Industry News & Articles

A combination of political transition, economic forces, and good timing may spark a flurry of mergers and acquisitions in the telecommunications and media industries this year.

Deregulation and market...

January 10, 2017

Investors and Tech Companies Doubled Down in 2016 on Data Center and Cloud

Companies placed major bets on cloud, security and the data center in 2016, with six of the year's 10 most important acquisiti...

October 31, 2016

Telecommunications company CenturyLink is upgrading its network with the acquisition of Internet backbone provider Level 3 Communications in a deal valued at $34 billion.

In the cash and stock transact...

Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers are heading back to work tomorrow after a six-and-half-week strike.

Last week Verizon reached a tentative agreement with the Communications Workers of America and Internat...

Charter Communications has officially closed its $67.1 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks, the company announced Wednesday.

After nabbing T...

April 9, 2016

Frontier says it's making progress in solving issues in its new wireline properties, but that's little solace to some users who have been without service since the transition began on Friday.

The acqui...

Verizon's heavy hand landed on the US communications M&A landscape today.  The wild rumors turned out to be mostly true, although with a twist.  The incumbent and wireless giant has signed an agreemen...

January 8, 2016

When the leader in online deals started to hit the big time, the company realized cloud computing was no longer its best option and began to move into its own data center space.

Cloud computing is not...

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