View stories from
Cavern Technologies expands underground data centre
31 Dec 2014
US data centre provider Cavern Technologies has increased the footprint of its underground facility near Kansas City by 60,000 square feet, as part of an ongoing expansion project to meet increasing client growth.
Bell divests 50% share of Glentel to Rogers
29 Dec 2014
BCE and Rogers Communications – parent companies of Bell Canada and Rogers – have reached a deal over the control of Canadian mobile phone retailer Glentel.
Equinix board approves REIT conversion
24 Dec 2014
Equinix’s board of directors have unanimously approved the data centre operator’s conversion to a real estate investment trust (REIT) for federal income tax purposes from January 1 2015.
Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger delayed by FCC
24 Dec 2014
The proposed $45.2 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable is facing a new delay, as US regulator the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has once again paused its review of the deal, citing delays in receiving documents from Time Warner Cable (TWC).
Midweek Mergers: December 17
17 Dec 2014
Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email
Cisco launches Internet of Everything analytics
12 Dec 2014
Cisco has today revealed a comprehensive data and analytics strategy and solutions portfolio, designed to help customers across all industries extract value from data generated by the rapidly expanding Internet of Everything (IoE).
Windstream replaces CEO
12 Dec 2014
Jeff Gardner has stepped down from his position as president and chief executive at Windstream, to be replaced by Tony Thomas.
ITU gives final approval to
08 Dec 2014
The International Telecoms Union (ITU) has given final approval for its new broadband standard,, which is designed to deliver access speeds of up to 1Gbps over existing telephone wires.
Huawei and Red Hat partner for cloud solutions
05 Dec 2014
Chinese vendor Huawei and software solutions provider Red Hat have today revealed a partnership for the global deployment of the latter’s OpenStack based cloud solutions.
Midweek Mergers: December 3
03 Dec 2014
Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email
Wind adds national roaming partner
03 Dec 2014
Canada’s Wind Mobile has signed a roaming deal with a domestic partner; now confirmed to be TELUS, according to local reports.
SMS still going strong after 22 years
03 Dec 2014
Today marks the 22nd anniversary of the first ever SMS and despite growing concerns that revenues from the service are in decline, many in the industry are still keeping the faith.
Q&A: Justin Williams, AT&T – Total disaster recovery
02 Dec 2014
In a top-secret location in England’s south west, AT&T houses its network disaster recovery (NDR) unit. During an exclusive visit to the facility, Capacity spoke to Justin Williams, director of NDR team international at AT&T, about the uses for such a facility.
Millicom CEO to step down
02 Dec 2014
Millicom president and CEO Hans-Holger Albrecht is to step down at the end of the year.