Bell Aliant (TSX: BA) will reward the residents of North Bay, ON with its powerful FibreOP network.

The company plans to invest $13 million to offer its future-proof network to 20,000 North Bay premises.

"We are thrilled to continue our expansion in Ontario by bringing this powerful technology to North Bay," said Karen Sheriff, President and CEO, Bell Aliant. "Just like their neighbours in Sudbury and Sault Ste. Marie, customers in North Bay will be amazed by what FibreOP has to offer: The most amazing TV experience around and the fastest Internet download and upload speeds."

With 100 percent fibre straight to the home, FibreOP is ideal for using multiple connected devices at the same time enabling everyone in the home to do what they want to do faster with Internet download speeds of up to 250 Mbps, and upload speeds as high as 30 Mbps.

FibreOP features more than 120 HD channels, the best Whole Home PVR, the most HD channels on demand as well as popular apps such as Facebook, Twitter and Galaxie Music.

Through its strategic partnership with Bell, new services will be marketed marketed as "Bell FibreOP."

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