Xplornet Conducts Successful Trials of Alvarion® 4Motion TD-LTE Capability - December 8, 2011

WOODSTOCK, NB and WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of rural broadband services and Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR), a provider of optimized wireless broadband solutions addressing the connectivity, capacity and coverage challenges of public and private networks, today announced that Alvarion's 4Motion® solution supporting TD-LTE was successfully tested…

Xplornet Supports Campaign For Rural Spectrum - September 21, 2011

WOODSTOCK, NB - Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of rural broadband services, has co-signed an open letter that calls on the Minister of Industry, Christian Paradis, to change the way spectrum is auctioned. Rural Internet Service Providers are deeply concerned about the lack of spectrum for rural areas to build…

Barrett Xplore Inc. Becomes Xplornet Communications Inc. - May 26, 2011

May 26, 2011 - Woodstock NB - Ed and Bill Barrett, co-chairs of Barrett Xplore Inc. along with CEO John Maduri and the entire national team are pleased to announce that Barrett Xplore Inc. has rebranded to Xplornet Communications Inc. The change, effective May 24th, 2011, reflects the incredible success and…

$230 Million Financing Completed for Xplornet: Canada’s Rural Digital Landscape will be Transformed - May 24, 2011

Markham, ON, May 24, 2011 - Xplornet Communications Inc. (formerly Barrett Xplore Inc.), is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed a $230 million private financing.  One of the largest Canadian telecom financing announcements this year, the funds will be used to support and aggressively expand Xplornet's broadband network across…

4G Broadband is Live in Ontario! - March 30, 2011

Prescott and Russell, ON, March 30, 2011 - Barrett Xplore Inc., through its Xplornet brand, has activated its 4G WiMAX high-speed Internet coverage in Prescott and Russell and surrounding areas, including many parts of East Hawkesbury, Clarence-Rockland, Casselman, Alfred- Plantagenet and La Nation west of Fournier. Prescott and Russell are the…

Access to High-Speed Internet takes Major Leap Forward in Eastern Ontario - January 24, 2011

The Eastern Ontario Warden's Caucus (EOWC) as part of their $170 million dollar regional broadband project, has awarded a contract to Barrett Xplore Inc., through its Xplornet brand, to provide immediate and more affordable broadband access via satellite to residents across eastern Ontario. For many people and businesses that today…

High Speed Internet in the Lower St. Lawrence (CIMT-TV) - January 1, 2011

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BeQuFakzfko Video in French: Transcription Below: HIGH-SPEED INTERNET IN THE LOWER ST. LAWRENCE CHRISTINE LEPAGE (CIMT-TV): High-speed internet will soon be available throughout the Lower St. Lawrence. Barrett Xplore, which will be offering the service, has already begun testing the network. Residents of the area have been waiting for this…

Xplornet Communications Inc. Acquires RipNET Limited - January 1, 2011

Markham, ON - Xplornet Communications Inc. (formerly Barrett Xplore Inc.), Canada's leading rural Internet service provider, is pleased to announce the acquisition of RipNET Limited. Located in the Brockville region, RipNET is an Internet service provider that operates in the eastern Ontario region that extends from Manotick to Gananoque, and as…

Newfoundland and Labrador to Become Major Gateway to Satellite Broadband in Canada - January 1, 2011

Woodstock, NB - Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased to announce the successful completion of a 4G satellite ground station located near St. John's, Newfoundland. This multi-million dollar investment in cutting-edge ground station technology will provide a high speed link to the Internet for a next generation, or 4G, high throughput satellite…

Countdown to Rural Transformation Has Started - January 1, 2011

Markham, ON, September 21, 2011 - The construction of ViaSat-1, North America's first 4G broadband satellite, is complete. A game-changer in terms of ubiquitous broadband access in Canada, ViaSat-1 will allow for previously unavailable speed and bandwidth economics, and will provide Canadians in its footprint, which includes many remote areas, the…