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AT&T makes cloud bond with Amazon Web Services

AT&T has added Amazon Web Services (AWS) as another provider it can give its customers access to via NetBond, a technology that allows the service provider to work with its enterprise customers' cloud services.

MetTel acquires Staples' Thrive Networks

MetTel, an emerging business service provider, is acquiring Staples' IT provider subsidiary Thrive Networks, a move that immediately enhances its managed services and support solutions.

Equinix, XO sign multi-cloud connectivity pact

Equinix and XO Communications have struck a new agreement where they will jointly provide enterprise customers with dedicated connectivity to various cloud service providers through Equinix's Cloud Exchange.

CenturyLink deepens Canadian data center presence with second Toronto-area facility

CenturyLink has responded to the growing demand from its Canadian market customers for colocation and cloud services by announcing that it has opened its second data center in the greater Toronto area.

AT&T invites HP to participate in its network-enabled cloud ecosystem

AT&T has established HP as its latest partner to take part in its network-enabled cloud ecosystem, allowing its customers to use their VPN connections to HP's Helion suite of cloud services via the telco's NetBond technology.

AT&T's Caniano: Customers want choice with their hybrid cloud solutions

AT&T continues to make progress with its hybrid cloud services strategy, one that is focused on giving customers choice by establishing partnerships with other cloud and data center providers.

Level 3, Equinix pact addresses need for secure path to the cloud

Level 3 Communications is giving business and government customers another way to migrate into the cloud by integrating the Equinix Cloud Exchange into its Cloud Connect Solutions ecosystem out of 80 of Equinix's data center locations.

CenturyLink lights up Minneapolis-St. Paul data center, addresses growing cloud, colocation needs

CenturyLink has added Minneapolis-St. Paul to its growing roster of data center locations, a move that it says will help it address the region's growing demand for colocation, cloud, managed hosting and network services.

BTI's Doherty sees data center growth, metro 100G opportunities

Newly named BTI Systems CEO Colin Doherty sat down with FierceTelecom 's Sean Buckley to discuss what's in store for the company, which has more than doubled its cloud services revenues.

VoIP, unified communications to grow to $88B market by 2018, says Infonetics

Business VoIP services have migrated out of the kicking-the-tires phase to what Infonetics says is "mainstream" due to ongoing adoption of SIP trunking and cloud services.