ZDNet – CenturyLink bulks up its cloud, buys Cognilytics

Telecom provider CenturyLink made its second acquisition this week with the purchase of Cognilytics, which provides big data and analytics services. CenturyLink this week also bought DataGardens, which provides disaster recovery as a service, as a service.
CenturyLink’s cloud strategy has revolved around the acquisitions of Savvis, Tier3 and AppFog and now the company is filling in strategic areas. Terms of the Cognilytics and DataGardens deals weren’t disclosed.

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