Telus Bringing Free WiFi to Vancouver

Telus Bringing Free Wi Fi to Vancouver.

US Broadband Provider ICOA to Acquire B.C.’s TANGO Software

TANGO Software, based in Richmond, B.C., has agreed to sell a majority stake to ICOA, a broadband wireless Internet network provider. TANGO, a specialist in digital security and payment processing software, has integrated processors with payment gateways including FDMS, Nova Systems, BCE AssurePay, and Moneris. With ICOA’s help and funding, TANGO will develop its own […]

Bell Mobility Wins Tim Hortons WiFi Contract

Bell Mobility has won a deal to provide wireless network services to more than 2,000 Tim Hortons restaurants across Canada. At least 90 percent of the restaurants in Canada will have the free high-speed WiFi service by the time students head back-to-school, noted the coffee giant. Testing of the service began six months ago at […]

Edgewater Wireless Lands Lucrative Deal in Central America

Edgewater Wireless Systems announced it has finalized a deal to supply JMTelcom with WiFi-enabled equipment. The Ottawa-based firm, which recently launched next generation WiFi3 technology, will deliver more than 1,000 access point products over the next year to JMTelecom, an equipment distributor and integrator with offices in El Salvador and Guatemala. WiFi3 technology boosts network […]

Ericsson Acquires Canada’s BelAir Networks

Swedish telecom giant Ericsson announced it is buying Canadian WiFi technology firm BelAir Networks. Ericsson will purchase 100 percent of the shares in the privately-held, Ottawa-based firm which employs 120. Bernard Herscovich, CEO of BelAir Networks, said in a statement: “By focusing on the needs of leading service providers, BelAir Networks has achieved industry leadership […]

Edgewater Wireless Ready for Global WiFi Push

Edgewater Wireless Systems wants mobile service providers to know that it has successfully completed FCC (Federal Communications Commission) Certification testing of its EAP3000 family of wideband, multi-channel WiFi access point (AP) products. The Ottawa-based firm develops technology products to enhance WiFi network performance and the EAP3000 product suite has proven “to be more than 50 […]