Telia Carrier, Telxius Announce Capacity Agreement

Telia Carrier and Telxius Announce Major Network Capacity Agreement Telxius Press Release March 13, 2019 Stockholm/Madrid – Telia Carrier and Telxius announced today a landmark agreement for multi-terabit capacity services combining transatlantic capacity from Telxius in the new 6,600 km MAREA cable system and Telia Carrier’s European backbone network. The combination of Telia Carrier’s extensive [...]

2019-03-13T10:22:59-04:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |

New Submarine Cable from Iceland to Europe

A New Submarine Cable from Iceland to Europe in Preparation By Farice ehf Press Release January 28, 2019 The Telecommunication Fund of Iceland and Farice ehf, the operator of two submarine cables to Iceland, have recently signed a DTS (Desk Top Study) work agreement. The DTS work involves selecting landing sites for a new submarine [...]

2019-01-29T15:00:29-04:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

ASN Begins Construction of EllaLink Submarine Cable

Ellalink and Alcatel Submarine Networks Start Construction of Submarine Cable System Between Latin America and Europe EllaLink Press Release January 8, 2019 Scheduled for operations in 2020, the 9200 km EllaLink system will provide express subsea connectivity offering a direct fiber pair between the two continents. Dublin, Ireland and Paris, France – EllaLink Ireland Ltd [...]

2019-01-08T12:07:56-04:00January 8th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cabo Verde Telecom, EllaLink Sign Cable Agreement

Cabo Verde Telecom and Ellalink Sign Agreement for Connectivity to Cabo Verde on the Ellalink Submarine Cable System EllaLink Press Release December 13, 2018 Cabo Verde and Madrid, Spain – Cabo Verde Telecom and EllaLink are pleased to announce the contract signature of their agreement to deliver connectivity from Europe and Latin America to Cabo [...]

2018-12-13T10:40:56-04:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Marseille: From Peering Point to International Content Hub

The New Marseille: From Peering Point to International Content Hub By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom November 2, 2018 In today’s digital world, physical location is still critically important for the creation and distribution of digital content. One French city is a classic example, says Fabrice Coquio, Managing Director of Interxion France As  the  largest  port  [...]

2018-11-02T10:19:11-04:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

GTT Communications Announces UK, Europe Divisions

GTT Announces New UK and Europe Divisions GTT Communications Press Release August 6, 2018 MCLEAN, Va., August 6, 2018 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today an updated division structure following the acquisition of Interoute. GTT appointed Martin Ford as UK division president, with responsibility [...]

2018-08-07T14:33:09-04:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Irish Links

Irish Links By Derek Cassidy July 24, 2018 Becoming the Cog in the Wheel of International Connectivity When we talk about regional networks we usually think of small systems that loop around the coast or connect Islands to the mainland. However we can also look at them and understand that they can also be systems [...]

2018-07-26T13:20:01-04:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Magazine, State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Connecting the European Single Market

Connecting the European Single Market By Joensuu Jukka-Pekka July 24, 2018 Regional Systems in Europe Providing Cross-Connectivity And Redundancy to Meet the New Needs of Data Retention in the World of GDPR Background Finland has a unique position in the European Union with a central position in the Baltic Sea and also geographically connecting northeastern [...]

2018-07-26T13:20:28-04:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Magazine, State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

BICS And Fastweb Partner For International Connectivity

BICS And Fastweb Partner To Boost International Capacity And Connectivity Services From Europe To International Submarine Cable Systems In Sicily BICS Press Release April 26, 2018 Brussels and Milan - BICS, a leading international communications enabler, and Fastweb, a major Italian telecommunications operator, have today announced a strategic partnership to offer a combined connectivity solution which [...]

2018-04-27T12:01:55-04:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |