Bell becomes first Canadian carrier in open-source telecom infrastructure project

A global open source project focused on re-imagining traditional telecom networks has gained its first Canadian carrier member. Bell announced...

December 9th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Data centre capacity continues to shift to commercial providers

Demand for data centre space is growing, but there are actually fewer in Canada, according to a recent IDC report....

August 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Bell and Nokia announce a “successful Canadian trial” of 5G mobile technology

Canadian mobile users should expect a speed increase with today’s news that Bell Canada has been working with Nokia Corp....

July 29th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Bell MTS pledge to build more LTE ‘a bit of a stunt,’ says PIAC

The $3.9 billion acquisition deal between BCE Inc. and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. may be the subject of a Competition...

May 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson


5G is coming and will have broader use cases, greater impact on data centres

Even though LTE is still in the process of being deployed, there’s no doubt that 5G is coming, and unlike...

March 9th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Worldwide LTE coverage is still patchy in spots, but overall deployments are progressing quickly

LTE is growing fast in more ways than one, according to a recent report from OpenSignal, as some operators have...

February 12th, 2016 Gary Hilson

IBM partners with Bell to secure connections to its cloud

There are more clouds gathering in Canada, and they are not harbingers of economic woes, but of IBM partnering with...

February 9th, 2016 Gary Hilson