News of Note—ONAP, 365 Data Centers, Windstream and more

news of note

> The Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) Project continues its rapid membership growth with the addition of Equinix, FiberHome, Kaloom, Netsia, Openet and ZTEsoft. Release

> Cybercrime costs have increased to $11.7 million for individual businesses per year, a jump of 23% from 2016 and 62% over the last five years, according to Accenture and the Ponemon Institute. TechRepublic article

> 365 Data Centers has acquired Broadband One, a data center services provider in two southeast Florida markets. Release

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> A major U.S.-based airline has tapped Windstream to provide them with encrypted wavelength services. Release

> Why 23 million Americans don’t have fast internet. Vox.com article

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