Cable & Telecom

Fibre-to-the-desk arrives in Canada

TORONTO – CTAR Corporation is bringing Motorola’s fibre-to-the-desk solution to Canada.Also known as passive optical LAN (POL), POL is a next generation enterprise LAN solution that provides a high-performance, reliable and secure enterprise network for IP voice, data and video while eliminating the need for large amounts of copper wiring, multiple distribution closets and related power and cooling systems.Ideal for enterprise and campus environments, large corporate users, and customers requiring large amounts of bandwidth, POL replaces existing LAN connections with a single high capacity fibre optic cable designed to connect the end user directly to the data centre.“POL represents a move towards...

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.