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…

Fort McMurray, Alberta to Become Major Gateway for Satellite Broadband in Canada - January 1, 2011

CALGARY, AB - Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased to announce the successful completion of a 4G satellite ground station located near Fort McMurray, Alberta. 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,…

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…