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TeraGo to start GTA 5G fixed wireless trial

telecom | 10/11/2018 3:10 pm EDT

TeraGo Inc. will repurpose spectrum it bought nearly a decade ago for a 5G fixed wireless trial in the Greater Toronto Area, the company said Thursday. It bought the 24 GHz spectrum in 2010, aiming to use it for a backhaul system for businesses looking for a back-up to incumbent internet service. TeraGo president Tony Ciciretto said in Thursday's press release the company is looking to “open possible new market opportunities." The trial will use “fixed wireless 5G millimetre wave equipment” from Texas-based Phazr Inc. Fixed wireless internet service has so far been used...