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This Week In Submarine Telecoms June 18-22

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of June 18-22 Future Systems Vocus, Australia Sign AU$137m Subsea Cable Contract Vocus has been awarded a AU$137 million contract by Australia for a subsea cable connecting Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. GCX Completes Data Center, Landing for Eagle GCX (Global [...]

2018-06-22T14:16:28+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Weekly Wrap-Up|Tags: |

Vanuatu Wants Australia To Fund Internet Cable

Vanuatu Wants Australia To Fund Internet Cable Amid Growing China Fears By Andrew Greene, ABC and Catherine Graue, Pacific Beat June 22, 2018 Vanuatu's Prime Minister is expected to ask Australia to help fund a multi-million-dollar internet cable project when he meets Malcolm Turnbull next week. Concerns over China's rising influence in the Pacific remain [...]

2018-06-22T10:42:07+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cinia Says C-Fiber Hanko To Invest in Arctic Connect

Cinia Says C-Fiber Hanko Pledges Investment In Arctic Connect Project By Telecompaper June 21, 2018 Finnish ICT company Cinia said that C-Fiber Hanko will invest in the Arctic Connect project, exploring the idea of building a digital bridge between Europe and Asia via the Northeast passage. The project is run by Cinia and commissioned by [...]

2018-06-21T10:47:32+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

St Helena Signs Agreement With EU for Submarine Cable

St Helena Government Signs Final Financing Agreement With The European Union For Its Submarine Cable St Helena Government Press Release June 20, 2018 The St Helena Government is pleased to announce that today in Brussels at 2pm (GMT) SHG UK Representative, Mrs Kedell Worboys MBE, along with Director for Latin America & Caribbean, Directorate-General for [...]

2018-06-20T13:33:58+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

GCX Completes Data Center, Landing for Eagle

GCX Announces India Landing and Completion of India Data Center for Eagle Subsea Network Global Cloud Xchange Press Release June 19, 2018 MUMBAI, India  – Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications (RCOM), today announced new milestones in its “Cloud & Fiber” initiative with the confirmation of its India Landing and completion of [...]

2018-06-19T15:38:09+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Vocus, Australia Sign AU$137m Subsea Cable Contract

Vocus Scores AU$137m Subsea Cable Contract With Australian Government By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet June 19, 2018 Vocus has been awarded a AU$137 million contract by the Australian government to construct a telecommunications subsea cable system connecting Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. "Awarding the AU$136.6 million contract to delivery partner Vocus is a major [...]

2018-06-19T15:40:06+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

This Week In Submarine Telecoms June 11-15

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of June 11-15 Data Centers Equinix To Connect Vocus Cable In Australia, Singapore Equinix has announced that the Australia Singapore Cable, owned by Vocus, will be accessible in its data centres in Singapore and Australia. Future Systems EllaLink To Connect Cabo Verde [...]

2018-06-15T13:54:44+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: General|

Equinix To Connect Vocus Cable In Australia, Singapore

Equinix To Connect Vocus Subsea Cable In Australia And Singapore By Sam Varghese, ITWire June 14, 2018 Interconnection and data centre company Equinix has announced that the Australia Singapore Cable, owned by Vocus, will be accessible in its International Business Exchange date centres in Singapore and six Australian metropolitan cities. The latter will include the [...]

2018-06-14T13:09:29+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , |

RCom Reduces Employee Base By 94%

RCom Reduces Employee Base By 94%; Says Biz Insulated From Hyper-Competition By Economic Times Telecom June 13, 2018 NEW DELHI: Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications said that its operational business is fully insulated from the hyper-competition, mega capex requirements, financial stress of the wireless sector. It added that its employee base now stands at 3400, a [...]

2018-06-13T11:03:57+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , |

Australia, Solomon Islands To Ink Cable Contract Today

Australia, Solomon Islands To Ink Huawei-Free Cable Contract Today By Richard Chirgwin, The Register June 13, 2018 Australia and the Solomon Islands will today ink a contract blocking Huawei from building the island nation's new submarine cable. The 4,000 km cable will connect the Solomon Islands to Papua New Guinea and then to Australia. Huawei [...]