Converge Completes Submarine Cable Project

Converge Completes Submarine Cable Project By Faye Almanzan: The Manila Times November 1, 2021 Converge ICT Solutions Inc. completed its P6-billion domestic submarine cable project, which connects the Visayas and Mindanao region to its national fiber backbone. In a statement on Friday, the fiber internet provider said the 1,800-kilometer subsea cable will make its final landing in Coron [...]

2021-11-01T12:54:12-04:00November 1st, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Converge ICT Lands Final Cable Connection In Mindanao

Converge ICT Lands Final Cable Connection In Mindanao By Emmie V. Abadilla April 30, 2021 Fiber internet service provider Converge ICT Solutions Inc. has completed linking Visayas and Mindanao to its national fiber backbone via its P6 Billion submarine cable project. On Wednesday, April 28, the company landed its submarine cables in Cagayan de Oro [...]

2021-04-30T09:12:08-04:00April 30th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Converge ICT Gets $250-M From US Equity Firm

Converge ICT Gets $250-M Investment From US Equity Firm Warburg Pincus By GMA News Online September 24, 2019 Fiber internet service provider Converge ICT has received a $250-million investment from US-based private equity Warburg Pincus to finance a nationwide expansion. The investment of roughly P12.8 billion finance Converge ICT’s roll out of more fiber connection [...]

Converge ICT to Finish Vis-Min Submarine Cable Backbone by 2021

Converge ICT to Finish Vis-Min Submarine Cable Backbone by 2021 By Ted Cordero, GMA News July 4, 2019 Broadband company Converge ICT Solutions Inc. is eyeing to finish the construction of a submarine fiber optic cable backbone in the Visayas and Mindanao by 2021 as part of the initiative to expand its fixed broadband service [...]

Huawei, SubCom Vie for Cable Deal

Huawei, US Firm Vie for Cable Deal Miguel R. Camus, Inquirer.net May 28, 2019 China’s Huawei Technologies and US submarine cable firm SubCom are facing off for a strategic undersea internet cable project of Converge ICT, an aggressive player in the Philippines’ fixed-broadband sector. Miles Tonn Chua, chief operating officer of Converge subsidiary Metro Works, [...]

AAG Damaged Between Hong Kong And Philippines

Damaged AAG Submarine Cable Cable To Result To Slower Internet Speeds By Patrick Cañete, NoypiGeeks May 2, 2018 Back in September of last year, undersea internet cables were damaged due to numerous typhoons. And this time, it happened again. For those who are unfamiliar, undersea cables are what connects different countries via the internet. A [...]

2018-05-02T10:28:51-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |