Thevarguy – CenturyLink Buys Cognilytics for Predictive Analytics, Big Data

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 to CenturyLink Cognilytics president, reporting to Girish Varma, CenturyLink Global IT Services and New Market Development president.

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