Optical Fibre Company Repairs Undersea Cable Facility

Optical Fibre Company Repairs Undersea Net Cable Facility to SL By Deepak Kumar Jha, The Pioneer September 9, 2019 In significant technological enhancement, a Delhi-based optical fibre cable company has successfully repaired the undersea internet cable facility to Sri Lanka which routed from India via Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu. The same cable to India has [...]

NTT Communications to Extend Subsea Networks to India

NTT Communications Reveals Undersea Cable Networks to India in Its Pipeline By Abigail Opiah August 9, 2019 Japan-based NTT Communications is reportedly making plans to extend its undersea cable network to India in a bid to offer broadband services. Sharad Sanghi, MD and CEO of Netmagic, a subsidiary of NTT Communications told BusinessLine that the [...]

SEA-ME-WE 3 Repairs in India Underway

Work Apace to Fix Ruptured Submarine Cable By The Hindu December 13, 2018 SEA-ME-WE 3 Connectivity likely to be restored today Relaying of cable along the 600-metre stretch between Kundannoor Junction and the bridge towards Aroor is in progress to bring back vital connectivity after piling for the flyover at the junction had ruptured the [...]

2018-12-13T10:55:05-05:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Submarine Cable Fixed

Breakage on SEA-ME-WE 3 Telecom Cable Fixed By Press Trust of India September 19, 2018 Kochi, Sep 19 (PTI) The SEA-ME-WE 3 (South-East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe), an optical submarine telecommunications cable linking these regions, was damaged during a construction activity here, but was fixed within hours, a senior Kerala government officer said. State IT Secretary [...]

2018-09-19T09:14:12-04:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , , |

IOX Update

IOX Update By Arunachalam Kandasamy July 24, 2018 Connecting Mauritius And Rodrigues Island to South Africa and India Innovation in the business world is accelerating exponentially, with new, disruptive technologies and trends emerging that are fundamentally changing how businesses and the global economy operate. The Internet is one such technology which has changed the lives [...]

NEC Signs Submarine Cable Deal With BSNL

NEC Signs Submarine Cable Deal With BSNL By Telecom Lead July 11, 2018 NEC Technologies India has bagged a major order from BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam) to set up an optical submarine cable system connecting Chennai and the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. NEC Corporation will manufacture the optical submarine cable and provide technical assistance during [...]

2018-07-11T10:41:19-04:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

GCX Completes Data Center, Landing for Eagle

GCX Announces India Landing and Completion of India Data Center for Eagle Subsea Network Global Cloud Xchange Press Release June 19, 2018 MUMBAI, India  – Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications (RCOM), today announced new milestones in its “Cloud & Fiber” initiative with the confirmation of its India Landing and completion of [...]

2018-06-19T15:38:09-04:00June 19th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Mauritius Starts First Phase Of IOX Submarine Cable

Mauritius Starts First Phase Of IOX Submarine Cable By Telecompaper April 13, 2018 Mauritius has launched the first phase of the IOX Submarine Cable (Indian Ocean Exchange) system project, which will position Mauritius as a technology hub and significantly enhance the development of the country's broadband infrastructure to support and drive the new digital economy. [...]

2018-04-13T15:16:24-04:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

RCom Could Exit India Following Asset Sale

RCom Could Exit India Following Asset Sale By Noomag March 23, 2018 Two of the people said that five companies had expressed interest in buying RCom's remaining telecoms assets in a sale that could raise about $1.2bn. However, when Jio's bid was finalised, Ericsson moved the arbitral tribunal and sought to restrain the sale of [...]

2018-03-23T11:14:22-04:00March 23rd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

RCom In Talks Over Enterprise Telecoms Sale

RCom In Talks Over Enterprise Telecoms Sale By Tom Mitchell, Simon Mundy and Don Weinland, Financial Times March 21, 2018 Deal would end company’s 15-year presence in Indian communications sector RCom, the heavily indebted company controlled by Indian tycoon Anil Ambani, is in talks over a sale of its business communications assets that could end [...]

2018-03-22T12:26:57-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |