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Integra Snaps Up Rival Eschelon

CLEC merger fever on the East Coast is spreading to the West Coast. Integra Telecom Inc. announced on Tuesday it is buying rival CLEC Eschelon Telecom Inc. for $30 per share, or approximately $566 million. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. Integra is based in Portland, Ore., and serves business throughout […]

Cisco Snaps Up WebEx for $3.2 Billion, Positions to Fend off Microsoft

Cisco Systems Inc. will acquire Internet conferencing market leader WebEx for $3.2 billion, it said Thursday. The deal will give Cisco an on-demand Web conferencing expertise to complement its ongoing unified communications rollout, particularly in the SMB segment. It also positions Cisco to fend off deepening competition from Microsoft Corp. Cisco and Microsoft have both […]

Level 3 Snaps Up TelCove

Level 3 Communications Inc. is at it again. The wholesale provider, which two weeks ago announced its third acquisition of the year, said on Monday it next will buy TelCove Inc., a privately held CLEC based in Pennsylvania. Level 3 already has snapped up competitive carriers Progress Telecom and WilTel Communications Group LLC within the […]

RESELLER CHANNEL: NUI Telecom Snaps Up 3 More Resellers

Posted: 11/2002 NUI Telecom Snaps Up 3 More Resellers By Khali Henderson NUI Telecom, the telecom unit of energy company NUI Corp., is snapping up the assets of three more resellers as part of its rollup strategy. The most recent deals have been with Norcom Inc., Worldnet which is based in Queens, N.Y., and runs […]

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