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Monday, March 23rd 2009: All WestNet Wireless EVDO base stations upgraded to Revision A (REV A)
Friday, February 20th 2009: WestNet Wireless expands Downtown Calgary Wi-Fi pilot project.
Friday, February 13th 2009: WestNet Wireless Launches Downtown Calgary Wi-Fi pilot project, utilizing the most powerful wide area Wi-Fi transmitters in Canada
Thursday, July 10th 2008: WestNet Wireless says it will never charge for incoming text messages, Read More
March 31st, 2008: Industry Canada rejects WestNet's application bid for wireless auction (AWS) WestNet to submit appeal to Ministry of Industry
February 25th, 2008: WestNet Wireless Submits application for Industry Canada Spectrum Auction
February 21st, 2008: WestNet CEO: Wireless spectrum auction unfair to smaller regional providers Read More
February 16th, 2008: WestNet Operations Summary Released. Read it here...
December 20th, 2006, WestNet to Patent WN Wi-Fi Soft-hand off Protocol using WestNet proprietary technology
November 2nd, 2006:
WestNet.ca Wireless Pricing Announced, Monthly $20.99 and Annual Package
November 1st, 2006: WestNet Wireless now covers Foothills Industrial, and greater Forest Lawn Area. Look For SSID "WestNet.ca Internet"
April 4th, 2006: WestNet launches limited area CDMA 1X-EVDO featuring a Nortel Networks base station in Central Calgary.
March 5th, 2006: WestNet first non major wireless carrier to offering ITVE wireless roaming.
February 22nd, 2006: Users in Radisson Heights, Forest Lawn, South Franklin Industrial park, may now use WestNet's Wireless Internet. Downloads speeds are up to 7 megabits per second. Client to tower speeds range from 1 - 54 Megabits per second.
February 22nd, 2006: Users in East Downtown, Inglewood, Albert Park, may now use WestNet's Wireless Internet. Downloads speeds are up to 10 megabits per second. Uploads are up to 5 megabits per second. Client to tower speeds range from 1 - 54 Megabits per second.
February 21st, 2006: WestNet is currently seeking partnerships with progressive wireless firms in the Calgary Area. Contact us at email@example.com
February, 8th, 2006: 2 location base stations selected for Calgary's wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) Network)
October 3rd, 2005: WestNet Selects Motorola, DDL-Networks as our Wi-Fi vendors and manufactures
October 3rd, 2005: DDL-Networks agrees to produce 1500 WestNet Branded Wi-Fi Adapters
September 24th, 2005 DDL-Networks to invest into WestNet when population coverage area is 300,000 people.
December 2, 2002: WestNet Announces Calgary's First Wi-Fi