Yahoo Signals Its Core Business Could Be For Sale By Exploring “Strategic Alternatives”

 Well, we sort of expected this one to happen. After its core Internet business has continued to flounder, Yahoo says it is now exploring “strategic alternatives,” which could imply a number of things — including selling off its core business to… Continue Reading

IBM Snags Clearleap Video Service As It Continues To Pick Off Strategic Cloud Properties

 This morning IBM announced it was acquiring Clearleap, a company that gives it enterprise-grade video content management services in the cloud, and which adds another layer to its burgeoning cloud strategy. IBM would not disclose the purchase price. Clearleap, whose customers include HBO, The History Channel, Time… Continue Reading

Ericsson + Cisco Ink Strategic Deal Projected To Bring Each $1B More In Sales By 2018

 It’s not another massive enterprise merger, but two of the biggest companies whose equipment and technology underpin a lot of our communications networks today are now teaming up. Ericsson and Cisco have announced a strategic partnership, in which the two will collaborate on sales… Continue Reading