Quebec’s Telecon expands again

A Quebec-based telecommunications infrastructure builder is continuing its cross-Canada expansion by buying the second division of a struggling competitor in five months. Group Telecon of Trois-Riveres said Wednesday it has bought the engineering

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Small ISPs top large providers on transparency: Report

There is still a lot of room for improvement on how well local Internet service providers inform their customers on how they are protecting private information but on the whole, smaller ISPs are

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 1st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Surprise call: Darren Entwistle steps down as Telus CEO

Telus Corp. today announced a surprise leadership shakeup with the replacement of CEO Darren Entwistle by Joe Natalie, the Vancouver-based telecommunications company’s chief commercial officer. Entwistle, who joined Telus in 2000, will remain

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Telus buys Quebec security firm

Telus is strengthening its security offerings by buying a Quebec City-based risk management consulting firm it has been a partner with for many years. The telecommunications company said this morning it will acquire Enode in a

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Update: Telus says it’s on track for much of workforce to be mobile

Sometimes the last 10 per cent is the hardest, goes a saying. Telus Corp. is about to find that out as it heads towards the goal of having 70 per cent of its

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Some ISPs don’t cave when asked for subscriber info, says report

A Canadian privacy and security group isn't impressed with the answers it got from Canadian Internet service providers about their policies on disclosing information about subscribers to government agencies. "They're not quite as

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Telus grabs another EMR provider

Telus Corp. is determined to be the leading telecom carrier in offering health-related applications and services. The Buraby, B.C. company showed it again by announcing Monday its Telus Heath division has bought a Kelowna,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Telus walks out of industry assocation

What do startups Wind Mobile, Mobilicity, Public Mobile and giant Telus Corp. have in common? Besides selling wireless, all have pulled out of their industry lobby group, The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA).

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Rogers wins LTE race, by one company’s measure

Every day Canadians are bombarded with marketing from the country’s three biggest wireless carriers about their fast and extensive LTE networks. Which begs the question which of BCE Inc.’s Bell Mobility, Rogers Communications

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon