Allstream to lure customers with DDoS promotion

Distributed denial of service attacks can be described in many ways: At the very least they are annoying – they don’t involve the loss of corporate data – but they can be crippling

Published on: May 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Allstream adds managed WAN optimization to services

Almost every service provider in the country that caters to businesses offers managed servicesAllstream, the national business arm of Manitoba Telecom Services, is no exception. This week it continued to expand its offerings

Published on: August 8th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Allstream lets customers buy infrastructure-as-a-service

Canadian organizations that want to buy infrastructure as a service now have another alternative with the launch of an offering from Manitoba Telecom Services. The provider’s Allstream division has launched its third cloud

Published on: May 28th, 2012 Howard Solomon

New foreign investment rules must be fair, MPs warned

  Some of the country’s biggest telecommunications companies have made sure the Harper government understands they are flatly against the apparent plans to change foreign ownership rules for only part of the industry. Executives

Published on: April 15th, 2010 Howard Solomon

MTS Allstream sells IT consulting wing to PwC Canada

PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada has purchased MTS Allstream Inc.’s non-telecom IT consulting business in a move aimed at rebuilding its IT consulting business. In addition to a slew of client contracts, the acquisition will bring PwC Canada 180

Published on: January 12th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Telus sees more cash flow in shift to income trust

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLETelus Corp. changed its financial structure to the income trust model. The move will provide the telecommunications service firm greater access to capital to fund its plans to expand its

Published on: September 11th, 2006

Scotiabank upgrades to help its branches

J.P. Savage, head of Scotia intek for Scotiabank, wants to make one point clear: there was nothing wrong with the Canadian bank’s previous network that prompted a switch to a multiprotocol label switching

Published on: February 17th, 2005 Vanessa Ho