Articles By Howard Solomon

Supreme Court to decide fate of Bell deal

Supreme Court to decide fate of Bell deal

The fate of the billion-dollar privatization of Bell Canada will be decided by the nation’s highest court, which on June...

June 3rd, 2008 Howard Solomon
Nortel moving in the right direction, CEO says

Nortel moving in the right direction, CEO says

DALLAS -- The head of Nortel Networks reassured some of his biggest customers and employees that despite several years of...

June 2nd, 2008 Howard Solomon
Bell, technicians’ union reach deal

Bell, technicians’ union reach deal

John Edwards admits that he’s relieved the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union has come to an agreement on a new...

June 1st, 2008 Howard Solomon
OECD calls for global anti-malware partnership

OECD calls for global anti-malware partnership

Canada is among a number nations that have signed but not ratified a treaty on harmonizing cybercrime laws around the...

May 29th, 2008 Howard Solomon
WiNetworks adds base station; Eastlink expands rural coverage

WiNetworks adds base station; Eastlink expands rural coverage

WiNetworks is now offering its Pico Base Station for indoor and outdoor WiMAX coverage. The unit, part of the company’s...

May 28th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Wireless auction Day 2: Maritimes get static

Wireless auction Day 2: Maritimes get static

After four rounds of bidding in the wireless spectrum auction Wednesday, several things were clear: --Ottawa will get at least...

May 27th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Why didn’t Vodafone come north?

Why didn’t Vodafone come north?

Tributes are pouring in for outgoing Vodafone CEO Arun Sarin, who will leave the company at the end of next month. As Jeremy...

May 27th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Spectrum auction opens with an outpouring of bids from newcomers

Spectrum auction opens with an outpouring of bids from newcomers

As expected, two newcomers to the cellular world led the bidding in a big way on the first day of...

May 26th, 2008 Howard Solomon
March Networks to lose $7 million before taxes

March Networks to lose $7 million before taxes

Video security firm March Networks has warned that preliminary figures show it will suffer a higher than expected pre-tax loss...

May 26th, 2008 Howard Solomon
Optical network group to look at 100G DWDM

Optical network group to look at 100G DWDM

The Optical Internetworking Forum’s Physical and Link Layer Working Group (PLL WG) has designated a new project to address 100G...

May 26th, 2008 Howard Solomon