A wireless alternative to outdoor fibre

A wireless alternative to outdoor fibre

When the cost of maintaining a fibre optic network soared, Toronto-based George Brown College turned to what it’s calling ‘virtual...

May 12th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Nortel unveils new metro optical Ethernet gear

Nortel unveils new metro optical Ethernet gear

Nortel Networks Inc. revealed a new class of optical switches for the ever-more-attractive metropolitan area network market on Jan. 28....

January 27th, 2002 George A. Chidi Jr

Latin America starved for bandwidth

Latin America starved for bandwidth

Providers of telecommunications services in Latin America are hungry for capacity in international fibre-optic networks, because demand for Internet, data...

December 18th, 2000 Juan Carlos Perez

Tsunami slams into Ontario cities

Tsunami slams into Ontario cities

FibreTech - a $10-million fibre-optic investment by the electric utilities of Waterloo Region in Southwestern Ontario that will offer telecommunications...

August 10th, 2000 Antonio Tedesco

Group Telecom to buy Shaw telecom

Group Telecom to buy Shaw telecom

GT Group Telecom announced last month that it will purchase Shaw Communications Inc.'s telecommunications unit for approximately $760 million. GT...

January 27th, 2000 Cindy Steinman

Telus makes play for the east

Telus makes play for the east

Telus is open for business in the eastern Canadian telecommunications market, according to Telus Integrated Communications president Cynthia Lewis.The telco...

December 16th, 1999 Cindy Steinman

Telus opens Toronto headquarters

Telus opens Toronto headquarters

Telus is "open for business" in the eastern Canadian telecommunications market, according to Telus Integrated Communications president, Cynthia Lewis. The...

December 2nd, 1999 No Author