TMG & WFN Launch Humboldt Cable Partner Search

TMG & WFN Launch Humboldt Cable Partner Search WFN Press Release Friday, June 11, 2021 TMG and WFN Announce Launch of Humboldt Cable Strategic Partner Identification Phase Sterling, VA - Awarded in September of 2019 by the Government of Chile, the Humboldt Submarine Cable Feasibility Study was a joint effort between Telecommunications Management Group, Inc. [...]

2021-06-11T09:00:50-04:00June 11th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Optical Networks in Chile: Prepared For The Future

Optical Networks in Chile: Prepared For The Future By Patricio Boric and Italo Godoy May 26, 2021 Introduction The geographical and topological characteristics of Chile constitute a great obstacle for the development of telecommunications networks. Indeed, its long and thin territory plus the extreme southern region full of fjords and channels are unmatched in the [...]

2021-05-26T07:02:28-04:00May 26th, 2021|Categories: Magazine|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: , , , , , , , |

Can Argentina’s Big Fiber Plans Live Up To Reality?

Can Argentina’s Big Fiber Plans Live Up To Reality? By Bnamericas February 5, 2021 The government of Argentine President Alberto Fernández has bold plans for the country’s national fiber network, known as Refefo, which went live over a decade ago. In an event promoted by 5G Americas last week, Juan Gnius, Argentina ICT planning and universalization director, called [...]

2021-02-05T15:18:20-05:00February 5th, 2021|Categories: Current 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: , , , , , |

SUBTEL Awards Study to the University of Chile

SUBTEL Awards Study to the University of Chile Related to the Transoceanic Submarine Cable By Jose Carvajal Vega January 27, 2021 The Transoceanic Cable project is quite advanced, as the Undersecretariat of Telecommunications (SUBTEL) calls it, the fiber optic route that seeks to link South America from Chile with Asia connecting in Oceania. This is [...]

2021-01-27T17:06:07-05:00January 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: , , , , |

7 Questions With Pamela Gidi Masías

7 Questions With Pamela Gidi Masías By SubTel Forum July 20, 2020 Talking Industry Trends with Chile's Vice-Minister of Telecommunications 1. What is SUBTEL's mission and vision? The Vice-Ministry of Telecommunications from Chile (SUBTEL) works towards promoting and developing telecommunications as an engine for economic and social development. Over the years, since market liberalization, SUBTEL [...]

2020-07-21T06:46:20-04:00July 21st, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

Sparkle Adds Fiber Pair on Google Curie Submarine Cable

Sparkle Adds Fiber Pair on Google’s Curie Submarine Cable to Its Assets in the Pacific Sparkle Press Release May 6, 2020 Rome - Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten global operators, announces the enhancement of its American backbone boosting its Pacific routes with a new fiber pair on Curie [...]

2020-05-06T10:35:50-04:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Google Curie Cable Connects US, Chile

Google’s Curie Undersea Cable Now Connects the US and Chile By Christine Fisher, Endgadget November 14, 2019 Curie, a 10,500-kilometer-long undersea cable, now connects Google data centers in the US and Chile. Today, Google announced that the fiber optic cable has been successfully installed and tested. It is expected to begin transmitting data in the [...]

2019-11-15T10:21:18-05:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |