Vietnam Internet Returns To Normal After AAG Repairs

Vietnam Internet Returns To Normal After AAG Repairs By Bao Anh June 4, 2018 Repair work on the notorious AAG undersea cable has finished three days ahead of schedule. Vietnam’s millions of internet users can breathe a sigh of relief, with repair work on the Asia America Gateway (AAG) cable completed three days earlier than [...]

2018-06-05T11:43:45+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

AAG Damaged Between Hong Kong And Philippines

Damaged AAG Submarine Cable Cable To Result To Slower Internet Speeds By Patrick Cañete, NoypiGeeks May 2, 2018 Back in September of last year, undersea internet cables were damaged due to numerous typhoons. And this time, it happened again. For those who are unfamiliar, undersea cables are what connects different countries via the internet. A [...]

2018-05-02T10:28:51+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Vietnam Internet Connectivity Fully Restored

Vietnam Internet Connectivity Fully Restored By Vietnam+ January 25, 2018 Hanoi (VNA) – The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable was fully repaired on the night of January 23, fully restoring Vietnam internet connectivity between Vietnam and foreign countries, two days earlier than scheduled, a representative of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) confirmed. Following a [...]

2018-01-26T12:14:13+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

Telstra Backs Two More Subsea Cables

Telstra Backs Two More Subsea Cables By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet January 21, 2018 Telstra has announced investing in two new Pacific submarine cable systems connecting Hong Kong with the West Coast of the United States, which the telco said would deliver lower latency than the currently used Asia-America Gateway (AAG). The new Hong Kong Americas [...]

2018-01-26T11:53:47+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Newly Repaired Cable In Vietnam Disrupted Again

By Bao Anh, VN Express November 7, 2017 This is the fifth time that the infamous AAG has been disconnected this year. Internet connections along a major undersea cable system linking Vietnam with the rest of the world were disrupted on Tuesday, according to a local internet service provider (ISP). The hiccup, which occurred at [...]

2017-11-07T14:09:02+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

Vietnam’s Internet Back Up To Speed Following Major Repair Work

By Bao Anh, Vietnam Express October 23, 2017 Internet connections in Vietnam have returned to normal as one of the two undersea cable systems that connect the country with the rest of the world has been fixed. Work to repair the Asia America Gateway (AAG), which encountered a power failure and lost connection with its [...]

2017-10-23T13:15:18+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

(Vietnam) International Cable Lines To Be Fixed Next Week

By Vietnamn Investment Review October 20, 2017 The international undersea cable, AAG, broke down on October 12, slowing down the internet speed nationwide. Earlier, on October 10, another undersea cable line, SMW3, also faced the same problem, severely disrupting the internet connection from Vi?t Nam to other countries. The SMW3 cable line had developed problems [...]

2017-10-20T10:42:17+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

AAG Submarine Cable Encounters Trouble Again

By Vetnam+ October 12, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) - The Asia-America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable encountered a technical trouble at 7:00 on October 12, losing signal connection with the Hong Kong (China) station, affecting Vietnam’s international internet links. This is the fourth time the cable network was disrupted in 2017. The previous incidents occurred in January, February and [...]

2017-10-12T10:50:12+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: |

Vietnam’s International Capacity Fully Restored

By Nhan Dan, VietnamNet October 4, 2017 Vietnam’s international internet connections have been restored to full capacity after repairs on the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) and TGN Intra-Asia (IA) cable systems were completed on September 30. Both of the submarine cable systems were severed on August 27, affecting internet traffic between Vietnam and Hong Kong, thereby [...]

2017-10-04T14:13:56+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Australia-to-Asia Traffic Slows As Typhoons Cut Submarine Cables

By Richard Chirgwin, The Register September 5, 2017 Typhoons have broken four submarine cables in the crowded Asian sea-lanes, with a knock-on impact for Australian ISPs iiNet and Internode. The four damaged cables are ASE (Asia Submarine-Cable Express), TGA-Intra Asia (TGA-IA), Asia-American Gateway (AAG) and SEA-ME-WE3 (SMW3). SMW3 connects Perth to Singapore; ASE and TGA-IA are [...]

2017-09-06T08:54:51+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |