We tallied our top 10 stories for December by combining online page views with weekly newsletter results. Among the top: pending merger wars over T-Mobile and TWC; cloud doom and gloom; and what's on Windstream's horizon. But what was No. 1? ...More
The budding war between Sprint and DISH for T-Mobile. A potential face-off for Time Warner Cable between Comcast and Charter. Windstream's M&A goals. The fourth quarter might be better known for the mergers ready to happen than for the ones that went through. ...More
The speculation surrounding a Sprint-T-Mo tie up or a Comcast-TWC merger, in particular, raises a lot of regulatory concerns. Would such acquisitions have a negative impact on customer choice and perhaps lead to rate hikes? ...More
December 26, 2013 By Craig GalbraithPosted in News
In 2013, we got new and redesigned channel programs from AT&T, Verizon and Level 3; new jobs for some big names in the industry; and some of the biggest merger talk in years. Our slide show breaks down 2013's top stories and reveals which was No. 1. ...More
The deal – which supposedly could be on the table in early 2014 – would bring together America's third- and fourth-largest wireless operators, and deliver an even more formidable competitor to Verizon Wireless and AT&T. ...More
December 17, 2013 By Craig GalbraithPosted in News
In this edition of the Business Value Toolbox News Desk, Channel Partners' Craig Galbraith takes a close look at some stellar forecasts for cloud services; plus, why IT spending overall isn't quite as rosy.