"CSP" Posts

Railroad Cloud Computing

Telcos Can’t Ignore Personal Cloud

The personal cloud market is expected to grow rapidly, despite already being crowded. Large Internet and consumer electronics companies such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, and Apple are all vying for market share, as are specialists such as Dropbox and Box. In addition to being highly competitive, personal cloud is a tough business from which to […]

Technology Mergers and Acquisitions

Top VAR, MSP Acquisitions of 2015

Which VARs and MSPs spent 2015 rolling up into larger businesses? Plenty of IT service provider acquisitions arrived this year. Here’s a look at the M&A (merger and acquisition) deals… and how some companies are transforming into TSPs (total service providers). 1. January 2015: Datapipe (primarily an MSP) acquired GoGrid (primarily a CSP) to push hard into […]