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Unleashing Innovation in Defence: Explore Datron Radios, Peplink Networking, and Generac Generators at CANSEC 2023

The highly anticipated CANSEC 2023 tradeshow is just around the corner, and another sneak preview of the solutions on display at the ROCK Networks booth. Our last blog gave a glimpse of the satellite solutions that will be on display, now we’ll showcase three additional solutions you can find at our booth that have the… Read More»

The Future of Satellite Connectivity for the Defence Industry: A Glimpse at CANSEC 2023

CANSEC is the largest and most important defence and security tradeshow in Canada. It is an event that brings together industry experts, government representatives, and technology providers to showcase the latest advancements in defence technology. ROCK Networks is thrilled to attend CANSEC this year on May 31 and June 1 to showcase our latest satellite… Read More»

Which Hytera Radio is Right for You?

Hytera is a leading global provider of professional two-way radios for businesses and organizations of all sizes. Their extensive range of radios includes digital and analog models, offering advanced features such as GPS positioning, voice recording, and text messaging. As a result, Hytera radios can enhance communication and increase productivity across various industries. With a… Read More»

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Lessons Learned for Rural ISPs at the CanWISP 2023 Conference

Small internet service providers (ISPs) are essential in bridging the digital divide and ensuring that all Canadians have access to reliable and affordable internet services, regardless of where they live. The Canadian Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (CanWISP), a non-profit organization representing many small ISPs, recently hosted its annual conference. ROCK Networks’ staff attended the… Read More»

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5 Things PSAPs Should Look for in Their NG9-1-1 System

Whether you’re Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) or a first line responder, you’ve likely heard of NG9-1-1. It’s the next generation of emergency services that will involve more advanced capabilities like text messaging and location tracking. While the switch is mandatory in Canada (as set forth by the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission), it will… Read More»

The State of Canada’s Provincial and Territorial Broadband Funding

Three years ago, COVID-19 lockdowns forced millions of Canadians to work, learn and access vital services like telemedicine from home. While the transition was easy for those in urban areas with access to reliable, high-speed internet, those living in rural, remote, and Indigenous communities couldn’t keep up. Rural communities have struggled with accessing high-speed internet… Read More»

4 Powerful Ways Your Grocery Store Can Cut Costs (Cold Chain Management + More)

Margins are historically thin for retailers like grocery stores. That’s why cost savings are imperative.  However, this can’t come at the expense of quality, especially when customer satisfaction and loyalty are so dependent upon product quality. In this blog post, you’ll learn how you can reduce expenses and generate greater cost savings for your grocery… Read More»

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Two-Way Radios for Skiing and Snowboarding: What to Know Before You Buy

You may think that two-way radios are just for construction workers, emergency personnel and other businesses where efficient communication is crucial, but the fact is that they have a lot of value for everyday use in our non-working lives. Especially in areas with little to no cell phone coverage, two-way radios are an excellent communication… Read More»