Cable & Telecom

Rogers using e-band microwave tech to bring 5G to Holland Marsh

HOLLAND MARSH, Ont. — Rogers Communications today announced it will use 5G fixed wireless access technology to connect residents and businesses in the rural area of Holland Marsh (located 50 km north of Toronto) later this year, in partnership with CENGN (Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks) and the government of Ontario. Rogers has developed an innovative 5G technology solution that uses e-band microwave technology to deliver 5G fixed and mobile wireless access to rural and remote communities, says the press release. As part of the project announced today, supported by CENGN program funding, Rogers will provide wireless connectivity...

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.