Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) acquired Deep Blue Communications, a Latham, NY-based operator of engineering, installing, and managing commercial WiFi networks.
The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
The acquisition allows Comcast to combine its network solutions with intelligent, managed WiFi.
Led by Brian Epstein, CEO, Deep Blue is a managed WiFi provider for retail and entertainment venues, as well as a certified provider for several hospitality brands.
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