Canada’s First National 4G Network Launched - October 7, 2010

Woodstock, NB - October 7 2010 - Barrett Xplore Inc. (BXI), under the Xplornet brand, announced that this Fall it is commencing a next-generation 4G network for rural Canadians, starting with terrestrial fixed wireless, and quickly followed by a new satellite network. This is the first commercial deployment of a…

Barrett Xplore Inc., awarded 2 additional administrative regions in Quebec - July 6, 2010

Montreal, July 6, 2010: Barrett Xplore Inc., provider of Xplornet Internet services, is pleased to announce that it was awarded funding to deliver broadband services to two additional administrative regions in the province of Quebec today. This announcement comes as part of the projects being subsidized by Broadband Canada: Connecting…

Barrett Xplore Inc. Purchases Assets of Everus Communications - January 1, 2010

MARKHAM, ON - Barrett Xplore Inc. (BXI) is pleased to announce that it has added thousands of Everus Communications' subscribers to its growing base of Xplornet broadband customers. This acquisition was part of a court ordered and managed receivership process and includes the purchase of customer contracts, fixed wireless towers and…

Canada’s Largest Rural Broadband Provider Responds to First Round Funding Announcement for Broadband Canada: Connecting Rural Canadians - January 1, 2010

Industry Canada Minister Tony Clement announced yesterday the recipients of the first round of funding for Broadband Canada: Connecting Rural Canadians.  This is a federal stimulus program to help bring broadband Internet service to rural Canadians. Barrett Xplore Inc., Canada's largest provider of rural broadband, has been asked to provide broadband…

Barrett Xplore Inc. and New Brunswick Achieve 100 Percent Broadband Availability Goal - January 1, 2010

Woodstock, N.B. - Barrett Xplore Inc. today participated in an event with Premier Shawn Graham in Loon Bay Lodge, N.B. to celebrate the completion of its province-wide Xplornet broadband network ahead of schedule. "The province of New Brunswick selected our hybrid technology solution - which uses fixed wireless and satellite platforms…

Barrett Xplore Inc. to Utilize 100 Percent of Canadian Capacity on Viasat-1 Broadband Satellite. - January 1, 2010

Woodstock, NB - Barrett Xplore Inc. and Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LORL) announced today that Barrett Xplore Inc., Canada's largest rural broadband provider, confirms that it will utilize all KA data capacity on the soon to be launched ViaSat 1 satellite, which will be geostationary (GEO) over Canada. "Barrett Xplore…

Barrett Xplore Says CRTC Decision Regarding Rural Broadband is Anti-Competitive - January 1, 2010

Woodstock, NB - In response to today's CRTC decision, Barrett Xplore Inc, Canada's largest provider of rural broadband services, described the decision as anti-competitive and an ineffective use of monies. "We are disappointed that the result of this long process has been to provide what amounts to a $306.3 million…

Barrett Xplore Finalizes Significant New Financing: $30 Million in Investment to Fuel Continued Growth - January 1, 2010

Woodstock, N.B. - Barrett Xplore Inc. is pleased to announce that it has finalized $30 million in new financing from existing shareholders and lenders to support its continued growth. Barrett Xplore Inc., through its Xplornet Internet Services brand, is Canada's largest provider of rural broadband. "This financing reflects the confidence…

Bill Barrett and Ed Barrett, Founders of Barrett Xplore Inc., Inducted into New Brunswick Business Hall of Fame - January 1, 2010

It is with great pleasure that Barrett Xplore Inc., Canada's largest rural broadband provider, announces the induction of both its founders, Bill Barrett and Ed Barrett, into the New Brunswick Business Hall of Fame for their leadership in business and community. The New Brunswick Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame…