Tui Samoa Submarine Cable Operation Delayed

By Radio New Zealand January 9, 2018 Samoa's Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Afamasaga Rico Tupa'i, has revealed a delay in the start of operation for the country's new Tui Samoa submarine cable which was scheduled to begin last month. The minister has told Radio 2AP a technical hiccup in the connection of the [...]

2018-01-09T14:19:18+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: |

HAVFRUE Cable Selects Supplier TE SubCom

TE SubCom Press Release January 9, 2018 EATONTOWN, N.J., January 9, 2018 – TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. Company (NYSE: TEL) and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, with a consortium including Aqua Comms, Bulk Infrastructure, Facebook, and others, today announced that a contract has been signed with TE SubCom as the system [...]

2018-01-09T11:28:34+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

TE SubCom To Start Work On DARE Submarine Cable

By Telecompaper January 3, 2018 Djibouti Telecom and its partners have announced that the supply contract for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express DARE submarine cable system has come into force, with TE SubCom as supplier. The 5,400-km DARE cable will connect Djibouti and Mombasa, Kenya, with branches to three major coastal cities in Somalia, respectively [...]

2018-01-03T10:46:09+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

Bulk Infrastructure, Facebook Partner On Mermaid Cable

By Harald Berglihn, DN Investor December 26, 2017 A Norwegian company collaborates with Facebook, among others, to build and own the Mermaid Cable that extends from the United States to Denmark. Norway has the opportunity to connect. We hereby become the first data center provider with its own transatlantic fiber cable, says Peder Nærbø (48). [...]

2018-01-02T11:09:13+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Huawei Marine To Begin PEACE Submarine Cable Survey

By Lightwave December 28, 2017 Tropic Science Co., Ltd. (Tropic Science) and Huawei Marine Networks say that the PEACE submarine cable desktop study (DTS) is nearly complete, and the marine survey will begin on January 15, 2018. The PEACE undersea cable system will be ready for service in the fourth quarter of 2019. The first [...]

2017-12-28T16:04:00+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

PEACE Cable About To Complete Desktop Study

Huawei Marine Press Release December 22, 2017 Tropic Science Limited (Tropic Science) and Huawei Marine Networks Co., Limited (Huawei Marine) are proud to announce the forthcoming completion of the PEACE Submarine Cable desktop study (DTS). Huawei Marine will commerce marine survey on January 15 and the PEACE Cable System will be Ready-For-Service (RFS) earlier 4th [...]

2017-12-22T11:15:54+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

TE SubCom, Djibouti Telecom Announce DARE CIF

By Ocean News December 21, 2017 Djibouti Telecom and its partners announces that the supply contract for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express (DARE) submarine cable system has come into force, with TE SubCom as supplier. The 5,400km DARE submarine cable system will connect Djibouti (Djibouti) and Mombasa (Kenya), with branches to three major coastal cities [...]

2017-12-22T11:09:08+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Algeria To Commission Transatlantic Cable

By Telecompaper December 15, 2017 Algeria's Minister of Post and Information and Communication Technologies, Iman Houda Feraoun, announced that the country will sign an agreement before the end of the year for a new Transatlantic cable linking the city of Annaba to the US coast, reports Huffpostmaghreb. Feraoun also revealed that the operating rights for [...]

2017-12-17T22:46:17+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

China, Finland In Talks About Arctic Cable

By Janne Suokas, GB Times December 14, 2017 China is reportedly in talks with Finland about a high-speed telecommunication arctic cable connecting Europe and Asia through the Arctic Ocean, a sign of the country’s growing interest in developing the Arctic region. State-owned China Telecom Corp expressed interest in participating in the cable project in September, [...]

2017-12-17T22:40:25+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Vocus ASC To Support Critical Indonesian IT Infrastructure

Vocus Communications Press Release December 11, 2017 The Vocus Communications Australia Singapore Cable (“ASC”) is to be officially launched in Indonesia today, in an event with its Landing Partner XL Axiata. The event celebrates the strategic and economic opportunities the cable will deliver for Indonesia as a key landing point on the ASC route. Attendees [...]

2017-12-11T11:23:04+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |