Brazil Joins Chile for Humboldt Submarine Cable

Brazil Joins Chile in Building First Fiber Optic Cable to Connect S. America and Asia By Reuters May 13, 2021 SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile announced on Thursday that Brazil had signed on as a partner to build the first submarine fiber optic cable to connect South America with Asia, an effort that promises to boost [...]

2021-05-14T09:27:53-04:00May 14th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Submarine Cable From Latin America To Asia Has A Name

Submarine Cable From Latin America To Asia Has A Name By Jose Carvajal Vega January 27, 2021 Through a contest, the Telecommunications Undersecretariat (Subtel) together with Country Development, sought to establish the official name for the submarine cable that seeks to link Latin America, in Chile, to Asia . After a wide participation with proposals, as well as with [...]

2021-01-27T17:54:01-05:00January 27th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Chile Decides: Transoceanic Cable to go to Australia and New Zealand

Chile Decides: Transoceanic Cable to go to Australia and New Zealand By El Mercurio July 26, 2020 In April last year, the dispute that confronts the United States and China - specifically Huawei - over the alleged espionage activities of the Asian firm today had its epicenter in Chile. Read more...

2020-07-26T12:14:06-04:00July 26th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Asia Direct Cable Consortium to Build Submarine Cable

Asia Direct Cable Consortium to Build New Asia Pacific Submarine Cable NEC Press Release June 11, 2020 Tokyo – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced that the Asia Direct Cable (ADC) Consortium is building a high-performance submarine cable connecting China (Hong Kong SAR and Guangdong Province), Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The [...]

2020-06-11T09:41:58-04:00June 11th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

AAE-1 Doubles Capacity with Infinera

Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium Deploys Infinera to Double Capacity on Intercontinental Cable System Infinera Press Release May 26, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium (AAE-1), one of the largest consortium cable systems in the world today, has recently completed a significant upgrade with Infinera to boost capacity on its subsea network [...]

2020-05-26T10:18:01-04:00May 26th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

3A Cable to Connect Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia

An Ambitious Mega Structure “3A” Optical Submarine Cable Is Under Construction From Europe to Asia Covering Africa and Australia SPARKbANGLA Submarine Cables Ltd Press Release January 28, 2020 Donguan, Guanzhou, PRC - SBSCL an enthusiastic entrepreneur in transmission planning and technology service provider today announces, it is deploying “3A”, high capacity, LOOP system 3rd generation submarine [...]

2020-01-28T14:58:08-05:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Quintillion Partners with APTelecom in Asia and the US

Quintillion Partners with APTelecom in Asia and the US Quintillion Press Release September 12, 2019 ANCHORAGE, Alaska /PRNewswire/ -- Quintillion Networks, headquartered in Anchorage, AK, is pleased to announce their partnership with APTelecom to expand their reach to the global market via a transpacific fiber optic network, serving North America and Asia. As existing transpacific [...]

2019-09-12T14:57:45-04:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Huawei Wants to Build Cable Between S. America, Asia

Huawei Wants to Build First Fiber-Optic Cable Between South America and Asia By Natalia A. Ramos Miranda, Reuters August 28, 2019 Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Wednesday it was “very actively” interested in building the first undersea fiber-optic cable between South America and Asia. David Dou Yong, Huawei’s chief executive in Chile, told Reuters [...]

2019-08-29T09:48:07-04:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Chile to Study Transpacific Cable Connecting South America, Asia

Chile to Study Trans-Pacific Cable to Connect South America With Asia By Dave Sherwood and Natalia A. Ramos Miranda, Reuters July 12, 2019 SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the interest of China’s Huawei [...]

Huawei’s Cable Project Moves Forward in SE Asia

Huawei’s Undersea Cable Project Moves Forward in SE Asia By Chen Qingqing, Global Times June 20, 2019 Despite security concerns raised by the US and its major allies regarding Huawei's undersea cable projects, the Chinese company is welcomed by Southeast Asian countries and it will continue to move forward in its undersea cable business, which [...]