Topic: mergers and acquisitions
Cisco feathered its artificial intelligence nest with Tuesday's announcement that it was buying privately held Accompany for $270 million.
Satellite company Globalstar is merging with metro fiber provider FiberLight in a deal facilitated by their owner, investment firm Thermo Acquisitions.
ZenFi Networks and Cross River Fiber, which both provide communications infrastructure and services in metro New York and New Jersey, are merging.
Lumentum has reached a deal to acquire Oclaro for $1.8 billion.
GTT announced a deal to acquire Toronto-based Accelerated Connections.
FirstLight is being purchased by Antin Infrastructure Partners from its current owner Oak Hill Capital Partners.
The year 2017 showed that fiber is valuable to a diverse set of service providers.
Zayo took the time to start out the new year with a tuck-in acquisition of Vancouver-based Optic Zoo Networks.
Consolidated Communications has begun the process of rebranding the FairPoint assets it purchased this past July.
BSO, a competitive business services provider, has acquired microwave operator Apsara Networks with an aim of gaining a greater foothold in the low latency networking market.