Aliant High-Speed Internet - Aliant provides high-speed internet services to most areas of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. However, in more remote rural locations, only dial-up internet is currently offered by Aliant.
Rogers Communications - Rogers supplies high-speed cable internet in most urbanized parts of Cape Breton.
Seaside Wireless Internet - Seaside offers both high-speed wireless internet (Nova Scotia Rural Broadband) and cable internet to a large portion of Cape Breton Island.
Galaxy Broadband Communications - Galaxy supplies high-speed satellite internet to customers virtually anywhere in Canada, including Cape Breton. If you live somewhere where even Seaside does not provide internet service, you always have the option to install a satellite connection.
If you can access the internet and email through your cell phone, these cellular coverage maps will show you what kind of cellular coverage you can expect on Cape Breton Island:
Nova Scotia's Community Access Program provides public internet access through local CAP sites. Cape Breton Island is covered by 4 different umbrella organizations that organize CAP sites within their county, supplying access to email, faxing, computer training, and wireless internet all over Cape Breton.