News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of May 28-June 1

News from around the submarine telecoms industry.

SubTel Forum

SubTel Forum to Offer Accredited CPD Courses
SubTel Forum has become an accredited course provider by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Standards Office for the provision of Continuing Education (CE) in the submarine cable space.

Data Centers

PAIX Strikes West African Data Centers Deal
PAIX Data Centres and NSIA Technologies have formed a joint venture to run carrier neutral data centers in two African countries.

Future Systems

Full Support For Quantum Cable In Gibraltar
Nasos Ktorides, CEO of the Quantum Cable that will extend from Asia across the Mediterranean and on to the US, has received full support from the Prime Minister of Gibraltar for the “massive data highway” project to pass by the “Rock” where the Atlantic meets the Mediterranean.

TE SubCom Announces The ICN2 Cable System CIF
TE SubCom announced that a contract is in force to construct the ICN2 submarine cable project for Interchange Limited, a Vanuatu-based consortium.

Savusavu Cable System Ready For Service By June 21
The planned Savusavu cable system should be ready for commercial service by June 21st of this year as confirmed by the Prime Minister of Fiji.