Angola Cables Set to Launch Live Gaming Portal

Angola Cables Set to Launch Angola’s First Live Gaming Portal Angola Cables Press Release August 6, 2019 Partnership with Qwatti will open Angola’s growing gaming population to the more than 2.2 billion active gamers worldwide London, UNITED KINGDOM – Multinational telecoms company, Angola Cables, has announced that, through their ultra-low latency submarine fiber cable routes, [...]

Sri Lanka Telecom Launches Xyntac Wholesale Brand

Sri Lanka Telecom Launches Xyntac Wholesale Brand By Telecompaper August 5, 2019 Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has introduced its ‘Xyntac’ wholesale brand. The Xyntac unit will provide voice and data services as well as digital services. Xyntac will operate as a global business unit of SLT. Xyntac will offer an IP backbone network and its [...]

Telxius Revenues up 14% in Q2 on Marea Capacity Sale

Telxius Revenues up 14% in Q2 on Marea Cable Capacity Sale By Telecompaper July 25, 2019 Telefonica’s infrastructure subsidiary Telxius reported second-quarter revenues up 14.2 percent from a year earlier on an organic basis to EUR 216 million thanks above all to the exceptional sale of capacity on its new Marea submarine cable across the [...]

2019-07-25T10:12:48-04:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Operating As a New-Age Telco for Africa Through Strategic System Decisions

Operating As a New-Age Telco for Africa Through Strategic System Decision Steve Briggs By Steve Briggs July 22, 2019 Key to being a new-age telco is listening to what customers are saying. Worldwide, we are functioning in an age where customers are increasingly knowledgeable around technology and connectivity, with people in touch with [...]

Seacom to Double Capacity, Light up FibreCo Assets

Seacom to Double Capacity, Light up FibreCo Assets By Admire Moyo, ITWeb July 17, 2019 Submarine cable operator Seacom is looking to double its capacity this year, while looking to light up recently-acquired FibreCo assets in SA. This was revealed by Byron Clatterbuck, CEO of Seacom, during a media event this morning ahead of the [...]

2019-07-17T11:50:40-04:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

ASC System Operating at 50% More Capacity, Says Vocus

ASC System Operating at 50% More Capacity, Says Vocus By Sam Varghese, ITWire July 12, 2019 The Vocus Group says its Australian Singapore Cable system is now operating with a total capacity of 60Tbps, 50% more capacity than when it launched. The ASC system was switched on in September 2018, nine days ahead of its [...]

2019-07-12T10:47:01-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Google to Extend Brazil – Uruguay Cable to Argentina

Google to Extend Brazil-Uruguay Subsea Cable to Argentina By Telecompaper July 1, 2019 Google Argentina announced that the Tannat trans-Atlantic undersea cable connecting Brazil and Uruguay will be extended from Maldonado in Uruguay to the nearby coastal city of Las Toninas in the Buenos Aires province. The new landing point is located at the mouth Rio [...]

2019-07-03T02:25:24-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Seacom Set to Explore Fibre Opportunity Across Africa

Seacom Set to Explore Fibre Opportunity Across Africa By Kojo Essah, IT News Africa June 26, 2019 Seacom is a submarine communications system that launched Africa’s first broadband submarine cable system along the southern and eastern coastlines in 2009. The company has now set its sights on expanding its communications systems across more territories in [...]

2019-06-26T09:09:10-04:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , |

BBG High Bandwidth to Make Nellore IT Hub

BBG High Bandwidth to Make Nellore IT Hub By P V Prasad, The Hans India June 24, 2019 Nellore: If the plans of the State government becomes reality then Nellore is going to become an IT hub. As part of the strategy, Industries and IT Minister Mekapati Goutham Reddy interacted with the Union Minister of [...]

2019-06-25T10:01:59-04:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Telia Carrier Expands East Coast Corridor

Telia Carrier Expands East Coast Corridor, Adds New Connectivity Options that Bypass Manhattan into Secaucus, NJ Telia Carrier Press Release June 24, 2019 Stockholm – Telia Carrier today announced the expansion of its North American network with the addition of two new diverse and latency-optimized DWDM routes between New Jersey and Northern Virginia. This includes [...]

2019-06-25T09:56:21-04:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |