Internet Resumes After Repairs To IA and APG Complete

Internet Resumes After Repairs To IA and APG Complete By Nguyen Quy March 1, 2021 Vietnam's internet speed is back to normal after repair work on two international undersea internet cables disrupted last month was completed. Repairs on the disruption-prone Asia Pacific Gateway (APG), which links Vietnam with Hong Kong and Japan, finished Wednesday, two [...]

2021-03-01T11:43:57-05:00March 1st, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Outages Affect WIOCC Clients In Multiple African Countries

Combined Outages Affect WIOCC Clients In Multiple African Countries WIOCC Press Release February 23, 2021 On Tuesday, 16th February at 19:16 UTC, the WIOCC Network Operation Centre (NOC) observed interruption to a significant number of client services between Djibouti and Marseille, France on the SeaMeWe5 submarine cable, affecting voice, data and internet services in multiple [...]

2021-02-23T14:41:28-05:00February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Pakistan Experiencing Another Cable Fault

Pakistan Experiencing Second Cable Fault In A Week Internet services disrupted in Pakistan as undersea cable develops fault. The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) said the international submarine cable system near Abu Talat, Egypt, developed the glitch on Wednesday. By The Hindu February 18, 2021 Internet services were hampered in Pakistan on Thursday as the country's [...]

Pakistan’s IMEWE Submarine Cable System Offline

Pakistan's IMEWE Submarine Cable System Offline By ProPakistani February 12, 2021 IMEWE is reportedly offline and any data transmission on the this international submarine cable that carries major portion of Pakistan’s internet traffic is currently not available for service, we have checked with sources. Just in case if you are wondering, IMEWE isn’t the only [...]

2021-04-07T13:44:33-04:00February 12th, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Sea-Me-We-5 to Undergo Repairs This Week

Sea-Me-We-5 to Undergo Repairs This Week Internet users in Bangladesh may face slow connection early on Jan 31 due to repair work on the second submarine cable. By Bangladesh News 24 January 25, 2021 The repair work on the cable will continue for four hours from 2am, Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd said citing the [...]

2021-01-25T15:10:18-05:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Two international undersea optical cables, IA and APG, had problems

Two international undersea optical cables, IA and APG, had problems Vietnam Television January 11, 2021 Two international undersea optical cable lines IA and APG - cable lines that make up the majority of Internet connection capacity from Vietnam to international - have encountered problems. Viettel deployed marine fiber optic cable with the largest bandwidth in [...]

2021-01-11T16:25:45-05:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

i2i Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Completed

Internet Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Comes to an End; Service Resumed By The Daily Star November 5, 2020 The i2i cable network, a 3,100-kilometre submarine cable connecting Bangladesh's international internet gateway (IIG) operators with Singapore, resumed service since this evening. "The upgrading activities in the Seabone cable from Chennai to Singapore which started on November [...]

2020-11-06T10:37:01-05:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Bangladesh Internet Slow for Next 6 Days

Slow Internet Likely for Next 6 Days Due to Submarine Cable Maintenance: Industry Operators By Md Fazlur Rahman, The Daily Star October 26, 2020 Internet users are likely to face reduced speed for the next five days as a fibre optic cable that connects Bangladesh's international internet gateway operators with Singapore will go through emergency [...]

2020-10-26T09:57:32-04:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

PLDT Completes Line Maintenance Ahead of Schedule

PLDT Completes Line Maintenance Ahead of Schedule By Ian Nicolas Cigaral, Philstar.com September 29, 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Subscribers should expect network connections to get back to normal after PLDT Inc. completed an “emergency maintenance” a day ahead of original schedule. “We are happy to report that maintenance activities on the AAG submarine cable have been [...]

2020-09-29T11:39:53-04:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

PLDT to Reduce Impact of Undersea Cable Upkeep

PLDT Assures Measures in Place to Reduce Impact of Undersea Cable Upkeep By Gabriel Pabico Lalu, Inquirer.net September 23, 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Telecommunications company PLDT Inc. has assured customers that it has put in place measures to minimize the effects of its scheduled emergency maintenance activities on an undersea cable. PLDT said in a [...]

2020-09-24T10:28:16-04:00September 24th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |