Videotron Ltd.
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Videotron Ltd.

March 11, 2010 10:55 ET

Videotron Business Solutions Increases File Transfer Limits on Ultimate Speed Internet 30™ And 50™ Services

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 11, 2010) - Videotron Business Solutions is pleased to announce that it is raising file transfer limits on its Ultimate Speed Internet 30tm and Ultimate Speed Internet 50tm services with no increase in price. Maximum downloads/uploads are being increased from 150 Gb to 250 Gb for Ultimate Speed Internet 30 and from 200 Gb to 300 Gb for Ultimate Speed Internet 50. The changes respond to the changing needs of Quebec's small and medium-sized businesses.

Enhanced business service

"Videotron is adjusting its services to meet the new challenges that small and medium-sized businesses face every day," said Eric Champagne, Vice President, Marketing, Videotron Business Solutions. "Videotron is committed to keeping pace with its business customers and proactively supporting their development."

Starting today, Videotron Business Solutions customers can take advantage of the increased capacity on the Ultimate Speed Internet 30 and 50 services, still priced at $119.90 and $149.95 respectively.

Videotron Ltd. (www.videotron.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, Internet access services, cable telephony and wireless telephone service. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its illico interactive television system and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of December 31, 2009, Videotron was serving 1,777,000 cable television customers in Quebec, including 1,084,100 subscribers to illico Digital TV. Videotron is the Quebec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,170,600 subscribers to its cable modem service as of December 31, 2009. As of the same date, Videotron had activated 82,800 handsets on its wireless telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,014,000 Quebec households and organizations. For the fifth consecutive year, Videotron was named Quebec's most respected telecommunications company by Les Affaires magazine, based on a Leger Marketing survey.

"Ultimate Speed Internet 30" and "Ultimate Speed Internet 50" are registered trademarks of Videotron Ltd.

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