BTC apologised for dropped and failed calls which were related to its 2G network. The company is undergoing major upgrades to its system and anticipates further service disruptions to come.
Blackberry’s manufacturer, RIM is in dire straits. BlackBerrys are useless without the data infrastructure, meaning if RIM goes bust and fails to sell its data networks, more than 78 million people will suddenly lose service.
BTC’s parent company, Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), announced its annual results for the 2011/12 year, the first time the company’s performance included a contribution from BTC.
BTC customers will experience a leap in the quality, speed and consistency of cellular service when the company completes critical milestones of an ongoing 18-month, $42 million upgrade this June
Due to major network upgrades BTC’s cell phone customers will likely experience disruptions in service for about six weeks, starting in June.
The leisurely pace in Abaco has been cranked up several notches with the arrival of BTC’s blazing 4G network on May19, featuring faster download speeds, better call service and enhanced browsing capabilities.
Despite campaign promises to revisit the BTC deal, the newly-elected Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) government was yesterday warned not to renegotiate the Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s (BTC) sale to Cable and Wireless.
BTC officials apologized for the disruption in cell service in New Providence over the weekend, explaining it was caused by efforts to complete a step in the GSM network upgrade.
Well wishers gathered in Bullocks Harbour, Berry Islands and Alice Town, Bimini this past week as BTC officially activated 4G services.