Cable & Telecom

Cross-Canada tour to show off private, drone-delivered, 5G wireless opportunities

OTTAWA — Nokia announced today as part of its continued partnership with Area X.O (formerly known as the Ottawa L5 and led by Invest Ottawa) it will deploy 4.9G/LTE and 5G private wireless solutions and Nokia drone networks via Area X.O’s 5G Mobile Command Centre van (above) as part of a cross-Canada road trip. The organizations are embarking on the tour to demonstrate to emergency responders and industry verticals how they can use private wireless “for increased situational awareness to aid in unsafe conditions and help prevent disasters,” reads the Nokia press release. Backed by funding from the government of...

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.