OSA, Google to Collaborate on Subsea Fiber School

The OSA Foundation Announces Collaboration With Google for Subsea Optical Fiber Communications School OSA Foundation Press Release March 7, 2019 WASHINGTON--The OSA Foundation (OSAF) is pleased to announce the inaugural Subsea Optical Fiber Communications International Summer School The program, created by OSAF and Google, highlights the expanding and exciting field of subsea optical fiber communications [...]

Equinix Announces Build of New Data Center in Helsinki

Equinix Announces Build of New Data Center in Helsinki Equinix Press Release November 29, 2018 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and HELSINKI -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced it will build a new International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center in Helsinki, Finland. The data center – called HE7 – will [...]

2018-11-29T14:12:46-05:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Data Centers|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: , , , |

China, Finland In Talks About Arctic Cable

By Janne Suokas, GB Times December 14, 2017 China is reportedly in talks with Finland about a high-speed telecommunication arctic cable connecting Europe and Asia through the Arctic Ocean, a sign of the country’s growing interest in developing the Arctic region. State-owned China Telecom Corp expressed interest in participating in the cable project in September, [...]

2017-12-17T22:40:25-05:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Finland And Norway To Connect With China Through Trans-Arctic Data Cable

By Eva Eriksen, ScandAsia.com October 19, 2017 Finland and Russia are discussing the creation of a trans-Arctic fiber-optic data cable that would connect Finland, Norway and Russia with Japan and China, the Independent Barents Observer reported. Finland’s Minister of Transport and Communications, Anne Berner, reportedly brought up the possible Arctic data link in a Tuesday [...]

2017-10-19T10:51:10-04:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |