Samoa Eyes International Telecommunications Business

Samoa Eyes International Telecommunications Business By Radio New Zealand June 26, 2020 Samoa is aiming to become a regional telecommunications hub, the communications minister says. Afamasaga Rico Tupa'i told parliament the aim is within reach now that the Manatua Cable is complete. Samoa paid $US1.47 million dollars to be part of the Manatua system which [...]

HAWAIKI, ASH, ASTCA Form Pacific Broadband Alliance

HAWAIKI, ASH and ASTCA Join to Form New Broadband Alliance in the Pacific Hawaiki Press Release May 28, 2020 New alliance to future-proof Pacific connectivity and boost capacity for American Samoa Pacific business and communities secure valuable peace of mind Agreement lays foundations for further collaboration between Hawaiki and regional carriers AUCKLAND, New Zealand - [...]

UH, American Samoa Launch HoloCampus 3D

UH and American Samoa Launch HoloCampus 3D Learning Platform By University of Hawai'i News August 20, 2019 American Samoa Community College (ASCC) has switched on a ground-breaking digital platform that will stream 3D holograms of University of Hawai?i faculty members to deliver classes and engage with ASCC students in real-time. Students and officials at the [...]

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, [...]

American Samoans Excited About Hawaiki Cable

American Samoans Excited About Hawaiki Cable By Radio New Zealand April 20, 2018 Even before it arrives, the Hawaiki marine fibre optic cable is generating interest and excitement in American Samoa over the benefits its touted to bring. Engineers have arrived from America, who will connect the cable to its landing site in the old [...]

2018-04-20T12:06:49-04:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

American Samoa Bandwidth To Increase

By Radio New Zealand October 6, 2017 American Samoa's bandwidth capacity will increase to 200 gigabits next year, more than 150 times the current capacity in the territory. The American Samoa Telecommunications Authority and Hawaii Submarine Cable have signed an amendment to their agreement for the installation of a cable connecting American Samoa to the [...]

2017-10-06T10:24:06-04:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |