Cable & Telecom

SaskTel continues to upgrade rural Saskatchewan wireless to LTE

REGINA - SaskTel said Thursday that it will invest approximately $4.6 million to improve the data capacity of 37 more wireless towers in rural Saskatchewan.The upgrades are expected to be done by the end of March 2019 and as part of the upgrades, SaskTel will be adding more LTE network carriers to the towers which will increase their LTE data capacity by up to 100%.“Year over year, the demand for wireless service continues to grow at an astonishing pace,” said SaskTel acting president and CEO Doug Burnett, in the news release.  “Through strategic investments, we are able to stay ahead...

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.