Submarine Cable News and Analysis 2017-11-20T10:39:56+00:00

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  • SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 cover.

SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 – System Upgrades & New Technologies

November 20th, 2017|Comments Off on SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 – System Upgrades & New Technologies

  • PLDT has announced plans to increase international capacity over the next several years.

PLDT To Expand Capacity To 8.4 Tbps By End 2019

November 17th, 2017|Comments Off on PLDT To Expand Capacity To 8.4 Tbps By End 2019

  • News from around the submarine telecoms industry for the week of November 6-10.

This Week In Submarine Telecoms November 10-16

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  • ESnet is upgrading it's Transatlantic submarine network links.

ESnet Upgrades Transatlantic Network

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  • The new prime minister of the Solomon Islands will continue to push for the undersea cable project connecting the Solomon Islands to Australia.

Solomons PM Vows To Take On Undersea Cable

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  • Reliance Communications announced that they will not be paying debts for the time being.

RCom Falls 5%, Makes No Payment To Lenders

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Newly Repaired Cable In Vietnam Disrupted Again

November 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Newly Repaired Cable In Vietnam Disrupted Again

Slow Internet To Continue In Bangladesh Saturday For Cable Repairs

October 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Slow Internet To Continue In Bangladesh Saturday For Cable Repairs

(Bangladesh) Internet Slow Due To Submarine Cable Work

October 24th, 2017|Comments Off on (Bangladesh) Internet Slow Due To Submarine Cable Work

Vietnam’s Internet Back Up To Speed Following Major Repair Work

October 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Vietnam’s Internet Back Up To Speed Following Major Repair Work

(Vietnam) International Cable Lines To Be Fixed Next Week

October 20th, 2017|Comments Off on (Vietnam) International Cable Lines To Be Fixed Next Week

ICPC Returns To Cape Town To hold Its 2018 Diamond Jubilee Plenary

October 6th, 2017|Comments Off on ICPC Returns To Cape Town To hold Its 2018 Diamond Jubilee Plenary

ICPC: The Latest Insights into Submarine Cables and Biodiversity Beyond National Jurisdiction

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ICPC Issues New Recommendations On Cable Operations and Deep Seabed Mining

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Taking the Pulse of the Industry on Submarine Cable Sunday at PTC ’17

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STF Today @ PTC ’17

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  • Tata Communications will connect the Seabras-1 submarine cable system to its global network.

Tata Communications Extends Reach To Brazil

November 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Tata Communications Extends Reach To Brazil

  • Seaborn Networks now provides ultra-low latency routes between the US and Brazil through its Seabras-1 submarine cable.

Seaborn Networks Delivers ULL Routes Between Brazil And U.S.

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NTT Communications’ Offers Lowest-level Latency Between JPX & Financial Market In Chicago

November 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on NTT Communications’ Offers Lowest-level Latency Between JPX & Financial Market In Chicago

Nigeria: Submarine Cable System Underused After U.S.$1 Billion Investment

November 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Nigeria: Submarine Cable System Underused After U.S.$1 Billion Investment

PacketFabric Selects Aqua Comms’ AEConnect To Further Extend Its Network Footprint

October 25th, 2017|Comments Off on PacketFabric Selects Aqua Comms’ AEConnect To Further Extend Its Network Footprint

  • Data center

1025Connect and NJFX Plan Fiber Route Around Manhattan

November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on 1025Connect and NJFX Plan Fiber Route Around Manhattan

Angola Cables Collaborates With Microsoft In Africa

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Vodafone Launching In NextDC Perth Datacentre

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Wave Completes Oregon Coast Route, Links Cable Landing Station, Data Centers

October 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Wave Completes Oregon Coast Route, Links Cable Landing Station, Data Centers

Megaport Expands Multicloud Capabilities In Singapore

September 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Megaport Expands Multicloud Capabilities In Singapore

  • PLDT has announced plans to increase international capacity over the next several years.

PLDT To Expand Capacity To 8.4 Tbps By End 2019

November 17th, 2017|Comments Off on PLDT To Expand Capacity To 8.4 Tbps By End 2019

  • The new prime minister of the Solomon Islands will continue to push for the undersea cable project connecting the Solomon Islands to Australia.

Solomons PM Vows To Take On Undersea Cable

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  • Facebook and the Philippines government have partnered for a new telecoms infrastructure project.

Facebook, Philippines Partner For Faster Internet

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  • A view of Honiara, one of the cities the Solomon Islands cable may land at.

Solomon Islands To Look At Australian Cable Offer

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  • A view of Fortaleza, Brazil, one of the SACS landing points.

SACS Submarine Cable Enters Final Stretch

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  • Tampnet will provide telecoms infrastructure to offshore oil & gas platforms on the Dutch continental shelf.

Tampnet To Provide Communications To Platforms On Dutch Continental Shelf

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Vocus Connects North-West Cable System To Ichthys LNG, Shell’s Prelude FLNG Facility

October 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Vocus Connects North-West Cable System To Ichthys LNG, Shell’s Prelude FLNG Facility

Com4 Signs A 4G Roaming Agreement With Tampnet

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Magazine Issue 96 – Offshore Energy Out Now

September 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Magazine Issue 96 – Offshore Energy Out Now

Mermaid Secures Contract For Survey In The Middle East

September 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Mermaid Secures Contract For Survey In The Middle East

  • Reliance Communications announced that they will not be paying debts for the time being.

RCom Falls 5%, Makes No Payment To Lenders

November 16th, 2017|Comments Off on RCom Falls 5%, Makes No Payment To Lenders

  • Anacom has called investment in submarine cables a 'high priority'.

Submarine Cables Investment A ‘High Priority’ for Anacom

November 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Submarine Cables Investment A ‘High Priority’ for Anacom

  • Telefonica has agreed to sell another 15.2% of Telxius to KKR.

Telefonica Sells 15.2% Telxius To KKR For EUR 484.5 Mln

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PLDTs Cable Landing Stations Awarded International Certification

November 6th, 2017|Comments Off on PLDTs Cable Landing Stations Awarded International Certification

CenturyLink Completes Acquisition Of Level 3

November 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on CenturyLink Completes Acquisition Of Level 3

  • The SubOptic 2019 Programme Committee has announced the Papers Committee Co-Chairs.

SubOptic Announces Appointment of Papers Co-Chairmen for 2019 Conference

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The SubOptic 2019 Site Has Officially Launched

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Xtera Chairman To Serve as Programme Chair For SubOptic 2019

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STF Events Holds SubOptic 2019 Kick-Off In The Big Easy

June 16th, 2017|Comments Off on STF Events Holds SubOptic 2019 Kick-Off In The Big Easy

Marching In To SubOptic 2019

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  • SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 cover.

SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 – System Upgrades & New Technologies

November 20th, 2017|Comments Off on SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 97 – System Upgrades & New Technologies

  • Submarine Cable Almanac Issue 24 Cover

Submarine Cable Almanac Issue 24 Out Now

November 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Submarine Cable Almanac Issue 24 Out Now

2017-18 STF Submarine Telecoms Industry Report Is Now Available

October 16th, 2017|Comments Off on 2017-18 STF Submarine Telecoms Industry Report Is Now Available

Magazine Issue 96 – Offshore Energy Out Now

September 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Magazine Issue 96 – Offshore Energy Out Now

Almanac Issue 23 Available Now

August 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Almanac Issue 23 Available Now

  • ESnet is upgrading it's Transatlantic submarine network links.

ESnet Upgrades Transatlantic Network

November 16th, 2017|Comments Off on ESnet Upgrades Transatlantic Network

Tele Greenland Finishes 100-Gbps Cable System Upgrade

October 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Tele Greenland Finishes 100-Gbps Cable System Upgrade

Sparkle And GO Upgrade Italy-Malta Cable

October 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Sparkle And GO Upgrade Italy-Malta Cable

Transpacific encryption success at 100Gbps

September 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Transpacific encryption success at 100Gbps

Infinera, Seaborn Set Industry Benchmark For Capacity-Reach With XTS-3300 On Seabras-1

September 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Infinera, Seaborn Set Industry Benchmark For Capacity-Reach With XTS-3300 On Seabras-1