Tyco appoints Cabletel as Canadian distributor

March 15, 2001
Mar. 15, 2001--Cabletel Communications Corporation announced that Tyco Electronics Canada Ltd., a copper and fiber optic structured cabling manufacturer, has appointed Cabletel Technologies as an Enterprise distributor in Canada of Tyco's Netconnect product line.

Cabletel Communications Corporation (AMEX:TTV, TSE:TTV) announced that Tyco Electronics Canada Ltd., a copper and fiber optic structured cabling manufacturer, has appointed Cabletel Technologies as an Enterprise distributor in Canada of Tyco's Netconnect product line.

Tyco Electronics Canada Ltd. is a subsidiary of Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC). Cabletel Technologies, a growing division of Cabletel, offers products and support to companies using and installing equipment to move large amounts of data.

The agreement with Tyco Electronics Canada Ltd. Will allow Cabletel Technologies to offer new products to existing customers while creating relationships with new customers.

About Cabletel:

Cabletel Communications Corp. is a full-service distributor of broadband equipment to the Canadian television and telecommunications industries offering products needed to construct, build, maintain and upgrade broadcasting and telecommunications systems. For more information, visit www.cabletelgroup.com.