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Bell to acquire Distributel, a major independent network service provider

Bell today announced the acquisition of Distributel, one of Canada’s largest independent network service providers. The deal is undergoing regulatory review. Details of the transaction, including the closing date and financial information, were not disclosed. According to the press release, Distributel will continue to operate independently upon transaction close, under the leadership of current chief

Coffee Briefing August 16, 2022 – Wagepoint acquires KinHR; Canadian startup joins Mastercard Start Path program; Humi acquires scheduling software Ameego; and more

Coffee Briefings are timely deliveries of the latest ITWC headlines, interviews, and podcasts. Today’s Coffee Briefing is delivered by IT World Canada’s editorial team! Missed last week’s Coffee Briefing? We’ve got you covered. What’s new this week Wagepoint acquires KinHR to build workplace solutions for small businesses and their teams Canadian fintech company Wagepoint is acquiring KinHR. KinHR, soon

Beanfield acquires Urbanfibre to expand its reach to Vancouver

Toronto-based internet operator Beanfield Metroconnect is expanding its service scope to the west coast with the acquisition of Urbanfibre on July 28. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Urbanfibre has a 30-year history of providing internet services to multi-story residential and commercial buildings, serving customers in both the public and private sectors. Its dedicated fibre optics

DLEP adds an extra $17.6 million to help more Canadians acquire digital skills

The Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, François-Philippe Champagne, last week launched the second phase of the Digital Literacy Exchange Program (DLEP), announcing additional federal funding. This investment of $17.6 million over three years will be used to support initiatives focusing on teaching digital skills to underrepresented groups More specifically, it will be used to