Exclusive: Verizon launches auction to sell data centers – sources
|01/05/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
By Greg Roumeliotis and Liana B. Baker
(Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc has started a process to sell its data center assets, hoping to fetch more than $2.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, as the U.S. telecommunications conglomerate focuses on its core business.
A sale would represent the latest effort by Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, to streamline its portfolio following a divestment last year of a chunk of its landline business and a portfolio of wireless towers.
It would also mark a reversal of its strategy to expand in hosting and colocation services after it read more >>>
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