The Future of Cbeyond: Mergers, Sales and Cuts

The Future of Cbeyond: Mergers, Sales and Cuts

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The Future of Cbeyond: Mergers, Sales and Cuts Cbeyond, the telecommunications provider based in Atlanta, Georgia known for the development of the world’s first 100% voice over internet protocol (VoIP), has downsized by 100 jobs and speculation abounds as to whether or not the company will be sold. Cbeyond provides broadband phone service, internet, email, and hosting to small businesses throughout the United States. In 2010 the company expanded its services to include cloud based products in Georgia and Kentucky, and merged the new acquisitions into a side company known as Cbeyond Cloud Services. One potential buyer is Pleasanton, California based competitor MegaPath Corp. Similar to Cbeyond, MegaPath offers data, security, IT services, hosting, and voice services for businesses of all sizes. Also providing nationwide wholesale solutions to carriers and…
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Comcast and Time Warner Merger

Comcast and Time Warner Merger

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Comcast has proposed an acquisition of Time Warner for $45.2 with Billion in hold of their stock. People have been questioning this move, and its threat to create a monopoly in the cable industry, but is it really? From most of the news we've been hearing, most advisers are saying its a great move. Both companies will still be marketing separately under their own names, but sharing the same resources and technology. What this means for people up North, especially in New York, is that they will now have access to faster and more dependable technology that Comcast brings to the table that TW can't match. "Comcast’s chief executive, Brian Roberts, on Thursday said that his company and Time Warner Cable do not operate in the same ZIP codes. But…
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