SACS Offshore Installation Nears Completion

SACS Offshore Installation Nears Completion Angola Cable Press Release January 24, 2018 LUANDA, Angola - The installation of SACS, the first direct link between Africa and South America is nearing completion. The wet-plant installation is progressing in accordance to the plan and the cables will arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018. Construction [...]

2018-01-26T12:15:25+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

SACS Submarine Cable Enters Final Stretch

By Gadget Magazine November 10, 2017 The South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic, is in the final stretch of its installation between Africa and South America. Angola Cables, the company overseeing installation and the operations of SACS, and NEC Corporation, a Japanese system integrator of highest quality fibre [...]

2017-11-10T14:42:58+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Africa-Brazil Cable Sacs Nearing Completion

By Tech Central November 7, 2017 As news emerged this week on a new submarine cable system that will connect South Africa and Brazil, another major project — the South Atlantic Cable System (Sacs) — is nearing completion. The Sacs cable, a project led by Angola Cables, will be the first submarine system to connect Africa with South [...]

2017-11-07T10:39:42+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Angola Cables Collaborates With Microsoft In Africa

By APO, CNBCAfrica November 2, 2017 Angola Cables (www.AngolaCables.co.ao) announced today that it has become a Microsoft ExpressRoute partner (http://APO.af/RTFQBj) to meet the needs of Africa-based organisations migrating business applications and IT infrastructures to the cloud and accelerating digital transformation on the continent. Taking advantage of the Microsoft Azure cloud platform(http://APO.af/mcHKPs), Angola Cables has created ACloud Connect to [...]

2017-11-02T15:43:03+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , |

TE SubCom Announces New Network Operations Center Solution

By TE SubCom Press Release September 18, 2017 EATONTOWN, New Jersey - TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, has announced the launch of a new global network operations center (NOC) solution designed to provide cable operators with a single source for fault, configuration, alarm, performance, security and maintenance [...]

2017-09-19T03:24:56+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , |

Angola Cables Connects France-IX To Angonix

By Max Smolaks, Data Center Dynamics August 23, 2017 Submarine cable operator Angola Cables has launched a remote peering service at France-IX Marseille, which serves as a preferred peering location for companies like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Seacom and WIOCC. The service will improve connectivity between customers at France-IX and those peering at Angola Cables’ own [...]

2017-09-13T12:02:13+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , |

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|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

SACS To Begin Operating In July 2018

By Macau Hub August 10, 2017 The fibre-optic undersea South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) that will link Luanda, Angola, to Fortaleza, Brazil, will begin operating in July 2018 and lower the costs of access to telecommunication services, the SACS project manager said on Wednesday. The project, an initiative of the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information [...]

2017-08-11T13:26:44+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

Angola Cables Breaks Ground On Multi-Million Dollar South America Data Centre

By João Marques Lima, Data Economy July 12, 2017 Angola Cables has begun the construction of a large Tier 3 data centre in Fortaleza, Brazil, five weeks after it secured $130m to finance the project. The data centre is expected to be brought online by Q1 2018 and is being built as the company also lays two [...]

2017-07-12T11:33:31+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: |

Angola Cables To Build Data Center In Brazil

By Narayan Ammachchi, Nearshore Americas June 12, 2017 Angola Cables is gearing up to establish a data center in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza as part of its construction of a sub-sea cable system connecting Africa with Latin America and the United States. Slated to be ready in the middle of 2018, the cable system will offer the first [...]

2017-06-16T11:18:18+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |