News of Note—CenturyLink achieves Cisco Meraki certifications, AT&T puts Google into NetBond, Google prospers with advent of GDPR

News of note
CenturyLink garners Cisco certifications for Meraki services. (Pixabay)

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> CenturyLink announced today that it was the first service provider to garner certifications for all cloud and managed DNA services based on Cisco's Meraki platform. Press release

> As part of its multicloud strategy, AT&T announced that the Google Cloud Platform is now part of its NetBond for Cloud ecosystem. Press release

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> Google's ad industry rivals abroad feared that Google would prosper once the new GDPR rules were in place, which appears to be true after one day of GDPR. Bloomberg article

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