About Primus Globetalk
Primus Telecom is one of Australia's leading telecommunications companies with a proud track record of delivering value and innovation to telecommunications users Australia-wide. Since entering the market in Australia in 1997, Primus has been a frontrunner in ensuring the benefits of competition are passed to customers through lower prices and improved services.
As a full service carrier, Primus, offers a comprehensive range of voice, data, Internet and web hosting products to both residential and business customers. The Primus network offers nationwide coverage through its own backbone network with facilities in 66 cities across Australia. The network enables the Company to provide nationwide long distance services and local call Internet access. Primus operates its own fibre network in the five major capital cities, delivering a range of business direct-connect services including ISDN, frame relay, ATM, telephone line and broadband DSL, as well as telephone line and broadband DSL services direct to residential customers.
The Australian business is part of the global Primus Telecommunications Group Inc with operations in Europe, North and South America, and the Asia-Pacific region. The company uses an extensive global network of owned and leased transmission facilities. It has ownership interests in around 40 undersea fibre optic cable systems, 23 international gateway switches, a satellite earth station and a variety of operating relationships that deliver traffic worldwide. The parent company, Primus Telecommunications Group Incorporated, is a Nasdaq-listed company (PRTL) with world headquarters in Washington DC, USA.