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BEAM Media Release

North Eastern Ontario Communications Network Inc. - Media Release - TIMMINS, ON – February 9, 2017 – The next phase of the NEOnet Broadband for E-­Business and Marketing (BEAM) program is now accepting applications from northeastern Ontario businesses to help improve their operations with online e-­‐business solutions.    The BEAM Program helps mitigate some of [...]

Municipal GIS

Our Municipal Geographical Information Systems project is currently moving forward and is in the final stages of the aerial imaging. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is currently preparing the raw data, which will be provided to our partner CGIS Spatial Solutions. For more information regarding the Municipal Geographical Information Systems Project.

CRTC Declares Broadband Internet a Basic Service

On Wednesday, December, 21st 2016, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), declared that broadband Internet is a basic telecommunication service, and handed down a ruling that ordered the country’s internet service providers (ISPs) to begin working towards being able to provide and boost services in rural and isolated areas, which Jean-Pierre Blais, the CRTC [...]

BEAM FUNDING BOOSTING THE LOCAL ECONOMY

Over 175 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Northeastern Ontario region benefited from the BEAM initiative. NEOnet conducted a survey of participants and found the following: Participating businesses directly contributed over $300,000 to the local economy in addition the funding provided by FedNor 44% of participants have experienced an increase of 10% in the [...]