"Verizon Data Centers for Sale" Posts

Top 10 Cloud Services Provider (CSP) Predictions for 2017

Our 10 cloud services provider (CSP) predictions for 2017 describe where IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, MSPs and VARs are heading next in the cloud.

Verizon ‘Proceeding’ With Data Center Sale; Cloud Revenues Fall

After a slight delay, Verizon (VZ) is still on track to sell its cloud data center business. Expect updates in early Q4, Verizon executives said today.

CenturyLink Data Center Sale: BC Partners Still Bidding?

BC Partners, a private equity firm, wants to buy CenturyLink’s data center business. But lease agreements may complicate the sale process, Reuters says.

Equinix Acquiring Verizon Cloud Data Centers for $3.5B?

Equinix (NASDAQ: EQIX) appears poised to acquire Verizon’s (NYSE: VZ) data center business for about $3.5 billion, according to Cowen & CO.

CenturyLink Cloud Data Centers: Sold By Q3 2016?

CenturyLink (CTL) remains focused on selling “all or a portion” of its data center business by Q3 or early Q4 2016, according to CEO Glen F. Post.

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Nearly 110 Cloud Data Centers Poised to Be Sold, Acquired

Which companies will potentially buy cloud data centers from CenturyLink & Verizon? Keep an eye on Equinix, Digital Realty, CoreSite, CyrusOne and more.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 10 June 2016

Today’s updates involve IronSource, Zetta, Vertiscale, AddonSource, CloudJumper, TechSage, TruMethods, HP Enterprise Discover 2016, Nuxeo, Acuant & more.

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39 Telecom Mergers, Acquisitions In Q1 2016

The telecom sector is experiencing a merger and acquisition slowdown. Among the wildcards: Can Verizon, CenturyLink sell their data centers?

LeaseWeb USA Acquires Seven Cloud Data Centers

Nobis Technology buyout brings seven Ubiquity Hosting data centers into the LeaseWeb family. Here’s what’s next.

Why Telcos Struggle With Public Cloud Services

Five years after CenturyLink, Verizon and other telcos began buying cloud services providers, telco hubs struggle in the public cloud world. Here’s why.