Cable & Telecom

NORTHERN LIGHTS 2014: Improving the North’s broadband problem needs to be a priority – and requires more creativity

OTTAWA - Expanding the basic service objective (BSO) to include broadband, making the contribution subsidy portable to non-incumbents and enabling the development of open access networks are just three ways that can help improve broadband connectivity in Canada’s most remote northern communities, a conference in Ottawa heard.At the Northern Lights 2014 conference and trade show in Ottawa on Saturday, Adam Fiser, senior research associate at the Conference Board of Canada, noted during a panel sessions on communications for the North that the CRTC is hamstrung in its efforts to create regulatory conditions that could lead to greater broadband network deployment...

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.