Latest acquisition publications

Telstra acquires cloud services provider Company85

Telstra has announced that it would acquire Company85, a UK-based data center and cloud services company. With this acquisition, which was completed for an undisclosed amount, Telstra intends to expand service offerings to Australian businesses, and will also use it as a springboard for global expansion. Company85 provides infrastructure services for businesses, including data center, cloud,… Read More

VMware acquires app analytics startup Apteligent

VMware has acquired app intelligence startup Apteligent as the cloud and virtualisation giant seeks to optimise its mobile offerings and improve user experience. In a blog post explaining VMware’s motives behind the Apteligent acquisition, Sumit Dhawan, SVP of end-user computing and general manager of desktop products and solutions, wrote that the move was in order to… Read More

Vantage Data Centers acquired by Digital Bridge consortium

A consortium that includes Digital Bridge Holdings and TIAA Investments has acquired Vantage Data Centers, a premier California-based data center services provider. Vantage Data Centers is a premium hyperscale data center services provider with campuses in Silicon Valley and the Pacific Northwest, whose customers include large enterprises and leading international technology providers. Vantage will become… Read More

ChinaCache to sell data centre business for ¥221.2 million

Chinese CDN and cloud services provider ChinaCache International has announced its plans to sell 79% of its data centre business Xin Run Technology for a total of ¥221.2 million (approx. £26 million) in cash before fees and expenses. The Beijing-based company confirmed that the data centre assets would be bought by a consortium of Chinese… Read More

Equinix acquires new land in Virginia for data centre expansion

Global data centre operator Equinix has announced that it has acquired over 34 acres of land in Ashburn, Virginia, to expand its International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre estate in the key U.S. connectivity hub. The plot, which was purchased for $34.5 million (approx. £28 million), is located close to Equinix’s existing Ashburn data centre… Read More