Acquisition

ServerFarm Expands European Presence with Amsterdam Data Center Acquisition

By |2019-11-13T17:54:09-05:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, Data Center, data center news, General, Global Telecommunications, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ServerFarm has branched out into the Amsterdam market! With a strategic acquisition of its SF AMS1 facility, the innovative data center services provider has grown its European portfolio. SF AMS1, home to a number of global enterprises, is highly connected with over 100,000 square feet of available shell space ideal for cloud, low latency, and edge [...]

ServerFarm Acquires 5NINES Global Holdings

By |2019-10-10T19:02:02-05:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, General, Global Telecommunications, telecom news blog|Tags: , , , , |

Innovative data center services provider, ServerFarm, has acquired 5NINES Global Holdings, a colocation and managed service provider with facilities across North America, the United Kingdom and Europe. UK-based 5NINES has grown rapidly since its inception in 2016 by shrewdly acquiring enterprise data centers and selling them back to the original owner in the form of agile [...]

FirstLight Fiber Acquires Todd Cable Construction

By |2019-07-10T16:40:43-05:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, construction, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight, FirstLight Fiber, General|Tags: , , , , |

 FirstLight has announced that it has acquired Todd Cable Construction, enhancing the Company’s ability to expand its fiber network and facilitate continued growth by adding a proven team with robust construction capabilities and services.  The transaction will create a business unit focused on turnkey construction services supporting the company's continued growth. “Top notch construction services can [...]

DataBank Further Establishes Itself as Market Leader in Pittsburgh Area

By |2019-06-05T17:07:41-05:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, cloud, colocation, Data Center, data center expansion, General|Tags: , , , , |

Offers enterprises and tech startups high compute capabilities and optimal infrastructure solutions Pittsburgh is renowned for its concentration of advanced high-tech organizations including Carnegie Mellon University’s world-class robotics program, the University of Pittsburgh with its multi-disciplinary research centers and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center. As owner and operator of two data centers in the greater Pittsburgh area, [...]

It’s Official – American Tower Acquires Colo Atl

By |2019-04-08T14:12:55-05:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Acquisition, business partnership, carrier, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, data center news, interconnection, meet me room, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Interconnection Facility Operator Colo Atl Announces Acquisition by American Tower Corporation Colo Atl, formerly a JT Communications Company, is officially now an American Tower Company! A leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection solutions, Colo Atl was recently acquired by American Tower Corporation, one of the largest global REITs and a leading independent owner, [...]

Acquisition News: Strome Networks is Now ResurgenceIG

By |2018-11-01T14:07:32-05:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business collaboration, dark fiber, fiber network, fiber network, network growth, network route, tech, Technology, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Acquisition Positions the Company to Offer the Highest Levels of Bandwidth, and Network Solutions Beyond its Fiber Network Resurgence Infrastructure Holdings, LLC made it official with the announcement today; it has acquired Strome Networks, LLC. The company is now the new owner and operator of a contiguous dark fiber network in Florida with reach into Atlanta, [...]

Antin Infrastructure Partners Officially Acquires FirstLight

By |2018-07-24T21:16:42-05:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, fiber network, FirstLight, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Antin Infrastructure Partners ("Antin") has successfully completed the acquisition of FirstLight. Antin acquired the company from private equity firm Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill”), Novacap and Riverside Partners (“Riverside”). Financial terms of the completed transaction were not disclosed. Kevin Genieser, Senior Partner at Antin leading this transaction commented, “We are delighted to be backing FirstLight [...]

More Growth for Hylan with New Acquisitions

By |2018-07-02T15:36:38-05:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, dark fiber, DAS, fiber, fiber engineering, small cell, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Company Acquires Western Utility and Tetra Tech Utility Construction, Further Positioning Hylan as Leader in Communications Engineering and Construction Big news today for Hylan, a market-leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services. The company today announced that it has acquired the utility field services units of Tetra Tech, Inc.: Western Utility and Tetra Tech [...]

eStruxture Establishes First Western Canadian Foothold

By |2018-04-26T17:23:30-05:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, Broadband, CAD, Canada, carrier hotel, cloud, cloud computing, Data Center, data center build, Data Center Connectivity, economy, JSA Blog Submission, JSA Clients, Telecom, telecom industry blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Acquisition of Backbone Datavault cements eStruxture’s position as a pan-Canadian colocation provider Since formally entering the Canadian data center market in 2017, eStruxture CEO Todd Coleman has worked tirelessly to establish the company as a pan-Canadian provider of hyperscale network and cloud-neutral data center solutions. At last, that vision has become reality. Just last week, eStruxture [...]

Antin to Acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners

By |2018-02-21T12:03:23-05:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business investment, business partnership, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Acquisition will further accelerate FirstLight’s growth and enhance capabilities for customers More big acquisition news for FirstLight! The company announced today that Antin Infrastructure Partners (“Antin”) has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners IV (“Oak Hill”). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We have [...]

eStruxture Adds New Data Center Facility in Montreal, Quebec

By |2018-02-21T17:45:49-05:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, carrier hotel, carrier-neutral, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Storage, colocation, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data center expansion, disaster recovery, e-commerce, enterprise, Enterprise-Class Cloud, Jaymie Scotto Cutaia, jsa blog, JSA Blog Submission, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom pr, Telecommunications, tier 3 data center|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New acquisition supports Canadian company’s rapid growth strategy Just one year ago, eStruxture formally joined the Canadian data center market with funding from Canderel and La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ). Now, the company has just acquired a direct competitor – Kolotek – from Quebec utility provider Gaz Metro Plus. The move will allow existing customers [...]

FLTG is Now FirstLight

By |2018-01-15T10:22:58-05:00January 15th, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, cloud, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, network growth, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|

Rebrand is Part of FirstLight’s Rapid Integration of Recent Acquisitions FirstLight marks it official today - it is now complete with the successful integration of Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”), and FLTG is now officially FirstLight. The brand change follows the successful acquisition of FLTG by FirstLight in September  and marks yet another exciting milestone for [...]

Q Advisors Represents SwiftReach Networks in its Acquisition of Dial800

By |2017-11-28T10:53:00-05:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, Financial, Financial Exchange, Investment Banking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

SwiftReach Networks recently announced the acquisition of Los Angeles-based telecommunications company Dial800, a market leader in real-time call performance, routing and tracking solutions. This deal is the company's third acquisition in the last two years. Q Advisors, a leading TMT boutique investment banking firm, acted as financial advisor to SwiftReach for this transaction. Dial800 offers a suite [...]

FirstLight Completes its Fourth Acquisition of 2017

By |2017-10-18T10:55:35-05:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, announces the completion of its acquisition of 186 Communications. Being its fourth transaction this year alone, FirstLight further proves itself as one of the largest providers of fiber-based, high-capacity services throughout the Northeast. FirstLight previously completed the acquisitions of Oxford Networks, Sovernet Communications and [...]

Q Advisors Represents Calligo in its Acquisition of 3 Peaks

By |2017-10-18T10:59:44-05:00October 18th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business investment, business strategy, cloud computing, Consulting, Investment Banking, Media and Technology (TMT), Technology, Telecom, telecom news, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Calligo, a global cloud solution provider has purchased Canadian cloud services provider, 3 Peaks Inc. Q Advisors, a leading TMT investment banking boutique, acted as financial advisors to Calligo for this transaction. More about the transaction... The acquisition of the Burlington, ON and Vancouver, BC based business and its Pacific Online business, which has clients right across [...]

Cleareon Fiber Networks Acquires NYC-based Data Center Operations

By |2017-10-16T09:20:11-05:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: 5G, Acquisition, big data, Big Data analytics, Broadband, broadband connections, business acquisition, business expansion, Cell tower backhaul, Cleareon Fiber Networks, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, colocation, Content Delivery, dark fiber, DAS, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, data network services, Ethernet, Ethernet Metro Exchange, fiber, small cell, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, wireline|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Newly acquired data center assets bring Cleareon’s product suite to the “intelligent edge” of network capability and service options Cleareon has acquired significant data center assets in and around the New York City (NYC) metropolitan area. These data center assets position Cleareon to take advantage of densification opportunities in the NYC tri-state area to provide hoteling space [...]