Cable & Telecom

Eastlink invests $20M in new core network facility

HALIFAX – Eastlink announced today it is nearing completion of a new state-of-the-art core network facility in Halifax. Eastlink has invested $20 million in the multi-year infrastructure upgrade project, which “will help secure future growth and enhanced network resiliency,” a press release says. “The most advanced energy efficient facility the company has ever built, this new, state-of-the-art facility features robust backup systems, redundancy and the ability to grow with the company for many years to come,” says the release. The new facility “supports the continued growth of internet, data and video streaming platforms for both residential and business customers 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.