Thursday, May 20, 2010

Sparkplug Expands Wireless Network in Phoenix

Sparkplug Communications will be expanding its wireless broadband presence in Arizona through the acquisition of certain business assets from MetroBridge Networks, a Vancouver, B.C.-based public company.

Specifically, Sparkplug will acquire MetroBridge's assets operating in Phoenix, Ariz., including all customer contracts, network infrastructure and related assets. The deal increases Sparkplug's Points of Presence (PoPs) in the Valley by 33 percent and bolster its customer base by 13%. Financial terms were not disclosed.