Angola Cables Collaborates With Microsoft In Africa

By APO, CNBCAfrica November 2, 2017 Angola Cables (www.AngolaCables.co.ao) announced today that it has become a Microsoft ExpressRoute partner (http://APO.af/RTFQBj) to meet the needs of Africa-based organisations migrating business applications and IT infrastructures to the cloud and accelerating digital transformation on the continent. Taking advantage of the Microsoft Azure cloud platform(http://APO.af/mcHKPs), Angola Cables has created ACloud Connect to [...]

2017-11-02T15:43:03-04:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , |

TE SubCom Announces New Network Operations Center Solution

By TE SubCom Press Release September 18, 2017 EATONTOWN, New Jersey - TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, has announced the launch of a new global network operations center (NOC) solution designed to provide cable operators with a single source for fault, configuration, alarm, performance, security and maintenance [...]

2017-09-19T03:24:56-04:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , |

Angola Cables Connects France-IX To Angonix

By Max Smolaks, Data Center Dynamics August 23, 2017 Submarine cable operator Angola Cables has launched a remote peering service at France-IX Marseille, which serves as a preferred peering location for companies like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Seacom and WIOCC. The service will improve connectivity between customers at France-IX and those peering at Angola Cables’ own [...]

2017-09-13T12:02:13-04:00August 25th, 2017|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , |

Antel Inaugurates Uruguay Section Of Monet

By Telecompaper August 21, 2017 Uruguayan operator Antel has announced the completion of the new subsea fibre-optic cable connecting Maldonado in Uruguay with the city of Santos in Brazil. The 2,000 km long section has six pairs of fibres and will help increase the total bandwidth of existing submarine cable systems up to 90 terabits [...]

2017-08-22T11:54:58-04:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

SACS To Begin Operating In July 2018

By Macau Hub August 10, 2017 The fibre-optic undersea South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) that will link Luanda, Angola, to Fortaleza, Brazil, will begin operating in July 2018 and lower the costs of access to telecommunication services, the SACS project manager said on Wednesday. The project, an initiative of the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information [...]

2017-08-11T13:26:44-04:00August 11th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

Angola Cables Breaks Ground On Multi-Million Dollar South America Data Centre

By João Marques Lima, Data Economy July 12, 2017 Angola Cables has begun the construction of a large Tier 3 data centre in Fortaleza, Brazil, five weeks after it secured $130m to finance the project. The data centre is expected to be brought online by Q1 2018 and is being built as the company also lays two [...]

2017-07-12T11:33:31-04:00July 12th, 2017|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: |

Angola Cables To Build Data Center In Brazil

By Narayan Ammachchi, Nearshore Americas June 12, 2017 Angola Cables is gearing up to establish a data center in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza as part of its construction of a sub-sea cable system connecting Africa with Latin America and the United States. Slated to be ready in the middle of 2018, the cable system will offer the first [...]

2017-06-16T11:18:18-04:00June 16th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , |

Funds Raised for Angola Cables’ Systems

By Angola Cables Press Release May 29, 2017 Luanda, Angola - The Development Bank of Angola (Banco de Desenvolvimento de Angola "BDA") has finalise today the arrangement of the USD 130 million loan agreement, backed by a Sovereign Guarantee from the Republic of Angola, with its client, Angola Cables, for the implementation of a submarine [...]

2017-06-02T08:14:20-04:00June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |