• COVID-19
  • CRTC

TekSavvy Calls on CRTC for Emergency Relief

Action needed to ensure Canadians have Internet access during the COVID-19 crisis April 13, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. TekSavvy Solutions Inc., Canada’s largest independent ISP, is requesting the CRTC take immediate action to ensure the hundreds of thousands of Canadians who use independent Internet service providers (ISPs) continue to be able to access these services during the COVID-19 […]

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  • COVID-19
  • Internet Caps

TekSavvy Temporarily Removes Internet Caps For All Customers

Update: June 1, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. As Canadians continue to work from home and families stay home to help flatten the curve of the current COVID-19 pandemic, we are further extending our suspension of overage billing for current TekSavvy customers on capped internet packages to June 30. We hope that this helps you continue to stay connected […]

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  • Quebec
  • TekSavvy TV

TekSavvy TV Launching in Quebec

Quebec rollout follows successful launches across Ontario March 2, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. TekSavvy Solutions Inc., Canada’s largest independent ISP, and its affiliate cable company Hastings Cable Vision Limited, announced the launch of its IPTV service, TekSavvy TV, in selected regions throughout the province of Quebec today. TekSavvy TV will offer customers Cloud PVR service, access […]

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  • competition
  • rate-fixing

Competition Bureau must investigate Bell, Rogers’ Internet rate-fixing

ISP files formal Complaint, as +150,000 Canadians urge federal cabinet to uphold CRTC ruling   February 20, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. TekSavvy Solutions Inc. (TekSavvy), Canada’s largest independent internet service provider (“ISP”), today filed a formal Complaint with the Competition Bureau (Bureau), seeking an investigation into a pattern of anti-competitive activities in wholesale and retail markets for Internet services on the […]

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  • Ericsson
  • LTE Network
  • Rural Broadband

TekSavvy chooses Ericsson to build rural LTE Network in Southwestern Ontario

February 20, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. TekSavvy Solutions Inc. (TekSavvy) announced today that it has partnered with Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) to upgrade and expand TekSavvy’s existing rural Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) network and services using Ericsson Radio System radio, transport and Cloud Core network technology. This partnership, the first between Ericsson and TekSavvy, will provide several rural […]

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  • Cable Internet
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland

TekSavvy Brings Cable Internet Service to Consumers in New Brunswick and Newfoundland

January 28, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. More Canadians will have increased choice for Internet service from provider’s unique brand of affordable pricing and commitment-free offers TekSavvy Solutions, Canada’s largest independent telecom service provider, today announced the launch of its cable internet services in select regions of New Brunswick and Newfoundland. This expansion of services into New […]

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  • competition
  • CRTC
  • Pay Less To Connect

Big Telcos to Cabinet: Forget “very disturbing” facts - hike Internet prices

January 20, 2020. Chatham, Ontario. Canadians can speak up, say “No” Internet price hikes at Paylesstoconnect.ca TekSavvy Solutions Inc. (TekSavvy) today urged Canadians to visit paylesstoconnect.ca to voice their support for a historic CRTC decision to lower Internet prices.  Canada’s Big Telcos, such as Bell and Rogers, petitioned the federal cabinet to cancel the decision […]

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