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Friday Bytes: Bluewater, Infovista, DE-CIX, Iron Mountain, LogRhythm

January 15, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Four interesting bits of news from around the sector that might otherwise have slipped past my nets this week: Bluewater Regional Networks has unveiled a new, diverse option for data crossing the border between the US and Canada. The affiliate […]


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Thursday Bytes: Infinera, WANRack, Consolidated, DE-CIX, 365 Data Centers

January 14, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

A few interesting items to catch up on this week worth noting: Infinera has achieved a transatlantic first with its ICE6 technology. In a blog post this week the company revealed a successful trial over on the 6640km MAREA cable […]


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Telefonica sells tower businesses in Europe, LatAm to American Tower

January 13, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Spanish telecom operator Telefónica’s subsidiary Telxius Telecom has signed an agreement with American Tower Corporation (ATC) for the sale of its telecommunications towers businesses in Europe and Latin America. Telxius has telecommunications towers in Spain, Germany, Brazil, Peru, Chile and […]


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Int’l Bytes: euNetworks Hurricane Electric, CITIC Telecom CPC, RETN

January 13, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Lots of interesting international news to catch up on this week: euNetworks is helping hook up the Cambridge metro area. They are supplying operational and maintenance support to Light Blue Fibre, a JV between the University of Cambridge and Cambridgeshire […]


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About Those 2021 M&A Polls

January 12, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Last week we took the M&A temperature of the US network marketplace, and while you can still vote we do have some preliminary results. And I do largely agree with them this year. The first question concerned the likely consolidation […]


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Industry Spotlight: Prime Data Centers CEO Nicholas Laag

January 11, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The data center industry continues to evolve rapidly, and that creates opportunities for new providers to come in and shake things up. Prime Data Centers is one of those young companies looking to make their mark, starting on the West […]


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Red Hat is buying Kubernetes security vendor StackRox to blend with OpenShift

January 8, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

In Red Hat’s first deal since it was bought by IBM for $34 billion three years ago, Red Hat announced it’s buying container security startup StackRox. Financial terms of the deal, which is slated to close in the current first […]


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Friday Bytes: FirstLight, PS Lightwave, Lumen, GCX

January 8, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The first week of 2021 is now in the books, and and I’m already tired of the general news. But in telecom and internet infrastructure the world keeps on chugging. So here’s some catchup on some other interesting news from […]


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Heartland Video Systems Joins the ATSC to Contribute a Pure Play System Integrator’s Perspective

January 7, 2021

Via: Broadcast Beat

Heartland Video Systems, Inc. has joined the ATSC to bring over 20 years of ATSC implementation knowledge to the organization. Heartland is one of very few pure play system integrators to join the organization and does so with a mission […]


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Telecom execs, industry leaders react to chaos at the U.S. Capitol

January 7, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

While the nation looked on in horror as hundreds of pro-Trump rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, telecom execs and industry leaders took to Twitter. Dating back to 2016, telecommunications executives were bullish on President Donald Trump’s election as […]