MainOne Ready for Service in Cote d’Ivoire

MainOne’s Submarine Cable, Ready for Service in Cote d’Ivoire MainOne Press Release December 2, 2019 MainOne today announces its submarine cable in Cote d’Ivoire is live and ready for service. The project, notable for being the first commercial cable system in service to deploy spectrum sharing capabilities, will offer capabilities to deepen infrastructure sharing and [...]

2019-12-03T10:23:45-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

New Caledonia to Connect Hawaiki Cable

New Caledonia to Connect Hawaiki Cable Hawaiki Cable Press Release December 2, 2019 VAO, NEW CALEDONIA - SCCI, a carrier recently incorporated in New Caledonia, and Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP have signed a multi-million dollar contract to provide SCCI with a turn-key solution to connect the island nation to Hawaiki, including a subsea branch to [...]

This Week in Submarine Telecoms Nov 11-15

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of November 11-15 SubTel Forum Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 32 Out Now! The 32nd issue of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available and contains details on every major submarine cable system in the world. Current Systems GlobeNet to Pass Fiber [...]

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 32 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 32 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release November 11, 2019 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the thirty-second edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have added five new systems and updated an additional thirty-three. You may also notice more of our [...]

2019-11-11T21:20:55-05:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: Featured, SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , |

This Week in Submarine Telecoms Nov 4-8

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of November 4-8 Conferences & Associations WFN Strategies to Speak at InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council WFN Strategies will discuss submarine cable resilience at the InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council on critical infrastructure. Data Centers Google Data Center Project in Uruguay Under [...]

OPIC to Support World’s Longest Subsea Telecommunications Cable

OPIC to Support World’s Longest Subsea Telecommunications Cable Overseas Private Investment Corporation Press Release November 5, 2019 Infrastructure will improve digital connectivity and embrace high-quality standards across Southeast Asia and the Pacific BANGKOK — The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, announced that it plans to work with Trans Pacific [...]

This Week in Submarine Telecoms Oct 28-Nov 1

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of October 28-November 1 SubTel Forum Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data Esri highlights the SubTel Cable Map discussing the challenges faced with creating an online submarine cable map and ArcGIS solutions. Cable Faults & Maintenance Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Pakistan [...]

NTT Creates Undersea Cable Unit in Singapore

NTT Creates Undersea Cable Unit in Singapore to Meet Data Traffic Demand By NNA Business News October 31, 2019 SINGAPORE, NNA – Japanese telecommunications giant NTT has launched a submarine cable unit in Singapore to capitalise on the growing demand for connectivity in Southeast Asia. NTT Ltd., the London-based firm in charge of the group’s [...]

2019-10-31T12:25:23-04:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |

Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data

Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data By Esri October 29, 2019 SubTel Forum is a media company located in the United States that serves hundreds of thousands of readers in over 100 countries. SubTel Forum publishes an independent commercial e-magazine, SubTel Forum, and complimentary digital and print publications that discuss the submarine telecommunications cable [...]

Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Pakistan Internet

Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Internet Services in Pakistan By Usman Hanif October 29, 2019 KARACHI: Internet users faced difficulties in accessing online content throughout the county after an international submarine cable developed a technical fault, apparently due to Cyclone Kyarr in Arabian Sea on Tuesday. Source privy to the development told The Express Tribune that the [...]

2019-10-29T15:24:16-04:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , |