Digital Realty, Equinix among top colocation providers in Q4 2015

In the colocation space, New York, London, Washington, Tokyo and Silicon Valley were the top worldwide metro areas that generated the most colocation revenue in the fourth quarter of 2015.  According to Synergy Research, these markets account for 27 percent of worldwide retail and wholesale colocation revenues.

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H5 Data Centers Takes Out Phoenix’s NextFort

There has been a steady drumbeat of significant M&A in the colocation sector, and this morning we have another to consider. H5 Data Centers has announced the acquisition of the NextFort data center just outside Phoenix in Chandler, Arizona. … [ visit site to read more ]

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Lightower acquires ColocationZone, shores up Chicago data center holdings

Lightower has reached a deal to acquire ColocationZone, a move that will immediately enhance its ability to serve a mix of carriers and businesses that reside in downtown Chicago.

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CenturyLink, IBM target big data, cloud services with software tech project in Louisiana

CenturyLink has established a partnership with IBM and the state of Louisiana to develop a new applications development innovation center in Monroe, La.

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CenturyLink, IBM target big data, cloud services with software tech project in Louisiana

CenturyLink has established a partnership with IBM and the state of Louisiana to develop a new applications development innovation center in Monroe, La.

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Zayo’s revenues rise 4% to $323.9M as company digests acquisitions

Zayo reported that its revenue rose 4 percent sequentially to $323.9 million in its second fiscal quarter. The news comes as the company plots for potential future growth via its recent acquisitions of IdeaTek and Latisys.

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Hunter Newby, Amerimar launch new carrier hotel provider Netrality Properties

Hunter Newby and Amerirmar Enterprises have advanced their position in the colocation and carrier hotel market by forming Netrality Properties, a company that owns and operates carrier hotels in the North American market.

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Zayo acquires Latisys, enhances colocation network capabilities, reach

Zayo is continuing its ongoing buying spree to enhance its data center portfolio by reaching a deal to acquire colocation and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider Latisys for $675 million.

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TierPoint Acquires Xand, Doubles Footprint

Late last week there was some consolidation in the colocation sector that slipped past me. TierPoint has agreed  acquire Xand from ABRY Partners , adding six data centers and 140,000 square feet or raised floor space to their footprint. The deal gives them some a total of 13 facilities and some 300,000 square feet while bolting on a solid northeastern presence. … [ visit site to read more ]

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Northern Virginia Gets a New Level 3 Data Center

Level 3 Communications has been having more fun these past couple of years than it has in a long while, and you can tell because they’re actually getting to build things again. Today they unveiled a new 12,000 square foot data center in the colocation metropolis (data center alley sounds so small) that is Northern Virginia. … [ visit site to read more ]

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Zayo establishes point of presence at 325 Hudson in New York

Zayo is giving its growing base of carrier, media and content companies another connectivity option in New York by establishing a point of presence (PoP) at 325 Hudson, the carrier-neutral core interconnection facility that's located on the crossroads of Hudson Street and the Holland Tunnel in New York City.

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CenturyLink ramps up TV footprint with 16,000 Prism subs but forecasts lower Q3 revenues

CenturyLink saw an uptick in Prism IPTV subscribers that drove up its second-quarter 2014 strategic consumer revenues to $1.5 billion, up sequentially over the first quarter.

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CenturyLink’s Minneapolis-St.Paul data center earns Tier III certification

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FairPoint brings data center service to Laconia, N.H.

FairPoint has opened a new data center in Laconia, N.H., where it will offer businesses and state and local government agencies a facility that includes rack space and connections for managing off-site disaster recovery, computing, storage and other IT equipment.

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Cincinnati Bell to cut its stake in CyrusOne

Cincinnati Bell is reducing its ownership of CyrusOne by selling 12.5 million of its units in CyrusOne's operating partnership,

Integra brings fiber into 8 of Telx’s data centers

lntegra is expanding its reach into the data-center community, announcing that its services will be available at eight of Telx's data centers.

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365 Leaves Behind the Main, and Long Term Contracts Too

Since acquiring its way back into the colocation space back in 2012 with the purchase of 16 facilities from Equinix, 365Main had kept the name of its iconic original flagship location in San Francisco. But today they finally  took the rebranding plung e, switching to 365 Data Centers while simultaneously taking on a sacred cow of the data center space. … [ visit site to read more ]

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Equinix, NTT dominate North America, APAC colocation markets, says Synergy

Equinix continues to be a frontrunner in the colocation market, taking charge of both the North America and EMEA market, while NTT took the top spot in the APAC region in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a Synergy Research Group report.

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Equinix, NTT dominate North America, APAC colocation markets, says Synergy

Equinix continues to be a frontrunner in the colocation market, taking charge of both the North America and EMEA market, while NTT took the top spot in the APAC region in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a Synergy Research Group report.

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Equinix, NTT dominate North America, APAC colocation markets, says Synergy

Equinix, NTT dominate North America, APAC colocation markets, says Synergy

Equinix continues to be a frontrunner in the colocation market, taking charge of both the North America and EMEA market, while NTT took the top spot in the APAC region in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a Synergy Research Group report.

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