Telecom Clouds

Canadian Telco Distributel Acquires Primus From Fusion Connect

Communications provider Distributel has acquired Primus, positioning the new entity as one of the largest telecom providers in Canada.

BCM One Acquires Data and Voice Provider LincLogix

BCM One, a private equity-backed managed technology solutions provider, has acquired LincLogix, a regional data and voice solutions provider.

Cable One Buys Large Minority Stake In Mega Broadband Investments

Broadband provider Cable One purchased a minority stake in MBI Holdings with the right to acquire the rest of MBI in 2023.

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Great Plains Communications Acquires ETC

Great Plains Communications, backed by private equity firm Grain Management, acquires ETC to expand networks and explore new markets in the midwestern U.S.

RingCentral UCaaS Service Provider Partnerships: Razavi Named SVP

Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) provider RingCentral names Homayoun Razavi SVP of Global Service Providers BU to oversee mobile operator, ISP & MSP partnerships.

Zoom Phone: Emerging Global Cloud Service?

Zoom Phone service expansion could entice customers to migrate away from legacy phone systems and consolidate on Zoom’s UC platform.

Intel, VMware Partner on 5G Network Innovations

With an eye toward 5G network rollouts, Intel ($INTC) & VMware ($VMW) collaborate on an integrated software platform for vRAN.

PE Firm Oak Hill Capital Acquires Telco, Fiber Optic Service Provider Otelco

Private equity firm Oak Hill Capital acquires telecom and fiber optic network service provider Otelco.

VoIP Acquisition: ClearlyIP Buys Telrad’s Telecom Assets

ClearlyIP acquires Telrad Technology Group’s telecom assets to expand the company’s telecommunications, cloud and VoIP services to Canadian customers.

What Working From Home Tells us About Cloud Services

Amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, certain cloud-savvy businesses transitioned to remote work with relative ease. Accenture’s Michael Biltz explains how.