CenturyLink’s acquisition of Cognilytics continues the transformation of CenturyLink with predictive analytics assets. This deal puts CenturyLink into an early-mover position among telecommunications firms. As IDC correctly predicted for the global telecommunications market in February 2014, big data and analytics did gain momentum in 2014 activities. Experimentation and a diverse set of initiatives characterized 2014 telecommunications…

Acquisition extends Big Data and advanced predictive analytics capabilities. CenturyLink has acquired Cognilytics, a provider of advanced predictive analytics and Big Data solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises. Cognilytics has developed advanced analytics solutions across multiple industries, in addition to implementing Big Data technologies such as Hadoop and SAP HANA. “We are excited to expand…

Telecommunications giant CenturyLink Inc. has swooped to make its second major acquisition of the week, buying up Big Data analytics provider Cognilytics. It comes just days after CenturyLink snapped up DataGardens, which offers a disaster-recovery-as-a-service product. Continue reading  

CenturyLink (CTL) has added an advanced predictive analytics and big data giant to its portfolio. The Monroe, Louisiana-based telecommunications company has acquired Cognilytics, which provides advanced predictive analytics and big data solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “CenturyLink’s network, IT services, cloud, managed and big data services,…

CenturyLink Inc. (CTL), the third largest wireline service provider in the U.S., is currently on a buying spree. Yesterday, the company announced the acquisition of Cognilytics, a leading provider of advanced predictive analytics and Big Data solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises. Continue reading 

CenturyLink Inc. (CTL – Analyst Report), the third largest wireline service provider in the U.S., is currently on a buying spree. Yesterday, the company announced the acquisition of Cognilytics, a leading provider of advanced predictive analytics and Big Data solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises. However, the financial terms of the deal have been kept…

CenturyLink, fresh off its purchase of disaster recovery specialist DataGardens, isn’t confining its M&A activities to cloud providers, snapping up San Jose, CA-based Cognilytics, a 200-employee, predictive analytics and Big Data specialist to mid-sized and large enterprises. Neither company disclosed terms of the deal. Gary Gauba, Cognilytics founder, chairman and chief executive officer, will transition…

CenturyLink announced it has bought Cognilytics, which provides Big Data and predictive analytics services to medium sized and enterprise level businesses. CenturyLink said that Cognilytics helped businesses convert “data to decisions” through its Big Data deployment, management, advanced decision sciences, predictive analytics and data visualization. “We are excited to expand CenturyLink’s IT Services, Big Data…

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) announced the acquisition of Cognilytics, a leading provider of advanced predictive analytics and Big Data solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises. Cognilytics helps businesses convert “data to decisions” through deep expertise in Big Data deployment, management, advanced decision sciences, predictive analytics and data visualization. Continue reading

CenturyLink has had a busy December, they have announced the acquisition of Cognilytics, a Big Data and predictive analytics specialist. Earlier this week they announced the acquisition of DataGardens the cloud DRaaS (Disaster Recovery as a Service) provider. While these are not massive purchases and no financials have been disclosed yet it may signal the…