Cable & Telecom

SWIFT adds Region of Waterloo as full partner

WYOMING, ON - The Region of Waterloo has joined the SouthWestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT) Network as a full partner, contributing $2.2 million in funding towards its plan to build an open-access, ultra-high-speed fibre-optic regional broadband network in southwestern Ontario and Niagara Region.This partnership follows $180 million in combined investments by the federal and provincial governments and over five years of committed collaboration and investment by 18 municipalities. Partnership with the Region of Waterloo now means that more than 4 million Ontarians will be connected by modern Internet infrastructure under the SWIFT initiative.“We have experienced firsthand the incredible opportunities created...

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.