Our Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Project

Our Geographical Information Systems (GIS) project is a regional project that is intended to stimulate the economy in Northeastern Ontario. We have partnered with 22 municipalities in our catchment area to deliver this exciting project. It will have many benefits for all of the communities involved because it will create an organized repository of information [...]

What is E-Commerce and Why is it Important for Your Business?

E-commerce is the purchase of products and services online. There are many different types of e-commerce including businesses marketing to other businesses and consumers selling to other consumers.[1] Think of companies like E-Bay, Amazon, and Wal-Mart. All of them use electronic commerce in different ways. At its' core e-commerce uses shopping cart software, similar to [...]

BEAM Success Stories

NEOnet promotes the economic, cultural, and social development of Northeastern Ontario by assisting small to medium enterprises access funding to leverage technology to become more competitive in a growing digital market. NEOnet’s BEAM program funds 75% up to a maximum of $5000 of the cost of website development, the creation of mobile apps, or the [...]

Did you Know we do Community Outreach?

Did you know that NEOnet does community outreach? Our goal is to assist people in using the Internet to their advantage. We do presentations on a range of business and social topics including: Using Social Media for Business E-commerce Writing for the web (Presentation and workshop) Etiquette (from social media to cell phones to emails) [...]

Broadband Project

Part of our mandate is to work on infrastructure enhancement to assist the communities and businesses in our catchment in leveraging technology to become more competitive in a growing digital market. Bridging the digital divide and improving the physical telecommunications infrastructure in our region will promote the economic, cultural, and social development of Northeastern Ontario. [...]

Thank You to our Board of Directors

We welcomed some of our board members for a holiday luncheon on December 3rd. We had the chance to discuss engaging topics like telecommunications in Northern Ontario and upcoming ICT initiatives. We are proud to have such a dedicated and knowledgeable board of directors. As a not-for-profit, we rely on our board to guide our [...]

What is ICT?

NEOnet is a not for profit ICT organization. But, what is ICT? It is a complex and ever-changing concept and defining it can be challenging because technology is constantly changing. ICT stands for Information Communication Technology, and it refers to any technology that works to help people communicate Things like: The Internet Cell phones Wireless [...]

STAMP Program Successes Continue

Our Small Business Assessment Monitoring and Planning program is hosting a consultant training session on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the NEOnet Boardroom in the Northern College B-Wing. The training will prepare consultants to work in the STAMP program and work on ICT consultations. We’re proud to note that [...]

BlueSky Net Launches New Website

In an increasingly digital age, it is important to have the best connectivity available. The website connectednorth.ca empowers residents in Northern Ontario to investigate broadband connections in their area. The website tests things like signal strength and will provide details on which Internet companies service your area. Our partner, Blue Sky Net, in North Bay [...]