Cable & Telecom

SSi selects Star Solutions for its 4G-LTE and GSM network infrastructure

YELLOWKNIFE - SSi Micro has chosen Richmond-based Star Solutions to supply its new 4G-LTE Data and GSM Voice network infrastructure in Northern Canada.SSi delivers communications services across a satellite backbone, which it says provides a unique challenge for the real-time and large capacity applications required with mobile 4G broadband.  Leveraging Star Solutions’ virtualized packet core in conjunction with its own software over a distributed network will allow the company to benefit from reduced operational costs, increased network performance and better network resiliency, reads the news release.“Our customers will finally have much needed mobile 4G-LTE and GSM services in every community”,...

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.