Bonavista, Newfoundland - Eastlink is bringing choice in local telephone service and faster Internet speeds to residents in the Bonavista area with the completion of a $1.8 million network upgrade. With this state-of-the-art digital network, area residents can now subscribe to Eastlink’s great line-up of communications and entertainment services, while taking advantage of bundled savings and one of the fastest Internet services in North America.*
“Having just completed a $1.3 million network upgrade in the Clarenville area, this continued investment speaks to Eastlink’s commitment to bring more services to more communities across the province,” says Arthur Taylor, Eastlink Regional Manager, NL. “Not only does this expansion allow Eastlink to offer area residents choice in local telephone service and faster Internet speeds, they now have the opportunity to experience the convenience, value and savings of an Eastlink Watch, Surf & Talk Bundle.”
Customers now have access to: Eastlink Telephone, which allows residents to keep their existing phone number and choose from flexible long distance calling plans; High Speed Extreme 15, Eastlink’s incredibly fast new 15 Mbps high speed Internet service; and Eastlink Bundles, allowing customer to achieve additional savings by combining their services, with the added convenience of one bill; as well as an expanded digital cable channel line-up and improved customer service. Business customers can expect to have access to these services in the fall of 2009 with the launch of Eastlink Business.
Communities benefitting from this upgrade include Bonavista, Catalina, Elliston, Little Catalina, Melrose and Port Union.
Since entering the Newfoundland & Labrador market in April 2008, Eastlink has been upgrading its digital network to ensure new and existing customers have access to the best in communications and entertainment services.
* One of the fastest in North America refers to consistent ranking among the top 5 ISPs in North America by broadbandreports.com.
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the fifth largest cable company in Canada and was the first to offer customers local telephone service over a state-of-the-art digital network. Eastlink is one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies with more than 900 employees who provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to residential, business and public sector customers across the Atlantic Provinces. For more information on Eastlink products and services, please visit www.eastlink.ca
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