Saskatchewan’s crown telecom agency Sasktel has today announced a new partnership with Samsung, that brings the power of 5G technology to Canadians in the West.
As the sole provider for SaskTel’s 5G network deployment, Samsung will supply the hardware, software and expertise needed to deliver a full, end-to-end 5G solution for SaskTel customers.
“We are pleased to select Samsung as the sole vendor for our 5G network deployment and we are confident that Samsung’s state-of-the-art 5G technology will deliver robust network capability and exceptional connectivity inherent in their 5G solutions,” said Doug Burnett, SaskTel President and CEO.
“We are excited to collaborate with SaskTel to roll out next generation 5G services within Saskatchewan, further expanding our 5G horizons in Canada with unparalleled 5G network solutions,” said Jeff Jo, President and CEO of Samsung Electronics Canada.
“Samsung is looking forward to supporting SaskTel and providing an end-to-end 5G solution exhibiting Samsung’s ongoing global commitment to advancing a new era in 5G expansion.”
This partnership further expands Samsung’s 5G leadership in Canada and builds on their previous 5G deployments for Canadian telecom giants TELUS and Videotron in Quebec.