Ciena Completes Upgrade of IMEWE Submarine Cable

Ciena Completes Upgrade of IMEWE Submarine Cable Ciena Press Release October 28, 2019 HANOVER, Md. – IMEWE (India-Middle East-Western Europe), the ultra-high capacity fiber optic submarine cable system, is deploying Ciena’s (NYSE: CIEN) coherent optical solutions and automation software to address network capacity requirements in the region. Leveraging leading edge technologies, Ciena’s solutions provide IMEWE [...]

2019-10-28T14:37:41-05:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Infinera Doubles OTEGLOBE Subsea Capacity

OTEGLOBE Doubles Subsea Network Capacity with Infinera Deployment Infinera Press Release September 16, 2019 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that OTEGLOBE deployed Infinera’s industry-leading fourth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE4) technology to double the capacity on its international subsea network on the subsea links between Greece and Italy that form an essential part [...]

Vocus Adds Hawaiki Capacity, Upgrades Network

Vocus Rolls Out Network Upgrades, Adds Hawaiki Capacity By CIO New Zealand September 4, 2019 Vocus has added substantial volume of Hawaiki cable capacity to its network, and invested millions in network upgrades. Mark Callander, chief executive of Vocus NZ and Wholesale and International Australia, says the Hawaiki deal strengthens the company’s network and complements [...]

2019-09-05T13:37:28-05:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

SEACOM to Double Capacity for Cloud Compute Demand

SEACOM to Double Capacity As Demand for Cloud Computing Increases By Claire Wanja August 21, 2019 SEACOM says it will double the data capacity on its broadband submarine cable system from 1.5 terabytes to 3 terabytes. This they say will enable a greater number of businesses in Africa to utilise emerging technologies such as cloud [...]

2019-08-21T10:21:09-05:00August 21st, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

STF Analytics Capacity Pricing Report – Pricing Benchmark

STF Analytics Capacity Pricing Report - Pricing Benchmark By Kieran Clark, STF Analytics August 5, 2019 STF Analytics recently published its Global Capacity Pricing Report for 2019. This report provides a detailed analysis of submarine cable capacity pricing, regional outlooks and a Pricing Benchmark for routes around the world. The prices we talk about in [...]

2019-08-05T15:12:56-05:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , |

Telxius Revenues up 14% in Q2 on Marea Capacity Sale

Telxius Revenues up 14% in Q2 on Marea Cable Capacity Sale By Telecompaper July 25, 2019 Telefonica’s infrastructure subsidiary Telxius reported second-quarter revenues up 14.2 percent from a year earlier on an organic basis to EUR 216 million thanks above all to the exceptional sale of capacity on its new Marea submarine cable across the [...]

2019-07-25T10:12:48-05:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

STF Analytics Capacity Pricing Report – Now Available

STF Analytics Global Capacity Pricing Report - Now Available SubTel Forum Press Release July 22, 2019 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the latest Report from STF Analytics is now available. In this report you will find a detailed analysis of 10G/100G Monthly Lease and 100G IRU capacity pricing, regional outlooks and benchmarking of [...]

Seacom to Double Capacity, Light up FibreCo Assets

Seacom to Double Capacity, Light up FibreCo Assets By Admire Moyo, ITWeb July 17, 2019 Submarine cable operator Seacom is looking to double its capacity this year, while looking to light up recently-acquired FibreCo assets in SA. This was revealed by Byron Clatterbuck, CEO of Seacom, during a media event this morning ahead of the [...]

2019-07-17T11:50:40-05:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

ASC System Operating at 50% More Capacity, Says Vocus

ASC System Operating at 50% More Capacity, Says Vocus By Sam Varghese, ITWire July 12, 2019 The Vocus Group says its Australian Singapore Cable system is now operating with a total capacity of 60Tbps, 50% more capacity than when it launched. The ASC system was switched on in September 2018, nine days ahead of its [...]

2019-07-12T10:47:01-05:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 106 Now Available

Submarine Telecoms Forum Magazine Issue 106 - Global Is Now Live! SubTel Forum Press Release May 20, 2019 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that Issue 106 of the Magazine is now available! In this issue we discuss global capacity aspects of the submarine cable industry, and provide a SubOptic 2019 recap. READ ISSUE Featured [...]