The Manitoba Connection

The Manitoba Connection

Manitoba Hydro Telecom (MHT) is a facilities-based carrier class telecom service provider, offering a suite of wholesale products to carriers, wireless operators,...

February 26th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Zayo will operate Allstream as 3 business units

Boulder, Colo.-based Zayo Group plans to break up its just-acquired Allstream business into three different business groups, according to CEO...

November 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Why the CRTC’s latest move shows Canada’s fibre connectivity still needs more work

Last week was a positive one for smaller, independent ISPs. A ruling by the CRTC has opened the door for...

July 29th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

CRTC rules in favour of Internet providers

CRTC rules in favour of Internet providers

A Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) decision Monday affecting Internet service providers was praised as balanced and fair by...

August 30th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

We’re No Longer a Monopoly Telco Bell Tells CRTC

We’re No Longer a Monopoly Telco Bell Tells CRTC

For years the federal telecom regulator has ordered incumbent phone companies to give independent Internet providers wholesale access to their...

May 31st, 2010 Howard Solomon

Rogers to cut 900 jobs

Rogers to cut 900 jobs

Rogers Communications Inc. is planning to cut 900 jobs across its divisions, a spokesperson said Thursday. Event: Learn IT: Gain...

November 26th, 2009 IT World Canada Staff

Atria to launch phone service in 2010

Atria to launch phone service in 2010

Atria Networks LP, which provides private wide-area networking service in Ontario, plans to add telephone service to its offerings next...

October 19th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Aliant brings fibre to the home in New Brunswick

Aliant brings fibre to the home in New Brunswick

Bell Aliant Regional Communications LP plans to offer fibre optic connectivity to 70,000 homes and businesses in Fredericton and Saint...

July 10th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Nortel demos passive optical networking

Nortel demos passive optical networking

In the future, according to Nortel, optical networking provides 100-megabit-per-second dedicated communications pipes to homes and businesses, people hold business...

October 29th, 2008 Grant Buckler