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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: , , , , , |

French Polynesia Discusses Cable With Chile

French Polynesia Discusses Cable With Chile By Radio New Zealand September 9, 2019 The French Polynesian president Edouard Fritch has been in discussions with Chile about linking up with a submarine cable. Mr Fritch discussed the concept with Chile's president Sebastian Pinera in Santiago. It follows Mr Fritch's talks on the project in Paris in [...]

2019-09-09T10:35:09-04:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

NZ Landing ‘Obvious Choice’ for Chile-China Cable

NZ Landing Station an 'Obvious Choice' for Chile-to-China Internet Cable By Tom Pullar-Strecker, Stuff.co.nz September 5, 2019 Chile could put the New Zealand government on the spot by asking it to allow a proposed US$500 million (NZ$794m) internet cable linking Chile and China to come ashore in Auckland, industry sources believe. A spokesman for Communications Minister Kris Faafoi said [...]

2019-09-05T13:43:42-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

WFN Strategies, TMG Awarded Chile Transpacific Project

Project to Build Gigantic Fiber Optic Cable Between Chile and Asia: Government Awards Feasibility Study By Patricia San Juan, Latercera September 4, 2019 The winners of the tender were the consortium made up of Telecommunications Management Group Inc and WFN Strategies LLC. The Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications (MTT) through the Undersecretariat for Telecommunications (Subtel) [...]