Security, privacy remain main barriers to SMB cloud adoption: survey

The cloud could enable attention-starved SMBs to get the same level of IT service enjoyed by larger companies, according to a survey released last week by telecommunications firm Primus. The company interviewed 300

Published on: October 14th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

The Business Case for Taking Your Phone System to the Cloud

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Published on: July 6th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

Q and A with Primus Canada’s new CEO, Michael Nowlan

Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc. has announced it has a new CEO – Michael Nowlan, formerly CEO of Marketwired, a news wire service that provides press releases, with an eye on the social media

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Candice So

Primus appoints former Marketwired head as CEO

Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc. is appointing Michael Nowlan, the former president and CEO of Marketwired, as its new CEO. With its Canadian headquarters based in Toronto, the alternative telecom company provides high-speed Ethernet

Published on: January 9th, 2014 Candice So

SMB softphone for Android and iOS users

Primus Business Services has launched its Primus Softphone for Apple iPhone and Google Android. The standards-based softphone will enable enterprises to securely extend VoIP calling and PBX features to Android and iPhone users,

Published on: March 25th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Primus offers hosted call centre to SMBs

Small businesses who want to run a call centre but have been put off from starting one because of the high capital costs now have another option, Primus Business Services announced today.The Toronto-based

Published on: May 9th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Primus brings BEX to four more Canadian cities

Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc. is offering its Business Ethernet Xtended (BEX) service to more locations today with the addition of Vancouver, Edmonton, and the Ontario cities of Brampton and London to its service

Published on: April 25th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Canadian SMBs still not sold on cloud computing: survey

Most Canadian SMBs aren't using the cloud and a surprisingly high number of small businesses still aren't investing in data security, a new study finds.Only 14 per cent of SMBs are hosting their

Published on: February 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Primus expands home phone, Internet service to Western Canada

Primus Canada today announced the expansion of its traditional home phone and high speed Internet services in British Columbia and Alberta.With today's announcement, traditional home phone services are now available at competitive prices

Published on: February 9th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Primus offers small firms another Ethernet option

An affordable high-speed Ethernet service over copper lines being offered by Primus Telecommunication Canada will be a boon for many online media power consumers in the small business sector, according to a telecommunications

Published on: March 18th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Primus introduces managed virtualization service in Canada

It's a Canadian first: server virtualization offered as a hosted monthly service by Primus Telecommunications Inc. Targeted mainly at Canadian small and medium sized businesses (SMBs), the offering lets these firms benefit from

Published on: May 27th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod

Primus builds data centre to survive earthquake

Primus Canada has opened a Vancouver data centre designed to withstand the pressures of high customer demands, extreme power consumption and even an earthquake.The facility includes 2,200 sq. ft. of storage space, with

Published on: December 5th, 2006 Shane Schick