April 19, 2015

Pacnet, one of the leading providers of networking and communications services in Asia-Pacific region and Telstra, the largest telecommunications and media Company in Australia announced that Telstra had completed the acquisition of Pacnet Limited. The original acquisition announcement was done towards the end of December 2014. The acquisition of Pacnet will almost double Telstra’s customers…

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April 6, 2015

Akamai Technologies, a global leader in Content Delivery Networks and a leading provider of cloud-based streaming services, announced that it had acquired Octoshape, the provider of award-winning Infinite HD-M and other tools and solutions for optimizing Over-the-Top (OTT) media content and IPTV solutions, in a cash deal. Akamai mentioned that the Company was looking at…

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April 4, 2015

NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), one of the leading providers of ICT solutions and a subsidiary of the NTT Group, mentioned that as on April 1, 2015, its NTT America subsidiary would be merged with Verio Inc., which is already a subsidiary of NTT America, to create a single NTT America entity. As part of…

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March 5, 2015

Akamai Technologies, one of the global leaders in Content Delivery Networks and web optimization solutions, announced that it had acquired Xerocole, a provider of recursive DNS functionality. Xerocole’s intelligent recursicve DNS technology enables carriers to not only have more speed and security of mapping domain names to IP addresses, but also allows flexibility to set…

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January 22, 2015

GoGrid, one of the leading providers of multi-cloud solutions for Big Data deployments and scalable IT infrastructure, announced that it has been acquired by Datapipe, a global leading in managed cloud and hybrid IT solutions. Datapipe mentioned that GoGrid’s solutions were extremely popular for Big Data deployments and the acquisition would provide its customers an…

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October 25, 2014

Yesterday (on October 24, 2014), Level 3 Communications, one of the global leaders in networking and communications services as well as Content Delivery Network solutions, announced that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) had cleared the Company’s proposal to acquire the Littleton-based tw telecom. Level 3 had been working closely with tw telecom as part…

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September 19, 2014

This Tuesday (on September 16, 2014), OnApp, one of the leading provider of cloud and Content Delivery Network services as well as Federated CDN platform, announced that it had entered in a definitive agreement with the virtual server management system provider, SolusVM, to acquire the latter in a cash deal. Currently, more than 2000 service…

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June 20, 2014

This Monday (on June 16, 2014), Level 3 Communications, a leading global provider of communications and networking services, announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement with tw telecom, a leading Littleton-based provider of managed services, to acquire the latter in a stock-and-cash transaction valued at $40.86 per share (based on market close price…

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February 21, 2014

This Tuesday (on February 18, 2014), Akamai Technologies, one of the global leaders in Content Delivery Networks and web optimization solutions, announced that it had completed the acquisition of Prolexic Technologies, a Hollywood, Florida-based privately held Company that provides various cloud-based security solutions for protecting data centers from distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. Akamai…

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February 9, 2014

This Monday (on February 3, 2014), NTT Communications Corporation, the Information and Communications Technology solutions providing subsidiary of the NTT Group and RagingWire Data Centers, a leading US-based data center services provider, announced that NTT Com had completed its investment of $350 million in RagingWire to acquire 80% of the latter’s ownership stake. With the…

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