Telus enters enterprise cloud game

Telus has launched its first cloud offering aimed at the enterprise market but isn't confining it to any specific size of business customer.Telus says its new AgilIT VirtualPrivate Cloud is tailored forbusinesses of

Published on: April 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Motorola Milestone: now good for a rebate

Telus Mobility announced today that it would give you a store credit for your old cell phone, and then find a way to put it to use or dispose of it in an

Published on: March 21st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Wind, Mobilicity split on Ottawa spectrum ruling

Canada's small mobile carriers are split on their opinion on the government's earlier announcement to open allow them greater access to foreign capital. The new auction rules “are a victory for Canadian consumers,”

Published on: March 15th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Telus launches 4G LTE in 14 municipalities

Fourteen Canadian municipalities will receive 4G LTE (long term evolution) wireless service from Telus on Friday, as the telecom company kicks off a plan to expand its LTE service to the rest of

Published on: February 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

ACTRA won’t ‘give up’ despite Supreme Court ruling on ISPs

Cultural groups will not give up on compelling Internet Service Providers to contribute funding to Canadian productions despite a defeat in the form of a Supreme Court ruling made this morning.Canada's wholesale Internet

Published on: February 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

S.O.S. for SMS: Never pay for text messages again

We love to text. We just hate paying for it.First, with apologies to Celine Dion, let’s talk about love: ouraddiction to texting is a global phenomenon.Canadians send a staggering 199 million text messages

Published on: August 24th, 2011 Christine Wong

Wind Mobile rolls out slowest 4G network in Canada yet

By Brian Jackson Wind Mobile became the latest wireless carrier in Canada to claim it was rolling out a 4G network, and also the latest to lower the bar on what a “4G”

Published on: August 19th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Rogers launches LTE network promising ‘faster speeds’

The country’s next generation LTE wireless data network will bring “multiple benefits” to business, says a Rogers Communications Inc. executive.“Business that are facilitated by things like video conferencing and other things,” will see

Published on: July 8th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Wind Mobile breezes into small business segment

Globalive Wireless Management Corp.-owned Wind Mobile is the first new entrant on Canada's wireless scene to target small businesses with their services in addition to consumer offerings, with the company's announcement of its

Published on: June 17th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Telus offers Cisco UC products to SMBs

Telus has partnered with networking product manufacturer Cisco to deliver unified communication suites to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Telus will be offering “clear and simple” wireless plans on its 4G wireless networks

Published on: June 1st, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Public Mobile spars with Telus over next wireless spectrum auction

On the eve of its one-year anniversary in the Toronto market, Public Mobile fired a shot across the bow at Canada’s big three wireless incumbents, imploring the federal government to once again set

Published on: May 26th, 2011 Christine Wong

Execs break their own rules when it comes to mobile policy

As awareness of the security risks around corporate mobile devices grow, the number of Canadian companies employing mobile device management (MDM) tools has jumped. However, a recent survey indicates that the leading violators

Published on: May 20th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Big carriers up the ante on small business support

When Brad Tunnard wanted to create an online presence for his Toronto-based contracting business, he called tech support. The owner and operator of BT Contracting knows a lot about drywall repairs and basement

Published on: May 18th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Video Rewind: A closer look at LTE technology

Rogers Communications Inc. announced it will be the first Canadian carrier to launch a Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in 2011 yesterday, delivering the 4G wireless service to Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Ottawa

Published on: April 28th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff