Tag Archives: internet

Can you afford to lose your Internet connection?

Published on Wednesday, February 24, 2016

A reliable Internet connection is essential for a business to run smoothly. Whether it’s used to conduct transactions, manage inventory or connect with customers, a stable Internet connection is crucial for efficient business operations. When a business loses its Internet connection, even just temporarily, it can quickly lead to loss of productivity and revenue. Internet interruptions are often accidental and uncontrollable. For example, an involuntary disconnection, equipment malfunction, breach in infrastructure caused by the weather or as a result of […]

Videotron acquires Fibrenoire

Published on Thursday, January 7, 2016

Videotron has acquired Fibrenoire, a company that provides businesses with fibre-optic connectivity services. The transaction will enable Videotron Business Solutions and Fibrenoire to join forces to meet the growing demand from business customers for fibre-optic connectivity. The purchase price was $125 million. “We are very pleased to welcome Fibrenoire’s talented team to our ranks,” said Manon Brouillette, President and CEO of Videotron. “This transaction will strengthen Videotron’s leadership in the business telecom market. Combining our expertise and our distinct but […]

How to choose the right data-hosting solution for your business?

Published on Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Many companies work with data of varying formats and protocols on a daily basis. Nowadays, data comes from various digital platforms: cloud computing, business apps, websites, social media, computers, smartphones, sensors, cameras, etc. And thanks to the Internet, this phenomenon will only continue to gain momentum in the next few years. If data security and management is crucial to the development and success of your company, the migration of your data to a hosting service has many advantages. Therefore, it’s […]

The International StartUp Festival : Why the Internet and Mobile Devices have Become Indispensable

Published on Friday, October 9, 2015

From July 15 to 18, 2015 The International Startup Festival was held in partnership with Videotron Business Solutions. Between July 16 and 18, I accompanied the Quebec delegation sent on behalf of economic development agency Quebec International. On top of discovering new startup firms, I also had the opportunity to talk with various entrepreneurs from a wide variety of backgrounds. I was struck by how much the Internet and mobile devices have become indispensable to businesses. Here’s why. The Internet: […]