Tata Communications Extends Reach To Brazil

By Tata Communications Press Release November 13, 2017 Mumbai, India - Tata Communications, a leading provider of network, cloud and security services, has expanded to Brazil, connecting Latin America’s largest economy with international financial capitals such as New York, London, Mumbai and Singapore. By linking the new Seabras-1 cable system with Tata Communications’ global network, the company will [...]

2017-11-13T14:17:59+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |

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

By Seaborn Networks Press Release November 9, 2017 SeaSpeed provides the only ultra-low latency route from 1400 Federal NJ to B3 São Paulo Boston, Massachusetts – Seaborn Networks (“Seaborn”), a leading developer-owner-operator of submarine fiber optic cable systems, announced today it has delivered SeaSpeed Tier 1 on Seabras-1 to its customers of record. SeaSpeed Tier 1 [...]

2017-11-10T10:54:28+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

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

By NTT Com Press Release November 2, 2017 TOKYO, JAPAN — NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group (TYO: 9432), announced today that it has launched an ultra-low-latency connectivity service, JPX-Chicago Co-Location Direct, between financial markets of Tokyo operated by Japan Exchange Group (JPX), including the [...]

2017-11-02T10:10:54+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |

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

By Adeyemi Adepetun, All Africa November 1, 2017 After several investments worth over $1 billion (N306 billion), the nation's submarine cable system is still hampered by gross underutilisation. The cost of NITEL's South Atlantic 3 (SAT3) fibre optic cable, which now belongs to ntel, for instance is put at over $600 million. MTN's West African [...]

2017-11-01T10:36:32+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

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

By Aqua Comms Press Release October 25, 2017 DUBLIN, Ireland — Aqua Comms DAC (“Aqua Comms”), the operator of Ireland’s first dedicated subsea fibre-optic network interconnecting New York, Dublin and London, today announces that PacketFabric, the highly scalable network-as-a-service platform and member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, selects its America-Europe Connect (“AEConnect”) subsea cable system to provision secure, low-latency transatlantic [...]

2017-10-25T11:08:10+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

PLDT to launch AAE-1 cable system by end-2017

By Telecompaper October 12, 2017 PLDT plans to open another international submarine cable link for the Philippines to three continents with the launch of the new Asia-Africa-Europe 1 Submarine Cable System (AAE-1) before the end of 2017. PLDT reports it is investing an initial PHP 500 million in the 25,000-kilometer international cable system through a [...]

2017-10-12T10:46:44+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |

Cinia Completes Hanko Branch For C-Lion1

By Telecompaper October 6, 2017 Cinia Group said the branch connection to Hanko of the C-Lion1 submarine data cable is about to be completed. The new connection increases the appeal of the Western Uusimaa region from the standpoint of new business opportunities and job creation. Businesses and borough councils in Hanko and the Raasepori region [...]

2017-10-06T10:27:09+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

SEA-ME-WE-5 Landing Station, Matara Inaugurated by President Sirisena

By Priyan De Silva, Daily News October 4, 2017 Sri Lanka Telecom’s SEA-ME-WE-5 Submarine Cable landing station at Browns Hill Matara was inaugurated by President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday evening. The President also digitally laid the foundation stone for the South Asia’s first state-of-the-art Submarine Cable Depot in Galle port which will be operated and [...]

2017-10-04T14:10:10+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |

Seaborn Networks And Aqua Comms Partner On Route Between South America and Europe

By Seaborn Networks Press Release September 29, 2017 Boston, Massachusetts and Dublin, Ireland — Seaborn Networks (“Seaborn”), the owner-operator of the most direct subsea fiber network between São Paulo and New York, and Aqua Comms DAC (“Aqua Comms”), the operator of Ireland’s first dedicated subsea fiber-optic network interconnecting New York, Dublin and London, announced today the formation [...]

2017-09-29T17:08:22+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Globe launches SEA-US cable system in Davao City

By Rappler.com September 25, 2017 MANILA, Philippines – Globe Telecom held a ceremonial launch for its $250-million Southeast Asia-United States (SEA-US) submarine cable system in Davao City on Friday, September 22, which the company sees will improve transmission, connectivity, and network resiliency in Mindanao and the rest of the country. Outside of Luzon, the 14,500-kilometer [...]

2017-09-26T10:31:08+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |