Hi everyone. Recently, Rogers announced its 2018 annual report and it outlines details about investments on the cable front. This report confirms several of our suspicions of Rogers' action plan to improve their network and reliability in the last year and in the years ahead. Hopefully this post clearly outlines the investments Rogers is taking to improve its network.
1. In the last year, customers in select neighborhoods received a massive bandwidth uplift through network segmentation. This reduces the number of homes passed per node by adding more fibre nodes in the neighborhood. More on the customer experience from this upgrade can be read here.
2. In 2018, Rogers began to upgrade their HFC network to a mix of 1.2GHz FTTC and and FTTH.
3. Investments are also being made on the TV front: