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Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 34 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 34 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release May 13, 2020 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the thirty-fourth edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have updated thirty-nine systems. You may also notice more of our continuous updates to this publication. Our [...]

2020-05-13T14:02:36-04:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , , |

Infinera Unveils New Compact Modular Optical Transport Solutions

Infinera Unveils the Next Phase in the Evolution of Compact Modular Optical Transport Solutions Infinera Press Release April 1, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) unveiled today the expansion of the industry-leading Groove (GX) Series of open, compact, and modular transport solutions. The GX Series expansion leverages the power of sled-based architectures to bring [...]

2020-04-02T10:20:35-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Infinera, Corning Achieve 800G with ICE6

Infinera and Corning Achieve 800G Across 800 Kilometers with ICE6 Infinera Press Release March 3, 2020 Sunnyvale, Calif. – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today the industry-leading achievement of delivering an 800 gigabits per second (800G) single wavelength with Infinera’s sixth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE6) technology across 800 kilometers (km) on [...]

2020-03-05T09:21:10-05:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Fiber Technology for Submarine SDM

Fiber Technology for Submarine SDM By Sergei Makovejs January 19, 2020 Repeatered submarine optical fiber systems are unique in the sense that they have inherent limitations on how much electrical power can be remotely delivered from the shore to submarine cable repeaters. This is different to terrestrial fiber systems, in which there are no fundamental [...]

2020-02-04T10:51:36-05:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Magazine, Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |

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 [...]

EllaLink Completes Marine Survey, Licensing

EllaLink Achieves Major Project Milestones: Marine Survey, Manufacturing and Operator Licenses EllaLink Press Release October 24, 2019 Dublin, Ireland – EllaLink announced today that it has been granted operator licenses by the Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações (ANATEL) in Brazil and the Autoridade Nacional de Comuniçaões (ANACOM) in Portugal. With marine survey operations completed and commencement [...]

2019-10-24T11:31:51-04:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Seacom Suffers Outage Affecting Services in Europe

Seacom Submarine System Goes Down, Affecting Services Into Europe By Tech Central October 23, 2019 Seacom said on Wednesday that the submarine cable system it operates along Africa’s east coast is experiencing a “service-affecting outage”. The incident began at midnight South African time. “Seacom is experiencing a service-affecting outage on its subsea cable system between [...]

2019-10-23T10:14:46-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , |

Indonesia Completes East Palapa Ring Project

Indonesia Announces Completion of East Palapa Ring Project By Fiber Optic Social Network October 16, 2019 Indonesian Government authorities on Monday, 14 October 2019 announced the completion of its ambitious fiber optic project (Palapa Ring Project) to connect the under-developed regions of the country’s east, including the restive region of Papua. The telecommunication network containing [...]

Submarine Telecoms Industry Report Issue 8 Now Available

2019-20 Submarine Telecoms Industry Report Is Now Available By SubTel Forum Press Release October 15, 2019 Sterling, Virginia - SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the 2019-20 edition of the Submarine Telecoms Industry Report is now available! READ THE INDUSTRY REPORT NOW   We are thrilled that the Secretary General of the International [...]