About Us

A history of all-business innovation.

Allstream is a leader in business telecommunications working with customers throughout the United States and Canada. Everything we do revolves around simplifying your business communications and helping you innovate, thrive and grow.

Our communications technologies include a range of innovative, highly scalable voice, Internet and connectivity solutions that help organizations communicate and collaborate more efficiently and profitably.

When you combine a targeted suite of services with exceptional customer support and add in a rich history of success in offering telecom services to businesses, customers know they are getting the latest technology and a team of experts committed to their success.

We make it our business to take care of yours. But, don’t just take our word for it. Let us show you how.

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From telegraph towers to cloud collaboration.

Allstream has been meeting the telecommunications needs of business customers for more than 170 years.

Founded to provide telegraph service to Canada’s first transcontinental railroad, the company quickly grew to provide services to destination points spanning 3,100 miles coast-to-coast.

No company lasts that long without knowing a thing or two about innovation.

In 2006, Allstream was the first in Canada to offer a SIP Trunking solution. In 2013, it announced the country’s first hosted collaboration solution, followed in 2015 with the first cross-border HCS.

In 2016, Allstream became part of Zayo Group, and in 2017, Zayo acquired Electric Lightwave/Integra Telecom.

In 2017 Zayo Group integrated the voice and small business assets of Allstream and Electric Lightwave/Integra Telecom under the Allstream brand and established Allstream as a separate operating subsidiary. Following Zayo Group’s privatization in 2020, led by EQT and Digital Colony, a new board of directors was established for Allstream.

Allstream - Electric Lightwave - Integra

Today, we at Allstream are proud of our combined history of innovative firsts and our reputation for delivering the best customer experience among telecom providers.

As we begin writing the next chapter of our history, we are proud of our achievements, our innovative approach, our spirit and energy and the exceptional customer focus we bring to our customers every day..=