"Consolidated Communications" Posts

5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 28 December 2021

Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves Acronis, Armis, Carahsoft, Consolidated Communications, Cygocnito, Radware, Snyk IPO, SPAC bubble, Telefonica layoffs, Zoom acquires Liminal, and more.

5 Channel Partner and MSP News Updates: Monday 15 March 2021

Today’s channel partner & MSP news updates involve Accurics, Automation Anywhere, DataRobot, Druva, NinjaRMM, Redstor, SPAC concerns, Stripe, Virtana, Zombie Companies & more. Sip up.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 18 January 2017

Updates: AWS MSPs, Cisco Systems, Consolidated Communications, Continuum, Dell EMC, Gigamon, Intel RRP, Veeam, SMB acquisitions, and plenty more.

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FairPoint Communications Layoffs 2016: 100 Job Cuts

FairPoint Communications layoffs involve roughly 100 employees. The layoffs arrive before Consolidated Communications finalizes the FairPoint acquisition.

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10 MSP Mergers and Acquisitions (And More) This Week

ChannelE2E is tracking at least 10 merger and acquisition deals this week involving VARs, MSPs, CSPs, data center providers and more. Here’s the list.


IT Channel Mergers, Acquisitions: $15 Billion In Combined Deals Since Monday

In a busy two days for mergers & acquisitions, IT channel companies (VARs, MSPs, CSPs & distributors) worth a combined $15B have traded hands in 48 hours

ePlus Acquires Cisco Partner Consolidated IT Services

ePlus Technology acquires Consolidated IT Services, a Cisco Systems partner that was part of Consolidated Communications.

Consolidated Communications Acquires FairPoint for Fiber, Managed Services

Consolidated Communications (CNSL) acquires FairPoint (FRP), which specializes in broadband fiber, data center & managed services, for $1.5 billion.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 5 May 2016

Today’s updates involve Autotask, BlackStratus, Continuum, Endurance IT Services, Intronis, Barracuda, JDA, Lenovo, OutboundEngine, Veras, ZenDesk & more.