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Pioneer Consulting to Support Southern Cross NEXT

Pioneer Consulting to Provide Support to Southern Cross NEXT System Pioneer Consulting Press Release October 2, 2019 Boston, Massachusetts, USA— Southern Cross Cables Limited has entered the construction phase for its planned NEXT submarine cable network, and the leading international telecommunications firm, Pioneer Consulting, will continue to provide support throughout the implementation period. With the [...]

MainOne Lands Submarine Cable in Cote D’Ivoire

MainOne Lands Submarine Cable in Cote D’Ivoire MainOne Press Release October 2, 2019 MainOne has finally landed its submarine cable in Grand Bassam, Cote D’Iviore, which is the final leg of the ongoing expansion to reach Senegal and Cote D’Ivoire. The Grand Bassam landing which follows the recent completion of the landing in Dakar Senegal [...]

2019-10-02T10:13:59-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Telstra and Spark Ink Deal for New Tasman Cable

Telstra and Spark Ink Deal for New Tasman Cable By Rob O'Neill, New Zealand Reseller News October 1, 2019 Spark and its fellow Southern Cross Cable shareholders have inked agreements and received regulatory approval for Telstra to become a 25 per cent shareholder. Telstra will also become an anchor customer of the new Southern Cross [...]

2019-10-01T10:38:00-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Paperwork for Southern Cross Next Cable Build Signed Off

Paperwork for Southern Cross Next Cable Build Signed Off By Chris Duckett, ZDNet October 1, 2019 Southern Cross has gained the regulatory approvals needed to move into the construction phase for its Next cable between Australia and the United States. The 13,483 kilometre cable is set to cost $300 million and is designed to carry [...]

EXFO Introduces Industry’s First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks

EXFO Introduces Industry's First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks EXFO Press Release October 1, 2019 The Optical Wave Expert diagnoses and fixes faults on the spot to cut mean-time-to-repair  QUEBEC CITY /CNW Telbec/ - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) the communications industry's test, monitoring and analytics experts, today introduced the Optical Wave Expert, [...]

2019-10-01T10:20:36-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , |

Bermuda Efforts to Attract Undersea Cable Industry

Efforts to Attract Undersea Cable Industry By Jonathan Kent, The Royal Gazette September 30, 2019 Legislation to advance Bermuda’s efforts to become a digital hub for the interconnection of submarine cables was tabled in the House of Assembly on Friday. Walter Roban, the Minister of Home Affairs, tabled three bills for consultation that he said [...]

Seacom’s Link Between Joburg, Cape Town Is Live

Seacom’s 1TB Fibre Link Between Joburg, Cape Town Goes Live By Admire Moyo, ITWeb September 30, 2019 Pan-African undersea cable operator Seacom has lit up a 1TB fibre line connecting Johannesburg and Cape Town. This was revealed by Byron Clatterbuck, CEO of Seacom, in an exclusive interview with ITWeb on Friday. The fibre link was [...]

Coral Sea Cable System Final Splice Completed

Final Splice of Coral Sea Cable System Completed By Sam Varghese, ITWire September 30, 2019 The Vocus Group has completed the final splice of the 4700km Coral Sea Cable System which provides a fibre optic link between Australia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. A statement from the company said the final splice was [...]

This Week in Submarine Telecoms September 23-27

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of September 23-27 Current Systems Broadbased Communications, Dolphin Telecom Sign Distribution Deal Broadbased Communications has signed a memorandum of understanding with Dolphin Telecom, a member of the ACE submarine cable consortium. Data Centers AARNet Goes Live with Cisco Subsea Data Center Interconnect [...]

2019-09-27T14:55:41-04:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Weekly Wrap-Up|Tags: |

Cable Landing Station Completed in Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast International Submarine Cable Landing Station Build Completed By Peter Dinham, ITWire September 26, 2019 Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is set to get its first direct international data and telecommunications connection to global markets following the completion of a cable landing station at Maroochydore as part of the region’s international broadband network. The cable landing [...]