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Canada to Connect North Shore with Submarine Cable

Canada Plans New Submarine Cable to Connect North Shore With CAD 15 Mln Investment By Telecompaper September 15, 2020 Telus and the government of Canada announced a CAD 15 million investment for the deployment of a submarine fibre-optic cable between Sept-Iles and the Gaspesie region. This connection will improve telecommunication services' reliability and security on [...]

2020-09-16T10:23:24-04:00September 16th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Nunavik Prepares for Increased Demand for Internet Bandwidth

Nunavik Prepares for Increased Demand for Internet Bandwidth By Sarah Rogers, Nunatsiaq News August 17, 2020 Tamaani Internet said it’s too soon to say what the loss of some of Xplornet’s services could mean for broadband access in Nunavik. In the meantime, the Kativik Regional Government–led internet service said it’s working to boost capacity in [...]

2020-08-18T10:31:45-04:00August 18th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Equinix Acquires 13 Bell Data Center Sites in Canada

Equinix to Expand Canadian Operations with US$750 Million Acquisition of 13 Bell Data Center Sites Equinix Press Release June 1, 2020 Expansion in Eight Metros Will Enable Canadian Businesses and Multinationals Operating in Canada to Accelerate Digital Transformation REDWOOD CITY, Calif. /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced it [...]

2020-06-01T13:38:28-04:00June 1st, 2020|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tripping Hazards for Permitting of Subsea Cables in British Columbia, Canada

Tripping Hazards for Permitting of Subsea Cables in British Columbia, Canada By James Ian Anthony Neville March 16, 2020 As everyone with experience obtaining regulatory approvals for submarine cables knows, the devil can be in the details. Each potential alignment and landing location may lie within multiple regulatory jurisdictions as represented by entities of various [...]

Crosslake Fiber Selects Hylan to Construct Fiber

Crosslake Fiber Selects Hylan to Construct Fiber for Canada to New York Network Hylan Press Release October 2, 2019 Hylan builds fiber to complete Crosslake Fiber’s Lake Ontario network HOLMDEL, N.J. -- Hylan, a market leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services, announces today that Crosslake Fiber, a fiber optic developer throughout North [...]

Nunavut Submarine Cable Receives $150 mil in Funding

Feds Come Through with $150 Million for Iqaluit, Kimmirut Fibre Optic Plan By Michele LeTourneau, Northern News Services August 19, 2019 Thanks to $150 million in funding announced by the federal government Monday morning in Iqaluit, 3,215 households in Iqaluit and Kimmirut should have access to high speed internet by 2023. The Government of Nunavut [...]

2019-08-20T09:50:32-04:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Canada Inuit Communities to Access High-Speed Internet

Remote Inuit Communities will Benefit from First-Time Access to Modern High-Speed Internet Government of Canada Press Release August 22, 2018 Kuujjuaq, Quebec - Internet access is more than just a convenience: citizens, communities, businesses and institutions need it to find information, offer services and create opportunities. That’s why the Government of Canada is helping all [...]

WFN Strategies to Support EAUFON Route Survey for Kativik

WFN Strategies to Support Landmark Arctic EAUFON Cable Route Survey for Kativik WFN Strategies Press Release July 26, 2018 Plans are underway for the first system to one of Canada’s most isolated regions. Sterling, Virginia – WFN Strategies has been awarded a contract by the Kativik Regional Government to provide cable route survey support for [...]

2018-07-26T04:27:57-04:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Crosslake Fibre Selects Cable And Shore End Suppliers

Crosslake Fibre Selects Cable And HDD Shore End Suppliers For Toronto To Buffalo Submarine Cable Crosslake Fibre Press Release April 5, 2018 TORONTO, Ontario and BUFFALO, New York – Crosslake Fibre announces today that it has selected Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB of Sweden to supply the high-fibre-count submarine fibre optic cable and Maritech [...]

EAUFON Call for Marine Survey Tenders Posted

EAUFON Call for Marine Survey Tenders Posted By WFN Strategies March 9, 2018 The Marine Survey of EAUFON (Eastern Arctic Undersea Fibre Optic Network) Call for Tenders KRG 20 (2046) has been announced by Kativik Regional Government, a copy of which can be downloaded at http://www.seao.ca/OpportunityPublication/avisconsultes.aspx?Itemid=c9f5efda-43a2-4731-bf19-c7c59c958833.  The final date for receipt of tenders is 4 [...]

2018-03-09T14:32:47-05:00March 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |