Cable & Telecom

Municipally owned ISP Hiboo Networks launches to serve Ottawa-Gatineau businesses

OTTAWA – Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. announced today it has launched a new municipally-owned Internet service provider (ISP) Hiboo Networks, which will serve businesses in the Ottawa-Gatineau region. Hiboo Networks offers “high-speed fibre optic network services to over 6,000 mid-to-large enterprises across the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau,” a press release explains. The ISP “will provide fast, high-capacity and highly-secure connectivity solutions built on state of the art technology, while delivering the low latency and high reliability network services that the business community increasingly requires to support their international growth and success.” Hiboo’s network “is built on the latest generation technology with...

Our industry and COVID-19

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