Directly Connect to Microsoft Azure in Canada

Directly Connect to Microsoft Azure in Canada
Microsoft Azure: Extend your on-premise network to a Private Cloud Bypass the public Internet and directly connect to Microsoft Azure Canadian Data Centres with Skyway West.  Skyway’s “Software Defined Network” service lets you extend your on-premise networks into a number of Data Centres, including Canadian and U.S. Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services and Google’s Cloud Platform. ...

Hosted Kandy™ Unified Communications from Skyway for BC and Alberta Business

Announcement: SKYWAY WEST PARTNERS WITH GENBAND TO PROVIDE HOSTED KANDY™ UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE TO BC AND ALBERTA BUSINESS Genband, a leading provider of real-time communications solutions, and Skyway West, a Western Canadian Business ISP, have partnered to offer Genband Kandy™ to Skyway’s customers across Canada. Kandy™ is a secure multimedia communications and collaboration cloud services ...

Broadband for the Enterprise with Internet Failover

Failover is the practice of employing two internet connections. If one connection fails, your internet traffic automatically “fails over” to the second connection. As more businesses move their applications to the Cloud, the need for a reliable Internet connection is more crucial than ever.  Depending on your budget (and your location), a Business ADSL, High Speed ...

Navigata services getting cut off? Choose Skyway!

Navigata services getting cut off? Choose Skyway!
  On September 22nd the CRTC issued a consumer alert warning customers of Télephone Navigata Westel Communications (TNW, and commonly referred to as “Navigata”) that many of them may lose phone and internet service due to a commercial dispute between Navigata and TELUS. The CRTC is suggesting consumers may wish to explore alternative service providers. ...

Full Duplex Fibre: making a Business Case for a Fibre Internet Investment

We are seeing more and more business owners moving away from best-effort Broadband services to low latency Full Duplex Fibre connections.  Unlike ADSL and Cable, Fibre is Symmetrical and offers a much more robust connection to the Internet, ideal for applications like Voice and Video.  But here’s the challenge, there is usually a very significant ...

GigE Full Duplex Fibre Internet Service

Looking for more Internet Bandwidth? Skyway West is offering a very competitively priced 1,000 Mbps Symmetrical Full Duplex Fibre service at a number of business buildings throughout the Vancouver Lower Mainland.  GigE Fibre is ideal if you are looking to move your important applications into a Canadian Private Cloud or need to connect remote users and branch ...

Internet Failover using Cellular LTE

Looking to add Failover to your Business Internet service?  We are seeing a lot of customers adding a High Speed Wireless LTE connection that can automatically kick-in if your main Internet service fails.  The advantage to a Cellular Wireless connection is the high speed at a very low cost.  For as little as $30 per ...

Dedicated Private VLAN to Canadian Private Cloud

Dedicated Private VLAN to Canadian Private Cloud
Skyway West can now deliver a Dedicated Private VLAN to a number of Canadian “Infrastructure as a Service” (IaaS) companies.  This could be important if you’re considering off-site Storage, a Disaster Recovery solution or running your business applications in a Private Cloud. Mike Tiernay of Gossamer Threads provided a number of advantages the Cloud offers to both business owners ...