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Chennai, Andaman & Nicobar Cable Work Begins

Ravi Shankar Prasad Inaugurates Works on Laying of Submarine Cables Between Chennai, Andaman Nicobar Islands By All India Radio January 9, 2020 Union Minister for Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the Union Government will ensure participation of the common people as  stakeholders in the digital transformation that is sweeping [...]

2020-01-09T11:48:10-05:00January 9th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

NTT MIST Cable to Connect Singapore & Myanmar, India

NTT’s MIST Subsea Cable to Connect Singapore with Myanmar and India By Harry Baldock, Total Telecom December 17, 2019 The $400 million construction project will deliver 240 Tbps and support 400 Gbps wavelengths Japanese communication giant NTT has announced its intentions to build an enormous subsea network spanning from Singapore to Chennai and Mumbai, as [...]

2019-12-17T10:28:15-05:00December 17th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

NTT Subsea Cable Venture to Handle Surging Net Traffic

NTT Undersea Cable Venture to Handle Surging Net Traffic By Akane Okutsu, Nikkei December 12, 2019 TOKYO -- Japan's largest telecom company, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone (NTT) will lay a new submarine cable connecting Myanmar and India amid surging demand for global internet links. The investment, worth around $400 million, will be undertaken with a [...]

2019-12-12T10:22:06-05:00December 12th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

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: , , , |