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, [...]

GBI CEO Cengiz Oztelcan on How Subsea Cables Can Empower Communities

From the Depths, (Digital) Success: GBI CEO Cengiz Oztelcan on How Subsea Cables Can Empower Communities By Ben Mack, CommsMEA July 30, 2019 The CEO of Gulf Bridge International (GBI) sees the sea as a great opportunity for connecting the globe – after all, that’s why the company has been busy laying undersea cables the [...]

2019-07-30T10:55:13-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

ASCON Seeks Collaboration With NCC for Protection of Submarine Cables

ASCON Seeks Collaboration With NCC for Protection of Submarine Cables By Blessing Olaifa, The Nation July 16, 2019 The Association of Submarine Cable Operators of Nigeria (ASCON) has requested for collaboration with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) towards protection of submarine fibre optic cables in the nation.  This collaboration, it said, was necessary in view [...]

2019-07-17T11:34:42-04:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Conferences & Associations|Tags: , , , , |

European Subsea Cables Conference – Call for Papers

European Subsea Cables Conference - Call for Papers European Subsea Cables Association Press Release July 2, 2019 GUISBOROUGH, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The European Subsea Cables Association (ESCA), the European trade association for submarine power and telecommunications cables announces that its next bi-annual Plenary will be held 11th to 12th September 2019 at the football ground home [...]

2019-07-03T02:29:42-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Conferences & Associations|Tags: , , , |

Globe Services in Visayas and Mindanao Interrupted Due to Cut Submarine Cables

Globe Services in Visayas and Mindanao Interrupted Due to Cut Submarine Cables By Rappler.com June 4, 2019 CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cut submarine cables prompted service interruptions for Globe customers across the Visayas and Mindanao, according to an advisory issued by the telecommunications company on Tuesday, June 4. "Between 1-2 pm today, the Globe network [...]

2019-06-04T13:45:39-04:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Indigo Consortium’s Subsea Cables ‘about to Go Live’

Indigo Consortium's Subsea Cables 'about to Go Live' By Ry Crozier, itnews.com May 20, 2019 The Indigo consortium’s subsea cables connecting Singapore-Perth and Perth-Sydney are “about to go live”, entrepreneur Bevan Slattery says, adding a new route option for Australian internet traffic. “Eight years and 9300km later, Indigo Central (Sydney to Perth and Australia's first [...]

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 [...]

2019-02-04T15:21:36-04:00February 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 [...]