink Puts Its Extra Conduit to Work At Last

July 23rd, 2019
 

CenturyLink formally announced today something I've been hearing about through other channels for a few months. They are, at long last, pulling lots of new fiber through all those extra conduits, effectively putting a new intercity fiber network in place for a tiny fraction of what it would cost to dig. [Read more →]

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OneCom Raises a War Chest

July 23rd, 2019
 

Over in the UK, an alternative provider is preparing for a possible M&A spree after raising a war chest of cash from private equity. Hampshire-based Onecom has taken in £100m in cash from LDC and credit funds managed by Ares. [Read more →]

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Monday Roundup: AT&T, Elite, CityFibre, T-Mobile

July 22nd, 2019
 

Cooler weather is said to be on the way for us here, hope that's true elsewhere.  Here's a quick summary of a few things from over the weekend: [Read more →]

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Friday Bytes: Ascenty, DataBank, Hurricane Electric

July 19th, 2019
 

Three more small items worth noting before you head home for the weekend: [Read more →]

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Network Evolution: From Chaos to Competitive Advantage

July 19th, 2019
 

This Industry Viewpoint was contributed by Brian Kracik of Oracle Communications

Forward thinking businesses today are taking advantage of emerging technologies that are disrupting old paradigms and unleashing new opportunities. Smart enterprises recognize that as they create more digital experiences and take applications to the cloud, the network has increased exponentially in importance. And for good reason. [Read more →]

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