Cable & Telecom

MTS to deploy small cell wireless technology at summer’s biggest music festivals

WINNIPEG - MTS will deploy small cell wireless service at this summer's Dauphin's Countryfest  and the Winnipeg Folk Festival to offer attendees a superior 4G LTE cellular experience.The two music festivals attract thousands of people each year, resulting in a huge demand for wireless data services. Over the past two years at Countryfest, MTS addressed this demand by employing mobile cell sites that provided temporary cellular service during the event.With speeds of up to 150 Mbps, small cell wireless technology provides distributed coverage and capacity to areas of high population density.  MTS said that this is the first time this innovative wireless...

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.