Barrett Xplore Awarded Major Ottawa Area Broadband Contract - January 1, 2007

WOODSTOCK, N.B. - Barrett Xplore is pleased to announce that it has won a competitive bid from the City of Ottawa to provide 100% rural broadband coverage to its residents and businesses. In 2003, Ottawa City Council began a project to make broadband available to every Ottawa area resident; today…

City Signs Contract With Barrett Xplore - January 1, 2007

WOODSTOCK, NB - The City of Ottawa completed negotiations with Barrett Xplore Inc. to deliver 100% broadband coverage to the remaining unserviced areas in rural Ottawa. The contract, signed today at a meeting of the City's Agricultural and Rural Affairs Committee, will ensure that every resident and business will have access…

High-Speed Internet service now available in Rural Ottawa - January 1, 2007

OTTAWA, ON - Today, the City of Ottawa in partnership with Xplornet Internet Services, a division of Barrett Xplore Inc., announced the availability of high-speed Internet service to everyone in rural Ottawa. Xplornet will ensure high-speed Internet service through its use of dual technology - fixed wireless and satellite.  This means that…

Wild blue enterprise Solutions Partners with Xplornet to Expand Sales Territories Across Canada (US release) - January 1, 2006

Denver, Colorado - WildBlue Enterprise Solutions TM today announced that it has partnered with Xplornet to offer Xplornet's enterprise-class high speed, two-way satellite-delivered products and services to business customers across Canada. Xplornet - a brand of Barrett Xplore Inc. - is the national reseller for Telesat Canada's Ka-Band service and is Canada's largest…

Xplornet Partners with WildBlue Enterprise solutions to Expand Sales Territories Across Canada (Cdn release) - January 1, 2006

Woodstock, New Brunswick - Xplornet Internet Services today announced that it has partnered with WildBlue Enterprise SolutionsTM, a US-based satellite broadband provider, to offer Xplornet's enterprise-class high speed, two-way satellite-delivered products and services to US-based business customers across Canada. Xplornet - a brand of Barrett Xplore Inc. - is the national…

The Story of Jacob – One Boy’s Journey from Dial-up to High-speed - April 12, 2005

On Tuesday April 12th, 2005, a little boy from Carp, ON named Jacob contacted Xplornet because he and his family couldn't take dial-up any longer. The family had been so desperate to rid themselves of dial-up service they even considered moving from their current residence to an area that has…

Xplornet Brings Internet Rinkside as Sponsor of World Hockey Championships - January 1, 2005

Plaster Rock, NB - Computers will be humming when the puck drops at the 2005 World Pond Hockey Championships, being held February 18-20 on Roulston Lake in Plaster Rock, N.B. Xplornet, the high-speed Internet service provider based in Woodstock, N.B., is sponsoring the Championships and giving participants and spectators the opportunity…

Telesat, Barrett Xplore Team Up to Provide Broadband Via Satellite - January 1, 2005

WOODSTOCK, N.B. - Telesat, one of the world's leading satellite operators, and Barrett Xplore Inc., a leading Canadian wireless broadband service provider, announced today a multi-year distribution contract that will deliver a whole new level of communications connectivity to Canadians in rural and remote communities. The agreement names Barrett as a…

Barrett Xplore Donates High-Speed Internet Service to New Autism Resource Centre - January 1, 2005

Perth-Andover, NB - Barrett Xplore, through its Xplornet brand, is pleased to announce it is donating wireless high-speed Internet service to the new Upper Valley Autism Resource Center which serves Florenceville to Plaster Rock, located in Perth-Andover. This complimentary service will allow individuals, caregivers and health professionals using the center…

Pricing Announced for New Xplornet Ka-band Satellite Service - January 1, 2005

WOODSTOCK, N.B. - Barrett Xplore Inc. has announced pricing packages for the new Xplornet Ka-band Satellite Service, Canada's first national wireless broadband network for consumers in rural, remote, First Nations and suburban areas everywhere in the country. Powered by Telesat's Anik F2 satellite, national service availability will start in July 2005.…