1. drmike

    Samsung Acquires Cloud Company Joyent

    Samsung acquires Joyent  (private and public cloud / container company) June 15, 2016 - by Scott Hammond, CEO Share:   Since its inception, just over ten years ago, Joyent has lived on the leading edge of technical innovation. The Joyent team pioneered public cloud computing (and...
  2. drmike

    Verizon to buy XO Fiber business for $1.8 Billion

    This is a good one.  Former corporate raider and Donald Trump shoe-in for cabinet role Carl Icahn is unloading XO to Verizon for $1.8 billion. The deal also includes potential leasing of wireless spectrum owned by XO and a future right to buy the spectrum...
  3. drmike

    Zayo Acquires Viatel of Ireland - Tons of European Assets Sold

    Zayo has done another acquisition. This time Dublin, Ireland, company Viatel.  That company is owned by Digiweb Group.  Deal price: 95 million euros. The deal includes data center assets in eight European countries. Zayo also gets 5200 miles of fiber in eight countries. ...
  4. drmike

    Managed Way Acquires Waveform Technology

    (borrowed from WHT post made today)   ... as a couple providers here use Waveform and some readers are in Waveform/ManagedWay's area ------- SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ManagedWay, a leading Southfield-based cloud services provider, announced today that it has acquired...
  5. drmike

    Cisco Buying OpenDNS for $683 Million

    OpenDNS, that nimble DNS lookup service some here use and many more probably have in the past is selling out. Cisco is the buyer, price $683 million. More details over here: and
  6. drmike

    Shaw Communications (Canada) buys Viawest (US Datacenters)

    Shaw Communications is buying ViaWest, a US datacenter owner for $1.2 billion. Viawest has 27 datacenters in the United States.
  7. libro22

    ChicagoVPS acquires 123systems

    Received the notice a few minutes ago:
  8. sundaymouse

    Previously acquired is merged into Virtora, Jack departs

    It was a while ago when (previously owned by Mr Jack Septhon, known on the other forum as Jack007), was acquired by Mr Oktay Kilic, commonly known as ispirto or serverian.'s index page: