Rural Albertans and businesses in Western Canada will benefit from better, faster and more affordable broadband as Xplornet steps up investments in its hybrid fiber wireless network
WOODSTOCK, NB, October 1, 2020 / CNW / – Xplornet Communications Inc., From Canada the world’s largest rural-focused broadband provider, today completed the acquisition of Corridor Communications Inc., which operates CCI Wireless. Situated at Calgary, Alberta, CCI Wireless provides broadband solutions to rural households Alberta, as well as client companies from the west Canada.
Xplornet plans to build on existing CCI Wireless operations by Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan by retaining the company’s team of experienced employees. This will strengthen Xplornet’s operational presence in the west Canada and its close ties to rural communities in the West.
“This exciting acquisition will join CCI Wireless’s robust western network to the Xplornet national team and state-of-the-art rural broadband infrastructure. This will allow us to accelerate our plans to deliver unprecedented speeds and unlimited data plans at an affordable price to rural customers, ”said Allison Lenehan, President and CEO of Xplornet.
Both proudly rooted in the countryside Canada, Xplornet and CCI Wireless share a commitment to expand connectivity and support technological innovation in From Canada rural communities. With this acquisition, rural residents of the west Canada will benefit from stronger competition and a newly strengthened operational presence closely linked to rural communities in the west Canada.
“We are proud of what we have built since 2007, and we want to see our rural western communities have access to some of the best internet networks in the world,” said Jordan Young, CEO of CCI Wireless. “This acquisition is great news for rural western communities and local businesses. ”
Today’s announcement builds on Xplornet’s investment plan $ 500 million more than five years to deploy cutting-edge hybrid fiber wireless and satellite technology in its facilities-based network to deliver broadband services that today and in the future meet the needs of Canadians in the regions rural.
About Xplornet Communications Inc.
Based in Woodstock, New Brunswick, Xplornet Communications Inc. is one of From Canada major providers of broadband services. For more than a decade, Xplornet has provided innovative fixed and mobile broadband solutions to rural customers at work, home and leisure across Canada. Today, Xplornet offers voice and data communications services by account. .
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