Cable & Telecom

UPDATED: Nesting osprey hamper SaskTel’s wireless network upgrade

REGINA - SaskTel is adding additional capacity to its wireless network in 9 rural communities in Saskatchewan, but the 10th community will have to wait a little longer.The company will be adding a network carrier to enhance the current tower capacity by 20% to 100% in Candle Lake, Carlyle, Cochin, Greenwater Lake, Kerrobert, Kindersley, Lloydminster, Manitou Beach, Nipawin, and Turtle Lake.“SaskTel is pleased to provide enhanced capacity at these communities to address ongoing demand for bandwidth,” said president and CEO Ron Styles, in the news release.  “Besides these 10 recent enhancements, SaskTel also completed over 464 4G capacity improvements in 2014 and...

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.