Cable & Telecom

CityWest apologizes for outage

Says Connected Coast project will provide redundancy in the future EARLIER THIS WEEK, CityWest issued a press release apologizing for a service disruption on June 7 and stating they “hope the repair crews and all parties involved are safe and well.” “CityWest is committed, wherever possible, to laying fibre cable under the surfaces of land and water to ensure that our service can continue without disruptions,” the release says. “We are all working toward one goal: to connect BC families and businesses to the world. Most ISP (Internet Service Providers) have historically shared poles above ground to connect wires. When one of...

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.