Frontier says that by reorganizing its company structure with a group focused on business services, it gain new commercial market share.

Equinix is purchasing 24 data center sites and their operations from Verizon for $3.6 billion.

Everstream, a Midwest-based regional fiber service provider, is acquiring Lynx Network Group for an undisclosed sum.

Juniper Networks is acquiring AppFormix, a cloud operations management provider.

Windstream says it is confident that it can return to broadband growth in 2017.

Zayo is acquiring Electric Lightwave—previously known as Integra Telecom—for $1.42 billion.

GTT has purchased Reliance's North American Yipes Ethernet business for $28 million.

Cogent's CEO Dave Schaeffer says the recent spate of acquisitions announced by AT&T, CenturyLink and Windstream are not game-changing events.

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