Superloop Links Region as Ultrafast, Reliable Fibre-optic Network

Superloop Links Region as Ultrafast, Reliable Fibre-optic Network By South China Morning Post May 28, 2019 Telecommunications in Asia-Pacific will never be the same again as an out-of-the-box idea from an Australian telecoms company sets to forever change how businesses in the region communicate information. While local players focus on building up their infrastructure within [...]

2019-05-28T15:39:39-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Trustpower Selects Hawaiki Cable as Connectivity Partner

Trustpower Selects Hawaiki as Key Connectivity Partner Hawaiki Press Release May 15, 2019 AUCKLAND, New Zealand - May 15 2019 - Trustpower, one of New Zealand’s leading ISPs and power utilities, and Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP today announced the signing of an agreement to provide Trustpower with significant capacity on the Hawaiki submarine cable system. [...]

2019-05-15T11:30:18-04:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

MainOne to Extend Submarine Cable in Cote d’Ivoire by October

MainOne to Extend Submarine Cable in Cote d’Ivoire by October, Plans Data Centre By Adeyemi Adepetun, The Guardian April 30, 2019 Nigeria’s submarine cable company, MainOne, is expected to extend submarine cable to Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire by October, after the President Alassane Ouattara-led government handed it a submarine cable landing licence. MainOne said it has [...]

2019-05-07T10:43:52-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Hawaiki Broadens Its Network in the US with New PoP in Seattle, Wa

Hawaiki Broadens Its Network in the US with New PoP in Seattle, WA Hawaiki Submarine Cable Press Release April 9, 2019 AUCKLAND, New Zealand, SEATTLE, WA, USA - Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP has extended its US presence from Hillsboro, OR to the Westin Building Exchange (WBX) carrier hotel and data center in Seattle, WA to [...]

2019-04-09T09:53:28-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

SEACOM to Connect Kenya Businesses to South Africa

SEACOM to Directly Connect Kenyan Businesses Through South Africa By Njenga Hakeenah April 3, 2019 Pan-African internet and connectivity service provider SEACOM will now offer direct connections from its East African network directly to public cloud networks and datacentres located South Africa. This announcement follows the launch of Microsoft’s new enterprise-grade datacentres in South Africa based in Cape [...]

2019-04-04T11:19:27-04:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

DE-CIX, Seaborn to Connect the Americas, Europe

DE-CIX and Seaborn Networks Partner to Bring World-Class Intercontinental Connectivity Between North and South America and Europe DE-CIX Press Release March 11, 2019 NEW YORK – DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator with the fastest-growing IX in the New York metro area, and Seaborn Networks (“Seaborn”), a leading developer-owner-operator of subsea fiber optic cable [...]

2019-03-12T09:59:19-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Amazon, Telxius Reach Agreement on Marea

Telxius and Amazon Web Services Reach Agreement on Transatlantic Subsea Cable Marea Telxius Press Release January 19, 2019 Telxius and Amazon Web Services (AWS) sign an agreement for the cloud service provider’s use of a fibre pair on transatlantic subsea cable MAREA, the highest capacity submarine cable in the world. MAREA’s features include high capacity, [...]

2019-01-21T18:20:27-04:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Telstra Adds Transpacific Capacity to Cable Network

Telstra Adds Transpacific Capacity to Subsea Cable Network By Rohan Pearce, Computerworld January 15, 2019 Telstra today revealed that it had purchased additional capacity on the New Cross Pacific (NCP) Cable as well as undertaken a “further investment” in the FASTER cable system. FASTER lands in Japan, Taiwan and the US west coast. NCP connects [...]

2019-01-15T12:13:24-04:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Superloop Submarine Cable From Sydney to Singapore Complete

Superloop Limited Announces the First Submarine Cable System From Sydney to Singapore By Kunal Sawhney, Kalkine Media December 24, 2017 Superloop Limited flags the first submarine cable system connecting Australia and the South East Asian market. It translates the ‘final splice’ achieved by Australia’s first transcontinental submarine fiber optic cable, INDIGO. The news sent the [...]

2019-01-03T11:08:19-04:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Telstra Buys Quarter Share of Southern Cross Cable

Telstra Buys Quarter Share of Southern Cross Cable Network By Chris Duckett, ZDNet December 18, 2018 Australia's incumbent telco picks up 25 percent of Southern Cross and gains capacity on existing and future cables. Telstra is set to buy into Southern Cross Cable Network through the purchase of new shares that will give the telco [...]

2018-12-18T09:47:45-04:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |