Michel Lalonde is Storm Internet’s VP Sales and Operations and has been with the company since 2007. Michel has extensive knowledge of internet technologies and has worked with many commercial clients to develop customized managed internet solutions. Michel’s areas of expertise include system customization, troubleshooting, network security, and integration.
Challenges of Getting Internet into Rural Areas
Linking rural Canada to high-speed internet is an expensive endeavor – both in terms of the investment of technology required, and consumer value for these services. Other challenges include difficulty reaching remote areas, sparse populations, and depending on environmental factors – system integrity. This session reviews the challenges and addresses some of the solutions that Storm Internet offers rural populations.