Google Announces Cable From US to Asia

Google Announces Cable From US to Asia This bears repeating: Introducing the Echo subsea cable By Bikash Koley March 29, 2021 It’s an old story, but one that bears repeating: Google works hard to build infrastructure that connects people, geographies, and businesses. Today, we’re announcing Google’s investment in Echo, a new subsea cable from the [...]

2021-03-29T16:19:55-04:00March 29th, 2021|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Hawaiki and Hawaiian Telecom Announce ‘Milestone’ Agreement

Hawaiki and Hawaiian Telcom activate ‘milestone’ Sydney-Guam-Hawai‘i-LA route Hawaiki Press Release December 2, 2020 Powerful combination of Hawaiki, SEA-US and JGA-South cables New boost to subsea connectivity in the Pacific region and Hawai‘i Greater diversity and flexibility for customers in Australia and the U.S. Auckland, New Zealand and Honolulu, HI - 3 December 2020 - [...]

2020-12-02T16:59:22-05:00December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

JGA North Cable System Is Ready for Service

JGA North is Ready for Service RTI Connectivity Press Release July 6, 2020 Singapore – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) and NEC Corporation (NEC) jointly announced the successful completion of the Japan-Guam-Australia North Cable System (JGA North). JGA North is approximately 2,700 kilometres in length and lands in Minami-Boso, Japan and Piti, Guam. The cable [...]

2020-07-06T10:10:37-04:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

JGA-S to Land at Queensland This Weekend

JGA-S Submarine Cable to Land at Queensland This Weekend By Paul Mah, Data Centre Dynamics December 19, 2019 The Japan-Guam-Australia South (JGA-S) submarine cable is scheduled to land at Queensland, Australia as early as this weekend. To Guam and beyond Stretching 7,000 kilometers from Australia to Guam, the JGA-S terminates at the coastal town of [...]

2019-12-19T10:04:54-05:00December 19th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

JGA-S Cable System Lands in Sydney, Australia

Japan-Guam-Australia Cable System Lands in Sydney, Australia RTI Connectivity Press Release December 4, 2019 The Sunshine Coast’s Branch Enables Essential Diversity Singapore – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) announced today that the Japan-Guam-Australia South Cable System’s (JGA-S) main lay between Sydney, Australia and Piti, Guam is fully underway following last week’s remarkable landing in Sydney, [...]

Fiber Cable Through Marianas Trench Approved

Final Environmental Assessment and Permit for Cable Through Marianas Trench Marine National Monument U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Press Release September 13, 2019 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized an environmental assessment and issued a permit for a submarine fiber optic telecommunications cable to pass through the Trench Unit of the Marianas Trench [...]

JGA North Cable System Begins Installation

Japan-Guam-Australia North Cable System Begins Installation RTI Connectivity Press Release September 12, 2019 Singapore, – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) announced today that installation has begun on the JGA North (Japan-Guam-Australia) Cable System between Minami Boso, Japan and Piti, Guam (JGA North). JGA North is on schedule and is expected to be commercially available in [...]

Plan to Lay Cable Through Marianas Trench

Comments Sought on Plan to Lay Cable Through Marianas Trench By Saipan Tribune June 14, 2019 HONOLULU, Hawaii—RTI Solutions Inc. has requested a right-of-way permit from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to install a submarine fiber optic telecommunications cable connecting Japan, Guam, and Australia that would pass through the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument. The cable, [...]

Japan-Guam-Australia South Cable System Ready for Subsea Installation

Japan-Guam-Australia South Cable System Ready for Subsea Installation RTI Press Release April 8, 2019 Singapore – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) announced today that construction of the Japan-Guam-Australia South Cable System (JGA South) is on schedule and will be commercially available by the end of the year. JGA South has an initial design capacity of [...]

2019-04-09T20:11:46-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

NEC Begins Construction Of JGA Submarine Cable

Construction Begins On The Japan-Guam-Australia Cable System NEC Press Release April 4, 2018 San Francisco, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo, and Sydney – A consortium including RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI-C), AARNet Pty Ltd (AARNet) and Google, together with Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN), part of Nokia, and NEC Corporation (NEC: 6701) announced that the construction of the JGA [...]