Cable & Telecom

Eastlink launches 5G network

HALIFAX — Eastlink announced today the launch of its 5G network, powered by Ericsson technology, with initial activation in 18 sites in Halifax and expanded coverage planned in the coming months. “We are thrilled to launch the most transformative technological advancement in mobile after several years of network investment and prep work,” said Jeff Gillham, CEO of Eastlink, in a press release. “Our world is more connected than ever and our customers count on us to be ready for whatever the future brings. Access to 5G will help our customers manage the increasing busyness and connectivity of their everyday lives...

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.