Regions call for overhaul of broadband funding criteria

Investment in rural broadband infrastructure should be focused on improving areas with Canada’s slowest internet speeds, despite new minimum internet service speeds vastly increasing the amount of Canadian regions considered “underserved”, according to a CRTC submission by the Rural Municipalities of Alberta. 

To keep reading, get a free trial.

Already a Subscriber?

CNOC asks CRTC to stop Eastlink from axing modems

The Canadian Network Operators Consortium has asked the CRTC to prevent Bragg Communications Inc.s Eastlink from effectively requiring a number of its third-party internet access customers to remove a particular type of modem from customers’ premises and use modems from a different manufacturer. 

To keep reading, get a free trial.

Already a Subscriber?