Cable & Telecom

Huawei opens first Canadian R&D centre in Ottawa

OTTAWA – Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment supplier Huawei opened its first Canadian research and development centre just outside of Ottawa on Tuesday.The Ottawa R&D Centre is working on multiple, strategic product initiatives in the wireline, wireless, optical, and IP networking areas, the company said.  Located in Kanata, the facility has more than 70 company employees to date.“The opening of this facility represents another major step in Huawei’s growth in North America,” said Carl Liu, president of Huawei Canada, in the announcement. “Our ability to innovate and develop solutions for customers depends on adding the right people, and Ottawa has...

Our industry and COVID-19

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