Rocket Carrying New 4G Broadband Satellite Successfully Launched - July 6, 2012

Woodstock, NB, July 6th, 2012 - Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased to announce the successful launch of EchoStar XVII, a Hughes 4G broadband satellite that will greatly expand Xplornet's 4G footprint across rural Canada. The satellite was launched from French Guiana at 5:36 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday July 5th,…

Xplornet Announces $125 Million in Additional Private Investment: Fuels Continued Growth of 4G Network Across Canada - June 13, 2012

Woodstock, NB (June 13 2012) -Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed a $125 million private financing.  This additional funding, a combination of debt and equity raised from its existing investors, is an endorsement of Xplornet's rural broadband strategy and the company's strong execution.  The…

Xplornet Responds to Industry Canada’s Spectrum Auction Announcement - April 5, 2012

MARKHAM, ON, March 15, 2012 /CNW/ - John Maduri, CEO of Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of rural broadband, responded today to Industry Canada's announcement of proposed changes to foreign ownership and spectrum auction rules.  Overall, Xplornet is conditionally supportive of the direction of the proposed changes.  "Industry Canada…

Xplornet’s 4G Satellite Broadband Service Goes Live - April 5, 2012

WOODSTOCK, NB, Feb. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of rural broadband services, is pleased to announce that its first 4G broadband satellite has passed all tests and is now operational, serving customers across Canada.  Launched in October 2011, ViaSat-1 is the highest capacity broadband satellite…

Shaw Direct and Xplornet Announce Marketing Agreement - April 4, 2012

CALGARY, AB and WOODSTOCK, NB (April 4, 2012) - Shaw Direct and Xplornet Communications Inc. are proud to announce a marketing agreement that will offer increased value to new and existing Shaw Direct DTH video customers and Xplornet high-speed Internet customers. Shaw Direct provides leading satellite services to more than…

Xplornet Chooses F-Secure to Offer Affordable Online Protection to Subscribers - February 5, 2012

MARKHAM, ON, Jan. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - F-Secure and Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading provider of rural broadband services, today announced that Xplornet Communications Inc. will offer F-Secure's Internet Security services for PCs and Macs to its subscribers across Canada. F-Secure's anti-virus program will help ensure that Xplornet's business and…