Hexatronic Wins Submarine Cable Orders

Hexatronic Wins Submarine Cable Orders Totaling 33 MSEK Hexatronic Group AB Press Release February 23, 2018 Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB, has recently signed several agreements regarding fiber optic submarine cable. The total order value amounts to 33 MSEK, of which most of it is from [...]

2018-02-23T12:52:18+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , |

TE SubCom, SSCC To Build New Cable Depot

TE SubCom and Samoa Submarine Cable Company (SSCC) To Build A New Cable Depot In Samoa To Service The South Pacific Marine Maintenance Agreement (SPMMA) TE SubCom Press Release January 28, 2018 With support from the Government of Samoa, TE SubCom and SSCC will construct the new depot in the Port of Apia, Samoa EATONTOWN, [...]

Samoa Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister

Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister By Elizabeth Ah-Hi January 31, 2018 The future is exciting for the Information Communication Technology (I.C.T.) in Samoa. That’s the belief of the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Afamasaga Rico Tupai, who provided an update about the state of the Tui Samoa Cable as well as other key I.C.T. [...]

2018-02-02T10:08:59+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

MainOne Partners With WACREN For Education

MainOne Partners With WACREN To Boost Connectivity To Research And Education Institutions MainOne Press Release January 26, 2018 Following a highly competitive and non-discriminatory bidding process involving leading communications operators in Africa, leading Connectivity and Data Center solutions provider, MainOne has emerged winner of a 15-year contract with the West and Central African Research and [...]

2018-01-26T12:19:49+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tampnet Selects GTT Communications For Transatlantic Connectivity

Tampnet Selects GTT Communications For Transatlantic Connectivity GTT Communications Press Release January 23, 2018 McLean, VA, January 23, 2018 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that Tampnet, a leading provider of data networking to the offshore industry, selected GTT’s optical transport services to connect [...]

Globalinx Data Centers To Build New Carrier-Neutral Data Center Campus in Virginia Beach

Globalinx Data Centers To Build New Carrier-Neutral Data Center Campus in Virginia Beach Globalinx Data Centers Press Release January 22, 2018 Honolulu, HI and Virginia Beach, VA – Globalinx Data Centers, Virginia Beach’s first and only carrier-neutral cable landing and terrestrial meet-me-point for international connectivity to Europe, Africa and South America, announced today at PTC’18 [...]

2018-01-26T11:56:19+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

Vocus To Restructure Enterprise And Wholesale Arms

By Corinne Reichert January 15, 2018 Vocus has announced that it will be separating its wholesale and enterprise arms as part of what it called its accelerated transformation program. As a result, Vocus will now have four operating segments: Enterprise and Government; Wholesale and International; Consumer; and New Zealand. In a statement to the Australian [...]

2018-01-15T14:58:32+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|

US Bill Bars Govt Contractors From Huawei, ZTE Tech

By Sebastian Moss, Datacenter Dynamics January 15, 2018 A new bill has been introduced to the US Congress that calls for a ban on US government agencies using contractors that rely on equipment from Chinese telecoms manufacturers Huawei and ZTE. The “Defending U.S. Government Communications Act,” sponsored by Republican Michael Conaway, cites national security concerns [...]

2018-01-15T11:00:34+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

Global Marine, SEAIOCMA Extend Contract

Global Marine Press Release January 3, 2017 Chelmsford, United Kingdom - Global Marine, a market leader in subsea fibre optic cable installation and maintenance solutions to the telecoms and oil & gas sectors and part of the Global Marine Group (GMG), announced today that its maintenance contract with SEAIOCMA (South East Asia and Indian Ocean [...]

2018-01-03T10:59:46+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , |

Xtera Initiates Legal Action against Nokia and NEC

Xtera Press Release January 2, 2018 ALLEN, Texas - Xtera®, a provider of innovative subsea fiber optic solutions, today announced that it has initiated legal action against Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK) (“Nokia”), including Alcatel-Lucent, and NEC Corporation (“NEC”) in order to halt infringement of its intellectual property in subsea telecommunications systems. Xtera has filed a [...]

2018-01-02T11:40:47+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |