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…

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…