Malbec Cable System Goes Live!

Malbec Cable System Goes Live! By Natalie Bannerman June 13, 2021 June 10th saw the launch of GlobeNet’s new subsea cable system Malbec, connecting Argentina and Brazil. Inaugurated during a live virtual event, Eduardo Falzoni described the launch of the subsea cable system as a “major milestone in the digital transformation of Latin America” The [...]

2021-06-12T14:03:19-04:00June 13th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Portugal Inaugurates EllaLink Cable System

Portugal Inaugurates EllaLink Cable System The 'EllaLink' optical cable connects Europe to South America By The Portugal News June 1, 2021 The Portuguese presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) is today inaugurating an underwater cable that connects Portugal to Brazil. The 'EllaLink' optical cable connects Europe to South America and is deemed [...]

2021-06-01T12:02:26-04:00June 1st, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Malbec Cable To Connect Through Equinix DCs

Malbec Cable To Connect Through Equinix DCs GloboNet chose the International Business Exchange Equinix SP2 and SP4 data centers to implement the cable that connects Argentina to Brazil May 5, 2021 Equinix, a digital infrastructure company, will provide data center services to Globonet, in order to connect the Malbec submarine cable system between Brazil and [...]

2021-05-05T15:59:53-04:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

Quintillion To Connect To Equinix Seattle Data Center

Quintillion To Connect To Equinix Seattle Data Center By Dan Swinhoe May 5, 2021 Quintillion’s new Arctic ground station in Alaska will be directly connected via fiber to Equinix SE2 International Business Exchange data center in Seattle. Completed in February, the Quintillion-ATLAS ground station is the highest-latitude satellite ground station on US soil. Located at [...]

2021-05-05T15:39:42-04:00May 5th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

DE-CIX Will Partner With EllaLink

DE-CIX Will Partner With EllaLink Paving a New Data Traffic Highway Across the Atlantic Ocean: DE-CIX and Ellalink Commit to a Strategic Partnership Press Release April 27, 2021 Lisbon/Madrid and Dublin - DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator, and EllaLink, the express optical platform between Europe and Latin America, have signed a Memorandum of [...]

2021-04-27T15:53:53-04:00April 27th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , |

Telxius Announces Tannat Is Open For Business

Telxius Announces Tannat Is Open For Business Tannat, connecting Las Toninas (Argentina) with Santos (Brazil) is now open for business Brusa, Junior and Tannat complete outstanding diverse connectivity route between the US and Latin America Telxius Press Release April 20, 2021 Madrid - Telxius, the leading neutral telecommunications infrastructure operator, has announced that the new [...]

2021-04-20T09:59:13-04:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Tampnet Acquires BP’s 1200km Gulf of Mexico Fibre Network

Tampnet Acquires BP’s 1200km Gulf of Mexico Fibre Network By SØREN ARENTSEN April 7, 2021 A great milestone for Tampnet was reached on Tuesday March 30 with the closing of the transaction with BP. The acquisition of the BP Gulf of Mexico (GoM) fibre network replicates Tampnet’s position in the North Sea. It cements the [...]

2021-05-04T12:45:53-04:00April 7th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

Dare-1 Cable System Now In Service

Dare-1 Cable System Now In Service Djibouti Telecom Press Release March 30, 2021 A new submarine cable that connects Djibouti, Somalia and Kenya is now active after more than 5 years of work. 4,900 km long, it is equipped with the latest generation of optical fiber. The consortium behind the project brings together Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, [...]

Telxius Inks Deal With Interxion For Dunant

Telxius Inks Deal With Interxion For Dunant Telxius Selects Interxion: A Digital Realty Company To Enhance Connectivity Between the US and Paris with Dunant Telxious Press Release March 25, 2021 New 6,600 km cable is the first subsea cable since 2005 to connect the US and France, removing barriers to digital transformation posed by data [...]

2021-03-25T12:35:20-04:00March 25th, 2021|Categories: Current Systems, Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

METISS Cable System Is Commissioned and In-Service

METISS Cable System Is Commissioned and In-Service Optical Fiber: Emtel Announces The Commissioning Of The METISS Submarine Cable By Le Mauricien March 22, 2021 The METISS submarine cable (MEltingpoT Indianoceanic Submarine System), which connects Mauritius, Reunion Island, Madagascar and South Africa by optical fiber, has been operational since March 8, 2021. Emtel, founding member of [...]

2021-03-22T16:48:19-04:00March 22nd, 2021|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |