Internet Resumes After Repairs To IA and APG Complete

Internet Resumes After Repairs To IA and APG Complete By Nguyen Quy March 1, 2021 Vietnam's internet speed is back to normal after repair work on two international undersea internet cables disrupted last month was completed. Repairs on the disruption-prone Asia Pacific Gateway (APG), which links Vietnam with Hong Kong and Japan, finished Wednesday, two [...]

2021-03-01T11:43:57-05:00March 1st, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 37 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 37 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release February 22, 2021 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the 37th edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have added 98 new submarine systems and updated 100+ more. You may also notice more of [...]

2021-02-22T18:46:38-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , , |

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 36 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 36 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release November 23, 2020 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the 36th edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have added one system and updated an additional ninety-two. You may also notice more of our continuous [...]

2021-02-22T18:29:42-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , , |

i2i Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Completed

Internet Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Comes to an End; Service Resumed By The Daily Star November 5, 2020 The i2i cable network, a 3,100-kilometre submarine cable connecting Bangladesh's international internet gateway (IIG) operators with Singapore, resumed service since this evening. "The upgrading activities in the Seabone cable from Chennai to Singapore which started on November [...]

2020-11-06T10:37:01-05:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Telecom Egypt, St Helena Sign Cable Agreement

Telecom Egypt Signs Agreement With St Helena Government to Provide It With Its First Subsea Solution Telecom Egypt Press Release November 2, 2020 Cairo, 02 November 2020: Telecom Egypt and St Helena Government (SHG) have signed an agreement to connect the Island to Telecom Egypt’s subsea system over the Equiano submarine cable system. Telecom Egypt [...]

2020-11-02T10:00:43-05:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Bangladesh Internet Slow for Next 6 Days

Slow Internet Likely for Next 6 Days Due to Submarine Cable Maintenance: Industry Operators By Md Fazlur Rahman, The Daily Star October 26, 2020 Internet users are likely to face reduced speed for the next five days as a fibre optic cable that connects Bangladesh's international internet gateway operators with Singapore will go through emergency [...]

2020-10-26T09:57:32-04:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Nunavik Prepares for Increased Demand for Internet Bandwidth

Nunavik Prepares for Increased Demand for Internet Bandwidth By Sarah Rogers, Nunatsiaq News August 17, 2020 Tamaani Internet said it’s too soon to say what the loss of some of Xplornet’s services could mean for broadband access in Nunavik. In the meantime, the Kativik Regional Government–led internet service said it’s working to boost capacity in [...]

2020-08-18T10:31:45-04:00August 18th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 35 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 35 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release August 16, 2020 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the 35th edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have added eight systems and updated an additional fifty-eight. You may also notice more of our continuous [...]

Submarine Cable Glitch Slows Internet in Bangladesh

Submarine Cable Glitch Slows Internet in Bangladesh By bdnew24.com August 9, 2020 Internet users in Bangladesh are experiencing slow speed or outages due to a technical glitch in the second submarine cable. Efforts are underway to carry out the necessary repairs, Moshiur Rahman, managing director of Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd, told bdnews24.com on Sunday. [...]

SubTel Forum Magazine #113 – Regional Systems OUT NOW!

SubTel Forum Magazine #113 - Regional Systems OUT NOW! SubTel Forum Press Release July 20, 2020 The 2020 Regional Systems Edition of SubTel Forum Magazine is out now! READ ISSUE NOW What's Inside: Articles from more than 20 industry thought leaders and magnates discussing the importance and continued relevance of regional submarine systems [...]