Australia, Japan, & The US Will Help Fund New Cable

Australia, Japan, & The US Will Help Fund New Cable New undersea internet cable for Nauru, Kiribati and the Federated States of Micronesia will be funded by Australia, the US and Japan By ABC.Net.AU December 15, 2021 Australia, the United States and Japan have announced they will jointly fund the construction of an undersea cable to boost internet [...]

2021-12-15T09:57:33-05:00December 15th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Tender Approved To Connect Submarine Cable To Australia

Tender Approved To Connect Submarine Cable To Australia By Cory Wineberg July 2, 2021 “The deliberation project was presented by the Deputy Prime Minister, the Minister of Planning and Planning and the Chairman of the Inter-Ministerial Commission for the Implementation of a Submarine Fiber Optic Cable System, José María dos Reis”, explains the executive without [...]

2021-07-02T14:22:29-04:00July 2nd, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

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: , , , , , , , |

A GLOBAL OUTLOOK AS PROJECT ‘KOETE’ CONTINUES TO GO ‘BEYOND’

A GLOBAL OUTLOOK AS PROJECT ‘KOETE’ CONTINUES TO GO ‘BEYOND’ A First Of Its Kind US$1.5 Bn Technology Ecosystem Being Developed By Peter Bannister & Gary Kennedy January 25, 2021 In line with Forum Magazine’s theme of ‘Global Outlook’ let us tell you a little about Perth in Western Australia where we live and work [...]

Regional Trade Boost for Cyber, Digital and Data

Regional Trade Boost for Cyber, Digital and Data By Denham Sadler, InnovationAus November 16, 2020 Australia’s new trade agreement with 14 Indo-Pacific countries comes with a focus on telecommunications, e-commerce, cybersecurity and the flow of data across borders. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement was signed by Australia and 14 Indo-Pacific countries, including China, Japan, [...]

2020-11-17T10:56:18-05:00November 17th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Vodafone NZ, Spark, Telstra Launch Tasman Fibre Cable

Vodafone NZ, Spark, Telstra Launch Fibre Cable Connecting Sydney With Hamilton By Telecompaper November 5, 2020 The Tasman Global Access (TGA) fibre optic network has launched the first direct connection between Sydney and Hamilton. The launch is expected to offer additional resilience to New Zealand’s telecommunications infrastructure and increases the amount of capacity available to be [...]

Japan, US and Australia to Finance Palau Cable

Japan, US and Australia to Finance Undersea Cable for Palau By Yohei Hirose, Nikkei Asia October 28, 2020 TOKYO -- Japan, the U.S. and Australia will finance the connection of a submarine internet cable to the Pacific island nation of Palau, Nikkei has learned, in a project meant as a counterweight to China's growing economic influence [...]

2020-10-29T10:48:39-04:00October 29th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

JGA North Cable System Is Ready for Service

JGA North is Ready for Service RTI Connectivity Press Release July 6, 2020 Singapore – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) and NEC Corporation (NEC) jointly announced the successful completion of the Japan-Guam-Australia North Cable System (JGA North). JGA North is approximately 2,700 kilometres in length and lands in Minami-Boso, Japan and Piti, Guam. The cable [...]

2020-07-06T10:10:37-04:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Vodafone, TPG Merger Gets Shareholder Approval

TPG-Vodafone Merger Gets Shareholder Approval By James Fernyhough, Financial Review June 24, 2020 TPG Telecom shareholders have unanimously voted in favour of the $15 billion merger with Vodafone Hutchison Australia, opening the way for the landmark deal to be complete by the end of the month. The two companies will become one ASX-listed telecom giant [...]

2020-06-24T13:10:57-04:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Vodafone, TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval

Vodafone Australia and TPG Merger Receives FIRB Approval By Chris Duckett, ZDNet May 7, 2020 Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) announced on Thursday it has received approval from Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) for the telco to merge with TPG. Once completed, the merger of the two companies under the TPG moniker would create a AU$15 [...]

2020-05-08T10:47:38-04:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |