telecom merger and acquisition

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 [...]

Big Telecom M&A News: CenturyLink to Acquire Level 3 in $34B Deal

By |2016-10-31T15:47:50-05:00October 31st, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, Broadband, business acquisition, carrier, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, global expansion, Global Telecommunications, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Well, here we have it. The next big telecom M&A was announced today: CenturyLink confirmed it will acquire Level 3 Communications for a reported $25 billion plus the Level 3 debt assumed, totaling a $34 billion deal. This acquisition creates what will be the second largest domestic provider in the US, rivaling AT&T and Verizon in [...]