Cable & Telecom

Network Expansion: Rogers LTE Max in Manitoba, 53 4G projects for SaskTel, $245 million from Telus

NETWORK EXPANSION NEWS Launches this week:   Rogers-MTS agreement allows Rogers LTE Max expansion in Manitoba TORONTO – Rogers Communications announced Thursday it will bring Rogers LTE Max to customers in Manitoba through a province-wide network sharing agreement with MTS Inc. Starting Monday, Rogers will roll out LTE Max, an LTE network deployment that enables speeds of up to 150 Mbps, to customers in Winnipeg, Brandon, Victoria Beach, and Grand Beach. Rogers will continue to expand LTE Max coverage to additional markets in 2013, including Portage la Prairie, Selkirk, Steinbach, and Ste. Anne, with plans to reach more than 90% of...