WJBTN has been serving local area businesses
and institutions since January 2010.
WJBTN’s transport network spans from
Moosonee along the Western James Bay Coast through Fort Albany,
Kashechewan and Attawapiskat. It consists of 12 fiber optic
strands along the entire route. WJBTN provides a dedicated,
redundant Gigabit of fiber optic transport between Moosonee
and each community utilizing DWDM and ethernet technologies.
WJBTN has a point of presence within each
community that is co-located within the Five Nations Energy
Telecom Shelters located within each community. Within each
carrier class environmentally controlled telecom shelter we
utilize a Carrier Class DC Power systems to provide redundant
DC power to WJBTN electronics. In the event of power outages,
WJBTN equipment will continue to operate for a mininimum of
WJBTN can deliver high bandwidth solutions
within the communities of Attawapiskat, Kashechewan and Fort
Albany via fiber optics that have been placed into all key
institutions and major businesses located within the communities.
WJBTN recently completed construction of
a new tower in Kashechewan, and colocates on existing towers
located in Attawapiskat and Fort Albany.
WJBTN has local technicians available in
each community to provide installation and troubleshooting
services. In addition WJBTN has partnered with an external
company to provide remote monitoring as well as management
services for the network with 24 hr customer support.