IT International Telecom To Deploy Crosslake Fibre

IT International Telecom Canada To Deploy Crosslake Fibre’s Lake Ontario Submarine Cable By Lightwave May 7, 2018 Fiber-optic network services provider Crosslake Fibre has selected IT International Telecom Canada Inc. to deploy fiber cable across Lake Ontario. The 58-km submarine cable link is part of a 131-km fiber-optic network Crosslake will deploy to connect Toronto, [...]

2018-05-09T11:18:07+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|

EllaLink Receives €25 Million Euro Contract

EllaLink Submarine Cable System Receives €25 Million Euro “Intent To Award” From GÉANT And RedCLARA EllaLink Press Release May 7, 2018 MADRID, Spain - EllaLink today announces receipt of an Intent to Award for a €25 million contract with GÉANT and RedCLARA on behalf of the BELLA Consortium. This award is for a Capacity Purchase [...]

2018-05-09T11:10:43+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

GlobeNet Plans Argentina To Brazil Submarine Cable

GlobeNet Plans Argentina To Brazil Submarine Cable By Lightwave May 7, 2018 GlobeNet has announced plans to deploy a 2,500-km submarine cable to connect Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo in Brazil to Buenos Aires, Argentina. The submarine network will provide onward connectivity through Brazil to GlobeNet’s existing undersea network system, which includes connections to [...]

2018-05-09T10:44:47+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Final Splice Of Hawaiki Submarine Cable Complete

Final Splice Of Hawaiki Submarine Cable Complete Hawaiki Cable Press Release May 3, 2018 AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND and EATONTOWN, N.J., USA - Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP and TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that the final splice of the Hawaiki Submarine Cable has been [...]

2018-05-04T10:52:40+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Marine Survey For PEACE Underway

The Marine Survey For Huawei Marine’s PEACE Project Is Underway Huawei Press Release May 2, 2018 Tianjin, China - Huawei Marine has announced today that the marine survey for its PEACE (Pakistan & East Africa Connecting Europe) project is now underway. The PEACE submarine cable system will connect Pakistan, Djibouti, Kenya, Egypt, and other countries along [...]

2018-05-02T10:16:02+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Seaborn Selects C+L Band Design for ARBR

Seaborn Selects C+L Band Design for ARBR to Serve the Needs of the ICP Community Seaborn Networks Press Release May 1, 2018 ALLEN and DALLAS, TEXAS - Xtera®, the system supplier for the ARBR project, announces today that Seaborn Networks ("Seaborn"), a leading developer-owner-operator of submarine fiber optic cable systems, has selected its C+L band design [...]

2018-05-01T14:46:28+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Algeria Progresses On New Submarine Cable Project

Algeria Progresses On New Submarine Cable Connectivity Project By Paul Adepoju, IT Web Africa April 25, 2018 The government of Algeria has announced plans to connect the North African country to two new submarine fibre optic cables before the end of 2018. Houda Imane Feraoun, Algeria's Minister of Post and Information and Communication Technologies, made [...]

2018-04-27T11:39:17+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Globacom, Huawei To Construct 2nd Submarine Cable

Globacom, Huawei To Construct 2nd Submarine Cable, Glo2 By Prince Okafor, Vanguard April 24, 2018 Globacom limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Huawei for the construction of Glo 2 submarine optic fibre cable. The cable which comprises of three fiber pairs will offer solutions to the protracted issue of non availability of telecommunications [...]

2018-04-24T11:07:25+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Hawaiki Submarine Cable Rollout Completes

Hawaiki Submarine Cable Rollout Completes By Corinne Reichert April 23, 2018 The $350 million Hawaiki Transpacific Submarine Cable System has completed its final landing in American Samoa, with the United States territory to gain access to 200Gb of additional capacity from the cable. The final splice will be completed ahead of the 15,000km subsea cable, [...]

SAEx Pushing Ahead With SA, US Submarine Cable

SAEx Pushing Ahead With Multibillion-Rand SA, US Submarine Cable By Duncan McLeod April 23, 2018 The backers of a planned broadband cable system - SAEx - to connect South Africa with the US are pushing ahead with the project after a hiatus which saw the venture restructured as well as new technologies and routes chosen. [...]