Cable & Telecom

Region of Niagara to deploy BlackBerry’s AtHoc emergency management solution

WATERLOO, Ont. – Blackberry announced today the Region of Niagara selected BlackBerry AtHoc to be the critical event management platform for its 13 municipalities, as well as the Niagara Regional Police Service. The emergency management solution is being deployed in partnership with Telus. (Two years ago, BlackBerry and Telus announced they formed a partnership, which would see Telus reselling BlackBerry’s AtHoc solution with Telus’ connectivity.) “Modernizing emergency management systems, BlackBerry AtHoc, with Telus’ world-class connectivity, gives organizations the information they need to make critical safety decisions in real-time, helping to protect lives, assets and operations, during planned and unplanned events,”...

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.