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News | 03/10/2004 5:00 am EST
Inukshuk, Allstream and NR launch new wholesale business
Inukshuk Internet Inc., Allstream Inc. and NR Communications have launched their recently formed joint venture’s first wholesale service in Richmond BC, and the first two customers are Microcell Solutions Inc. and Allstream. The multipoint communications system service (MCS) is based on the Expedience system developed by NextNet Wireless. Microcell has launched a new MCS wireless Internet service iFido, which is priced at a special introductory price of $20/month for the first six months (the regular monthly rate in $40). The modem is priced at $125 or $25/month when signing a two-year service contract. The monthly rate includes data transfer volumes of up to 20 GB (download) and 5 GB (upload). It will cost subscribers $10 per additional GB.