Access Communications and Plume partner to launch AccessSmart Wi-Fi+

Regina, SK – Access Communications Co-operative announces the introduction of its most advanced Wi-Fi product to date. AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass provides customers with whole-home coverage, control, optimization, advanced cybersecurity, smart home protection and more.

“AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass is a game-changing technology for Access customers, particularly with their increased use of the internet at home,” said Carmela Haines, Chief Operating Officer for Access Communications. “We think power users will love the speed and performance optimization this system offers, while families will appreciate the parental control tools and protection. And we love the simplicity – users plug their pods into power outlets to enjoy a premium Wi-Fi service which is installed in minutes via the user-friendly app.”

“Plume is proud to enable Access Communications to deliver an unparalleled internet experience through reliable whole-home Wi-Fi, personalized parental controls, guest access, and tightly secured devices,” said Tyson Marian, Chief Commercial Officer at Plume. “Access is introducing a powerful experience-driven solution for the ever-changing needs of the smart home.”

AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass is a premium adaptive Wi-Fi system that covers a household wall-to-wall, delivering a fast, reliable and consistent internet experience throughout a customer’s home. This system continuously learns and optimizes performance, allocating capacity to devices when they need it most. Customers can see and manage all devices connected to the network and balance screen time with scheduled internet freezes, quick time-outs, and enhanced parental controls via the user-friendly HomePass app. Need more coverage? Additional pods plug straight into power outlets – no cables required.

AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass includes:
●    Coverage: Walk room-to-room on a FaceTime call, stream your favourite 4K content or download a large work file – all at the same time.
●    Control: Use the HomePass app to set parental controls, limit guest access, schedule internet freezes, and more.
●    Optimization: Unlike other mesh network systems, AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass continuously learns about your internet needs and performs advanced self-optimizations.
●    Security: Surf in safely as AccessSmart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass filters our suspicious content, monitors devices and even blocks ad content, improving your browsing experience. 

For more information on Access Smart Wi-Fi+ powered by Plume HomePass, visit

About Plume
Plume® is the creator of the world’s first SaaS experience platform for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) and their subscribers, deployed in more than 20 million homes globally. As the only open and hardware-independent solution, Plume enables the rapid delivery of new services for connected homes (and beyond) at massive scale. For consumers, Plume delivers self-optimizing Wi-Fi, cyber-security, access controls, and more. CSPs get robust back-end applications for unprecedented visibility and support. Plume leverages OpenSync™, an open-source framework which comes pre-integrated and supported on the leading silicon, CPE, and platform SDKs. Visit and, and follow Plume on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Plume, Powered by Plume, HomePass, and OpenSync are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Plume Design, Inc.

About Access Communications Co-operative
Access Communications Co-operative began serving customers in 1978 and has grown into one of Saskatchewan’s largest telecommunications companies. We deliver exceptional communications and entertainment services to over 235 communities and 170,000 square kilometres of rural areas across our province. As a community-owned, not-for-profit co-operative, our commitment to the community goes beyond providing internet, television, phone, and security services. We dedicate 100% of our earnings to improving the quality of life in the communities and rural areas where we live and do business, primarily through our AccessNow TV community channels, corporate initiatives and fundraising events, and our Children’s Fund charity.

For more information contact:

Fran Moran
Communications Manager
Access Communications Co-operative
Phone: 306-565-5369; toll free: 1-866-211-6334 ext. 5369

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