Cable & Telecom

Big Pipe to speed education

CALGARY - Shaw Communications' Big Pipe division announced today the Calgary Board of Education (CBE) has chosen it to provide them with high-speed data services. After a formal bid process, Big Pipe was contracted to provide Transparent LAN Service (TLS) between the CBE's data centres, to facilitate high-availability bandwidth for business continuity. "The CBE has growing data needs," said Cindy Seibel, director, information and technology services, at the CBE. "We needed a bandwidth provider to supply an innovative, custom solution for our particular network challenges, and Big Pipe delivered." The CBE currently supports close to 100,000 students and has over...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.