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Antel Inaugurates Uruguay Section Of Monet

By Telecompaper August 21, 2017 Uruguayan operator Antel has announced the completion of the new subsea fibre-optic cable connecting Maldonado in Uruguay with the city of Santos in Brazil. The 2,000 km long section has six pairs of fibres and will help increase the total bandwidth of existing submarine cable systems up to 90 terabits [...]

2017-08-22T11:54:58+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Future Systems|

WFN Strategies Makes Inc. 5000

By WFN Strategies Press Release August 16, 2017 STERLING, VIRGINIA –  For the third time, WFN Strategies has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 36th Annual Inc. 5000 list, recognizing it as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. The Inc. 5000 ranks private companies by overall revenue growth over a three-year period and recognizes business [...]

2017-08-16T15:01:29+00:00 August 16th, 2017|State of the Industry|

Telefonica Upgrades SAM-1

By Telecompaper August 14, 2017 Telefonica has upgraded its submarine cable system connecting Argentina with the US and Central America, reports news agency Efe. The South American-1 cable offers the company four alternative terrestrial routes to maintain connectivity, with two routes each over the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Read more...

2017-08-14T10:26:47+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Technology & Upgrades|

Midgardsormen Urges Public Funding

By Telecompaper August 14, 2017 Any new, alternative cable routes out of Norway would be dependent either on public funding, or on financing from content providers such as Google, Facebook and Netflix. So said Bjorn Ronning, CEO of Midgardsormen AS, which is planning to build a transatlantic submarine cable, in an excerpt from an article [...]

2017-08-14T10:23:29+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Future Systems|

E-Marine Restores EASSy Connectivity

By Telecompaper August 14, 2017 Submarine cable firm E-Marine has successfully restored the 10,000 kilometer underwater 'EASSy' cable that runs the length of Africa’s east coast. The EASSy cable (Eastern Africa Submarine Cable System) was out of service as it was damaged around 4 km offshore Mogadishu. E-Marine played an integral role in restoring the [...]

2017-08-14T10:20:48+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Cable Faults|

Southern Cross NEXT Will Be Fastest Cable Between US And APAC

By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet August 14, 2017 Southern Cross Cable Network has announced that it will commence construction of its $350 million submarine cable after completing a seafloor survey and discovering a more efficient route. According to Southern Cross, eight customers have already signed intent to use the cable, including the Pacific islands of Fiji, [...]

2017-08-14T10:17:53+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Future Systems|

This Week In Submarine Telecoms August 7-11

Cable Faults Pakistan Suffers Rs1bn Loss Due To Submarine Cable Fault Current Systems Hawaiian Telcom Announces Completion of SEA-US Cable Future Systems SACS To Begin Operating In July 2018 Solomons Government ‘Committed’ To Huawei Cable Despite ‘Concerns’ State of the Industry Marseille Data Centre Now Bridge Between Europe And 1,500 Indian Cities Abu Dhabi Investment [...]

2017-08-11T18:25:36+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Weekly Wrap-Up|

Abu Dhabi Investment Group To Acquire Fiber Prime Telecommunications

By Abu Dhabi Investment Group Press Release August 8, 2017 NEW YORK, United States and ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi Investment Group (“ABDIG”), a private investment group from Abu Dhabi, announced today an investment to acquire 62.5% of Fiber Prime Telecommunication’s (FPT) shares. ABDIG is planning to invest up to $5 billion in [...]

2017-08-11T13:51:13+00:00 August 11th, 2017|State of the Industry|

Hawaiian Telcom Announces Completion of SEA-US Cable

By Hawaiian Telcom Press Release August 11, 2017 HONOLULU, Hawaii, United States - Hawaiian Telcom (NASDAQ:HCOM) announced today that the historic $250 million Southeast Asia – United States (SEA-US) undersea fiber cable system is complete and ready for commercial service. Hawaiian Telcom is a part-owner and operator of the ultra-long-haul submarine fiber system connecting Indonesia, the Philippines, Guam, Hawai‘i and California. “We’re proud to be part [...]

2017-08-11T13:37:44+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Current Systems|

Marseille Data Centre Now Bridge Between Europe And 1,500 Indian Cities

By João Marques Lima, Data Economy August 11, 2017 Telecommunications and data centre services provider Sify Technologies has opened a point of presence (PoP) at Interxion’s Marseille data centre in a bid to expand its business reach in Europe and Asia. The company operates telecom data network infrastructure that reaches more than 1,400 cities and towns [...]

2017-08-11T13:33:25+00:00 August 11th, 2017|State of the Industry|