From Dreams to Reality

From Dreams to Reality Surge in Subsea Cable Connectivity in the Pacific Islands By George Samisoni July 22, 2021 Introduction The small Pacific Island nations of Niue, Tokelau and Christmas Island each have a population of less than 2000. Niue is now connected to a subsea cable, whilst the Tokelau and Christmas Island will experience [...]

2021-07-22T10:54:36-04:00July 22nd, 2021|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |

PLDT Doubling Capacity of International Cable Link

PLDT Doubling Capacity of International Cable Link By Richmond Mercurio, The Philippine Star September 29, 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Telecommunications and digital services provider PLDT Inc. is doubling its international cable system capacity by next year to address growing data traffic overseas. PLDT chief technology and information adviser Joachim Horn said the company is continuously [...]

2020-09-29T11:51:23-04:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: General|

CFIUS Approves TPG, Vodafone Merger

TPG Receives Tick From US for Vodafone Australia Merger By Chris Duckett, ZDNet March 26, 2020 A month after the Federal Court of Australia approved the merger of TPG and Vodafone Hutchison, the transaction has received the tick of approval from US regulators. US approval was needed as one of TPG's subsea cables passes through [...]

2020-03-26T11:21:47-04:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , |

OFS Launches TrueXMF Fiber, TrueXMA Amplifier

OFS Announces the Launch of TrueXMF™ Yb 200/375 Optical Fiber and TrueXMA™ Multimode Amplifier Module OFS Press Release February 4, 2020 Photonics West, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA. - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of innovative fiber optic products will showcase its new TrueXMF Yb 200/375 Optical Fiber and TrueXMA Multimode Amplifier Module [...]

2020-02-04T10:14:21-05:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: General|

RTI Selects Equinix to Support New Transpacific Cable

RTI Selects Equinix to Connect New Transpacific Submarine Cable System in Australia & Japan Equinix Press Release January 20, 2020 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) has selected Equinix IBX data centers to extend their connectivity solutions in Tokyo, Japan, and [...]

2020-01-20T14:37:12-05:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , |

This Week In Submarine Telecoms June 11-15

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of June 11-15 Data Centers Equinix To Connect Vocus Cable In Australia, Singapore Equinix has announced that the Australia Singapore Cable, owned by Vocus, will be accessible in its data centres in Singapore and Australia. Future Systems EllaLink To Connect Cabo Verde [...]

2018-06-15T13:54:44-04:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: General|

This Week In Submarine Telecoms November 10-16

SubTel Forum Submarine Cable Almanac Issue 24 Out Now SubOptic SubOptic Announces Appointment of Papers Co-Chairmen for 2019 Conference Current Systems Tata Communications Extends Reach To Brazil Future Systems Solomon Islands To Look At Australian Cable Offer Facebook, Philippines Partner For Faster Internet Solomons PM Vows To Take On Undersea Cable [...]

2017-11-16T18:29:41-05:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: General|