Ogero Says IMEWE Cable Under Maintenance

Ogero says IMEWE Cable Under Maintenance By Telecompaper February 9, 2018 Lebanese operator Ogero says the India-Middle East-Western Europe IMEWE cable connecting Lebanon's internet to the outside world was undergoing maintenance, but it expected the work to be completed by 08 February without significant interruption to users. Ogero CEO Imad Kreidieh told the Daily Star [...]

2018-02-09T10:13:00+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Vietnam Internet Connectivity Fully Restored

Vietnam Internet Connectivity Fully Restored By Vietnam+ January 25, 2018 Hanoi (VNA) – The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable was fully repaired on the night of January 23, fully restoring Vietnam internet connectivity between Vietnam and foreign countries, two days earlier than scheduled, a representative of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) confirmed. Following a [...]

2018-01-26T12:14:13+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

WACS Services Partially Paralyzed For Maintenance

WACS Services Partially Paralyzed For Maintenance By Angola Press January 23, 2018 According to a note from Angola Cables to which Angop has got access today, the works will last at noon, and the signal loss will be felt mainly in Angola and in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The WACS connects Cape Town [...]

2018-01-26T12:14:41+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|

APG Submarine Cable To Be Fixed On January 6-7

By Vietnam+ January 3, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) – The APG submarine cable from Vietnam to Singapore, which was crashed on December 23, 2017, will be fixed from January 6-7, according to an Internet services supplier in Vietnam. The repair is expected to finish on January 7. Since the cable was broken, network operators in Vietnam [...]

2018-01-03T10:38:56+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

APG Submarine Cable Damaged Again

By Vietnam+ December 27, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) - The Asia-Pacific Getaway (APG) Submarine cable from Vietnam to Singapore has crashed, negatively affecting internet capacity of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and other network operators. According to VNPT, after problems on the Asia-America Getaway (AAG) and Southeast Asia-Middle East-Western Europe (SMW-3) submarine cables on [...]

2017-12-31T14:22:24+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Down For Second Time In Four Months

By Lightwave December 29, 2017 Vocus has confirmed that the South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 3 (Sea-Me-We 3) submarine cable between Perth and Singapore is currently down. The Sea-Me-We 3 submarine cable is down for the second time in four months, and customers can expect to experience increased latency to Asian destinations until the link [...]

2017-12-29T14:20:43+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Down, Australia-Asia Traffic Slow

By Richard Chirgwin December 20, 2017 The fragile Sea-Me-We 3 cable that provides one of Australia's primary connections to Asia is out of action and awaiting repair. The break was first announced by Vocus on December 3. At that time, the company's status page said the cut was around 1,126 km from the cable's Singapore [...]

2017-12-22T15:44:50+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

Basslink Outage Caused By Exceeding Design Limit

By Corinne Reichert December 20, 2017 The Basslink subsea cable outage of 2015-16 was caused by Basslink (BPL) exceeding its design limit, which then degraded the cable, according to reports by two global experts provided to Hydro Tasmania. The findings on the subsea cable, which provides energy and wholesale high-speed telecommunications services to Tasmania, were [...]

2017-12-20T10:41:30+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: |

SEA-ME-WE 3 To Be Fixed By December 26

By VietnamPlus December 12, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) – Asia-Middle East-Western Europe (SEA-ME-WE 3) submarine cable troubles are expected to be fixed between December 21-26, 2017 instead of December 10 as planned, according to a representative from the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT). After the repair of the SEA-ME-WE 3 finishes, the Asia-America-Gateway (AAG)’s problems will [...]

2017-12-12T11:30:16+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Submarine Cable Cut Again

By Aaron Tan, Computer Weekly December 4, 2017 The aging SEA-ME-WE 3 submarine cable that links Australia to Southeast Asia was cut for the third time this year, underscoring the urgent need for a more robust connection to support the region’s growing internet traffic. According to reports, the nearly two-decade old SEA-ME-WE3 subsea cable that [...]

2017-12-04T12:52:22+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |