Our history

Founded in March of 1996, PowerByte Solutions Inc. is an industry leader, providing a broad spectrum of computer products, storage solutions and specialized services to the corporate sector. Focusing on mid-sized companies in the GIS mapping, oil & gas, geophysical, education and legal industries.  PowerByte’s product line encompasses computer systems, disk storage, tape libraries, network technologies, security, presentation products and enterprise solutions software. PowerByte Solutions sells, leases or rents to provide the Total Solution Concept – complete system integration and superior service.

PowerByte’s success record spans a wide range of industries with prestigious clients such as: Absolute Imaging, Arcis Solutions, a TGS Company, Athabasca University, Bennett Jones LLP, Blu Era Team Inc., BP Canada, CGG, CP Rail, Colt Engineering, Divestco Inc., Dominion Exploration, Katalyst Data Management, Key Seismic Solutions, Lethbridge Police Service, MacDonald Cole, Macleod Dixon, Narag Energy Solutions, Niko Resources, North West Geomatics – Part of Hexagon, Olds College, Paradigm Geophysical, PCL-Maxam, Peace Library Systems, P-Wave Imaging, Thrust Belt Imaging, Shell Canada, University of Calgary, Valtus Imaging – Part of Hexagon.

In order to diversify its activities, the company subsequently entered the Audio/Visual market with the launch of PowerView Projector Rentals in 1999. This new enterprise specifically caters to the Audio/Video rental niche and effectively complements PowerByte’s spectrum of services.   Partnering with well established A/V companies allows PowerView Projector Rentals to look after you’re A/V rental requirements across Canada and the USA.