Comcast Business Buys Masergy
August 26, 2021
Business has signed an agreement to acquire Masergy – a Plano, Texas-based
pioneer in software-defined networking (SDN) and cloud platforms for global
enterprises. The acquisition accelerates Comcast Business’s increasing growth
serving large and mid-size companies, particularly U.S.-based organizations with
multi-site global operations.
Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
With over twenty years’ experience and innovation in managed network, cloud, and
security services, Masergy has become a leading provider to companies worldwide
– serving more than 1,400 customers in nearly 100 countries. The combination of
Comcast Business’s leading advanced fiber network and Masergy’s innovative
services will enable Comcast Business customers to manage their international
operations and networks more efficiently and securely.
“Masergy provides a perfect complement to our portfolio of enterprise services
and solutions and will allow us to instantly and dramatically amplify our growth
in the global enterprise market,” said Bill Stemper, President, Comcast
Business. “We’re excited to welcome Masergy’s employees and leadership to
Comcast Business as we bring continued innovation and superior experience to our
enables secure application performance across the network and the cloud with
Managed SD WAN, Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), Call Center as a
Service (CCaaS) and Managed Security solutions. Masergy has been recognized for
the past five years as a “Visionary” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Global
“On behalf of everyone at Masergy, we are thrilled to join the Comcast Business
family and are extremely excited for the next chapter of Masergy. We are
confident that together we can significantly enhance our service offerings to
businesses of all sizes in their journey to the cloud,” said Chris MacFarland,
Chairman and CEO, Masergy.
Comcast Business’s acquisition of Masergy is subject to regulatory approval and
other customary conditions.