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: , , , , , , |

Hawaiki Cable Opens New Direct Route to Los Angeles

Hawaiki Opens New Subsea Route to the US With Direct Access to LA Hawaiki Cable Press Release June 20, 2019 Carrier-neutral network broadened by new route to California Ultra low-latency path between Sydney and Los Angeles Seamless PoP to PoP connectivity between Sydney, Auckland, Hawaii and the US West coast AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Hawaiki [...]

2019-06-20T09:58:11-04:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Seaborn Announces IP & Ethernet Services for Brazil, U.S.

Seaborn Networks Announces New IP & Ethernet Services for Brazil and U.S. Market Seaborn Networks Press Release June 19, 2019 BOSTON – Seaborn Networks (‘Seaborn’), a leading developer-owner-operator of subsea fiber optic cable systems, today announced that it will be delivering industry leading performance with new IP Service offerings comprising of diverse Ethernet Service and IP [...]

2019-06-19T09:09:41-04:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

SEACOM Launches Corporate Cloud Services in Uganda

SEACOM Launches Its Corporate Internet & Cloud Services to Businesses in Uganda By TechMoran June 13, 2019 SEACOM has launched its corporate market offering into Uganda to provide corporate organisations in Uganda with reliable data connectivity and cloud services. SEACOM will provide a corporate-grade consistent service quality by leveraging SEACOM’s existing high-speed fiber-based network infrastructure that [...]

2019-06-14T11:52:51-04:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Google’s Indigo Undersea Cable Now Live

Google’s Indigo Undersea Cable Connecting Southeast Asia Now Live By Abner Li, 9t05Google May 29, 2019 Over the past several years, Google Cloud has rapidly expanded its global infrastructure with new Cloud regions for enterprise customers and undersea fiber cables. The company announced today that the INDIGO undersea cable connecting Australia and Singapore is now [...]