Toronto, Canada – (The Hosting News) – January 2, 2007 –
Telecommunications and web hosting provider, PRIMUS Canada,
has launched an enhanced wireless solution in its integrated voice and data network, in order to expand coverage over the regions in which over 93% of Canadian residents live.
Primus has increased signal strength, improved coast-to-coast coverage in Canada, as well as extensive and clear coverage in both urban centres and rural areas over an expanded GSM/GPRS network.
Rob Warden, Vice President, Residential Marketing, of Primus Canada explained, ”Primus’ expanded coverage offers new and current Primus customers the unparalleled wireless service that they deserve. We know coverage is vital for our wireless customers so we are excited to bring this enhancement to them.”
Primus Canada’s wireless service is designed to deliver benefits to customers including improved sound quality over other competitors, fewer dropped calls and better in-building reception which plague other carriers. In addition, customers traveling may experience wireless coverage in over 180 countries worldwide. Primus Canada offers their customers a range of wireless savings packages and handsets to choose from, aggressive wireless long distance rates, and AIR MILES reward miles when they sign up and based on their monthly spending.
PRIMUS Telecommunications Canada Inc. is an alternative communications carrier in Canada with over 1,000,000 retail customers. The Company offers facilities-based voice, data, e-commerce, web hosting, VOIP and Internet services. PRIMUS Canada has over 60,000 Internet subscribers served by a national network of Internet points-of-presence (POPs) for dedicated and dial-up access. PRIMUS Canada also offers local services to businesses, bundling them with its long distance and Internet services. The Company has a fully redundant and diverse SONET network across Canada, extending from Quebec City to Victoria. PRIMUS Canada’s national network consists of Nortel DMS 500 switches with international connectivity through its parent company’s global network, and ATM and IP nodes at major cities across the country. These network elements provide an integrated and converged backbone for all of PRIMUS Canada’s voice, data, VOIP, Internet and private line services. PRIMUS Canada is a wholly-owned subsidiary of McLean, Virginia-based PRIMUS Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (NASDAQ:PRTL – News).
For more information about PRIMUS Canada, please visit: www.primustel.ca.