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Zayo acquires American Fiber Systems
15 Sep 2010
US bandwidth infrastructure provider Zayo has made its 15th acquisition in three years following the purchase of American Fiber Systems (AFS) for an undisclosed sum.
Telefonica wins control of Brazil’s Vivo
15 Sep 2010
Spain’s Telefonica has won its bid for control of Brazil’s largest mobile network operator Vivo, buying out former partner Portugal Telecom’s (PT) 50% share in the business for $9.7 billion after an at-times bitter battle.
Cables stretch their connections
15 Sep 2010
Judy Reed Smith sees an increasing threat to telcos as US cable companies plot their moves into the business market.
IDT: balancing act
15 Sep 2010
Known primarily as a high-volume voice minutes company, IDT is now changing its mix with a move to higher-margin services, as Guy Matthews reports.