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Ice Wireless boosting northern LTE network

telecom | 08/23/2016 9:01 pm EDT

Ice Wireless, a subsidiary of Iristel Inc., said it is rolling out a HSPA/LTE network in 14 northern Quebec communities. A Tuesday press release from Tecore Networks, which supplies mobile network infrastructure, said the U.S.-based company’s Network-in-a-Box platform was picked by Iristel for the rollout. “The new HSPA/LTE network will greatly improve telecommunications in a region that has long been underserved due to its remote locations along the Arctic coastline of Canada,” the release said. In an email, Ice Wireless and Iristel CEO Samer Bishay said...