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New SAT-3 Cable Fault Affects Angola, Gabon

Angola, Gabon Internet Services Disrupted After New Problems on Sat-3 Submarine Cable By Telecompaper March 16, 2020 Three weeks after the return of all internet services in Angola, Angola Telecom and the SAT-3/-WASC submarine cable consortium announced a new breakdown in the submarine cable between Libreville (Gabon) and Cacuaco (Angola). The anomaly caused the interruption [...]

2020-03-19T18:14:05-04:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cable Ship Leon Thevenin Heads to Angola

Cable Ship Leon Thevenin Heads to Angola By ITWeb Africa January 23, 2020 In a fresh announcement related to the undersea cable restoration mission, the cable vessel Leon Thevenin is said to have departed Cape Town harbour on 22 January 2020 and is heading for offshore Angola. This is where the first steps of the [...]

2020-01-23T13:47:09-05:00January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

CTM Inks Partnership Deal With Angola Cables

CTM Inks Partnership Deal With Angola Cables By Telecompaper January 7, 2020 Macau operator CTM and Angola Cables have signed an agreement to enhance digital opportunities for business between Macau, Mainland China, African Portuguese-speaking countries and Brazil. CTM will leverage its international network and Macau’s position in the Greater Bay Area, a key hub for [...]

2020-01-07T16:10:59-05:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Angola Cables, Nokia Trial Direct Route to USA

Angola Cables and Nokia Trial First Direct Optical Fiber Link Between Africa and the USA Angola Cables Press Release November 13, 2019 Trial successfully completed in a collaborative effort to provide a direct, low latency Trans-Atlantic path from Luanda to Boca Raton. AfricaCom, Cape Town, South Africa - Angola Cables and Nokia have announced that [...]

2019-11-14T09:12:13-05:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Angola To Privatise Angola Telecom, Appoints New Board

Angola To Privatise Angola Telecom, Appoints New Board By Ogechi Onuoha, Space in Africa October 10, 2019 The Angolan president, João Lourenço, yesterday named a five-man new leadership for its major telecommunication company, Angola Telecom(AT), in line with its plans to restructure the company and later in the year privatise the wholly state-owned fixed telco [...]

2019-10-10T10:48:03-04:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Angola Cables, TM Global Plot New Subsea Route for the Southern Hemisphere

Angola Cables and TM Global Plot New Subsea Route for the Southern Hemisphere By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 17, 2019 The Express Southern Hemisphere subsea cables connection will pave the way for a global digital highway stretching from South America to Asia, via Africa Angola Cables and TM Global have obtained a proof of [...]

Angola Cables Set to Launch Live Gaming Portal

Angola Cables Set to Launch Angola’s First Live Gaming Portal Angola Cables Press Release August 6, 2019 Partnership with Qwatti will open Angola’s growing gaming population to the more than 2.2 billion active gamers worldwide London, UNITED KINGDOM – Multinational telecoms company, Angola Cables, has announced that, through their ultra-low latency submarine fiber cable routes, [...]

Angola Cables Data Center in Brazil Is Now Live

Angola Cables Data Center in Brazil Is Now Live By Abigail Opiah, Data-Economy April 17, 2019 The Angola Cables data center will cater for the growing demand in content data transmission in the Southern hemisphere. Telecommunications company Angola Cables has announced the opening of its carrier-neutral data center, Angonap Fortaleza in Fortaleza, Brazil. The completed [...]

2019-05-07T10:12:59-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Angola Cables Landing Station in Fortaleza Gains Tier III Certification

Angola Cables Landing Station in Fortaleza Gains Tier III Certification By Telecompaper February 4, 2019 Angola Cables' landing station in Fortaleza, Brazil, has been awarded Tier III Certification by the Uptime Institute. The certification recognises the operational efficiency of the infrastructure and facilities constructed as of December 2018. The construction of the landing station started [...]

2019-02-04T15:21:36-05:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Angola Cables To Partner with Silica Networks

Angola Cables Enters into Strategic Partnership with Silica Networks Angola Cables Press Release October 22, 2018 LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - Multinational telecoms company, Angola Cables has announced that it has entered into a strategic business partnership with Silica Networks in Argentina and Silica Networks in Chile to connect their terrestrial fiber networks to the recently commissioned [...]