Telecom Clouds

News for telecommunications service providers, communication service providers (CSPs), and hosted VoIP companies.

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.

Investment Firms Acquire US Fiber Operator Conterra Networks

Conterra Ultra Broadband Holdings – also known as Conterra Networks – has been acquired by investment groups APG Group and Fiera Infrastructure

Masergy Taps CenturyLink’s Jim Glackin for Channel Chief

Software-defined networking company Masergy hires CenturyLink veteran executive Jim Glackin to serve as its first Channel Chief.

CloudScale365 Acquires Moore Communications Systems

CloudScale365 acquires Moore Communications Systems, a telecom services provider with SD-WAN, UCaaS and Avaya support services in New Jersey & Pennsylvania.

Equinix Acquires 13 Data Centers From Bell Canada

Equinix acquires 13 data centers from Bell Canada. The deal has a 15x EV (enterprise value)/adjusted EBITDA valuation, Equinix says.

TIM Group Acquires Google Cloud Partner Noovle

Telecom Italia (TIM) acquires ICT consultancy & Google Cloud Platform (GCP) partner Noovle — which ranks among the Top 200 Public Cloud MSPs, ChannelE2E reports.

Fiber Optic Network Operator Segra Completes NorthState Acquisition

Charlotte, North Carolina’s Segra completes the NorthState acquisition — gaining a high-speed bandwidth and fiber optic network services provider.

FTI Consulting Acquires Delta Partners

Global business advisory firm FTI Consulting acquires Delta Partners, a consulting & investment banking firm with a focus on telecom, media & technology (TMT).

Meriplex Acquires Vergent: MSP, SD-WAN, Cybersecurity Services Converge

Meriplex, a managed IT & SD-WAN solutions provider, acquires Vergent Communications. Deal unites Texas MSP & telecom service provider.