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Commercial MDU exclusivity deals, high riser management fees re-monopolizing telecom sector: Beanfield founder

telecom | 11/21/2022 5:25 pm EST

  MISSISSAUGA — Beanfield Technologies Inc.’s founder and CEO Dan Armstrong said the CRTC is allowing the “re-monopolization of the telecommunications...

Beanfield acquires Urbanfibre

telecom | 07/28/2022 3:52 pm EDT

Toronto network operator Beanfield Technologies Inc. has acquired another internet service provider, this time adding to its fibre base in British Columbia by purchasing the Vancouver-based Urban Communications Inc., which does business as Urbanfibre.  "This acquisition is part of Beanfield’s ongoing commitment to expanding its residential and commercial network and service offerings across Canada’s major metropolitan areas and, along with its recent acquisition of FibreStream, carves out a path for a stronger and...

Beanfield wants CRTC to expand scope in Toronto MDU proceeding

telecom | 04/19/2022 4:41 pm EDT

In replies to one of a number of disputes before the CRTC about access to...

Beanfield buys ISP FibreStream

telecom | 01/25/2022 3:33 pm EST

Toronto network operator Beanfield Technologies Inc. has purchased internet service provider (ISP) FibreSteam Inc., allowing it to expand its network. Beanfield operates networks in Toronto and Montreal; FibreStream is in Toronto...

Court grants CIPPIC, Beanfield intervenor status in dynamic site-blocking case

Media | 10/14/2021 5:39 pm EDT

A Federal Court judge has granted intervenor status to the...

Fibre company Beanfield acquired

telecom | 11/13/2019 3:55 pm EST

U.S.-based investment company Digital Colony has made another major purchase of Canadian telecom-owned assets this year, announcing on Wednesday the acquisition of fibre internet provider Beanfield Technologies Inc. ...

ISP coalition stands up to proposed hydro pole price

telecom | 03/22/2018 5:53 pm EDT

A coalition of internet service providers (ISPs) is taking the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) to task over a proposal to significantly raise the cost of hydro pole installation across the province, which they say will inevitably lead to a higher cost of internet service pushed on customers. Using a website dedicated to the issue, the Ontario Broadband Coalition (OCB) is arguing that the OEB’s proposed wireline pole attachment rate of $52 would “put in jeopardy the expansion of broadband across Ontario and could mean higher internet rates for families and businesses.” The rate increase...

Facilities ownership key to competition, ISP conference hears

telecom | 11/06/2017 7:37 pm EST

TORONTO — Owning fibre facilities is the primary way to drive...

Toronto telecom wins access in condo dispute

telecom | 08/15/2016 4:05 pm EDT

A Toronto condominium complex already served by three telecom service providers has to make room for one more, the CRTC has ruled. In a decision posted Monday, the commission said the owners of the three subject...

Toronto telecom provider seeks condo access

telecom | 01/04/2016 9:07 pm EST

Beanfield Technologies Inc., an independent provider of fibre-based Internet, TV and phone services in Toronto, is asking the CRTC to help it gain access to one of the few condominium buildings it isn't already connected to in...

CRTC approves new IPTV service from VMedia

Media | 05/08/2015 8:39 pm EDT

The CRTC on Friday approved a new IPTV service from VMedia Inc., despite arguments from some interveners that the proposed service would be transmitted over the public Internet and should therefore not be licensed as a broadcast...

Small Toronto ISP to provide fibre link for Pan Am athletes

telecom | 04/20/2015 8:10 pm EDT

Athletes from across two continents competing in the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto this summer will be able to connect with family and friends back home via high-speed fibre Internet connections...

Rogers condo connection could be cut off without Bell access

telecom | 04/16/2015 4:05 pm EDT

The CRTC said Thursday that unless a developer provides BCE Inc. "timely access" to a Toronto condominium building about to accept new occupants, the other service providers that have been...