An Internet Service Provider is an organization that provides services for accessing, using, or participating in the internet.
There are various Internet Service Providers(ISP) in Canada, with plans to suit every household and business office.
There are things to consider before choosing an internet provider: LOCATION, INTERNET SPEED, AND COST
Location: Observe which ISP service that operates in your area. Find out from friends, family neighbours, and the internet can be of great help.
Internet Speed: Internet service providers offer different speed options which are measured in Megabytes per second (Mbps) and depending on your work area.
We have different categories like; 2.5Mbps(email & social networking)
5 – 15Mbpd( downloading music & streaming shows),15+Mbps( gaming & live streaming) which needs a faster speed internet.
Cost: Before getting an ISP service, you need to know the installation charge which is supposed to be a one term fee or monthly fee. The faster the connection the more expensive the providers offer.
Now let’s see some of the lists of organizations that offer Internet Services in Canada which can be a very clear guide.
Infinite Internet: Infinite Internet provides an easy to install, dedicated 5G internet connection for your business and home office employees.
Easy – self installation that takes less than 3mins to connect. Just plug in the power cord and you are online.
Infinite Internet is affordable and offers high data allotments, greater video conferencing streaming quality, and a much better fixed wireless network.
Bell Internet originally and frequently still called Sympatico is a residential internet service provider in Canada.
Bell Internet mostly sells digital subscribers line (DSL) service which also offers Dil up service to businesses and residential customers. They use a telephone modem to provide internet access.
Bells digital subscribers line(DSL) services are based on ADSL, ADDL2+, and VDSL2 technology.
The main difference in both equipments varies from the speed of the signal, its length, and its ability to overcome the noise of a phone line.
Bell had monthly data transfer limits for all of their tiered internet services. Bell has simplified its DSL lineup to offer only two traditional plans and five FTTN plans.
Bell does not charge any additional fees for dry DSL
ROGERS HI-SPEED Internet is a broadband Internet Service Provider in Canada owned by Rogers Communication.
It is currently the second largest internet provider in Canada. Rogers offers cable internet using the Data over cable service interface specification (DO SIS) standard.
They also offer value added services such as Internet Security Computer software. The cable internet is branded as HYBRID FIBRE which indicates ” coaxial cable in customer’s homes.
The fibre spreads are 350mbps down and 350mbps up.
Rogers also uses fibre-to-the-home(FTTH) to power a new broadband services tier that provides upload and download speeds of up to 350Mbps(symmetric).
While previously offering Norton Internet Security, Rogers offers online protection which contains anti-virus/spywave, parent/ privacy control, and firewall features.
Rogers Internet Services offers a monthly 2 terabytes usage limit which is based on GPON. The overcharge fees are charged on a per gigabytes basis, rounded down to the nearest gigabytes.
There are so many other Internet service providers in Canada which offer good services such as TELUS and SHAW which are amongst the largest in Ontario.
SHAW COMMUNICATIONS is a Canadian telecommunications company that provides telephone, internet, television, and mobile services while TELUS COMMUNICATIONS INC(TCI) is Canadian National telecommunication product and service which also provides internet access,voice entertainment, healthcare, video, and IPTV television.
These guides can serve as an easy way to locate a good ISP in a given area.