LATENCY IS THE NEW CURRENCY

LATENCY IS THE NEW CURRENCY By Dag Aanensen January 19, 2021 When I started my career in Telecoms 25 years ago, data had to travel twice over the Atlantic to be processed, even if the local providers where only a few houses apart. Quality was poor due to packet loss and the cost per Mbit [...]

PTC 2021 and Beyond

PTC 2021 and Beyond SubTel Forum Feature January 19, 2021 What started in 1978 (incorporated in 1980) as a forum for the interchange of ideas regarding telecommunications by several University of Hawaii professors along with others in the US, Japan and Mexico in particular, has grown into a conference with over 8000 participants each year [...]

2021-01-19T17:59:58-05:00January 19th, 2021|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , , |

SubTel Forum Magazine #116 – Global Outlook – OUT NOW!

SubTel Forum Magazine #116 - Global Outlook - OUT NOW! SubTel Forum Press Release January 18, 2021 READ ISSUE NOW What's Inside: Articles from 21 industry thought leaders and magnates discussing the changing landscape of the global submarine cable market, the ongoing impact of COVID-19 on project management and just where the industry [...]

November Issue – Where in the World Are Those Pesky Cable Ships?

Where in the World Are Those Pesky Cable Ships? By Rebecca Spence December 2, 2020 https://youtu.be/9gVSUmfZdYk Only a few weeks left in the year of endless days, and we are finally starting to see some significant movement in the international cableship fleet. Maritime industries are beginning to figure out how to work through new restrictions [...]

2020-12-02T13:47:48-05:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

Back Reflection: The Man History Forgot (Part 3)

Back Reflection: The Man History Forgot (Part 3) By Steward Ash and Bill Burns December 2, 2020 As we explained in the September Issue, in the early months of 1862 Cyrus Field met with British Government officials in an attempt to obtain funding, or at least guarantees, for the laying of a new Atlantic cable.  [...]

The Nzadi Cable System: Connecting Angola’s Underserved Regions both On- and Off-Shore

The Nzadi Cable System: Connecting Angola's Underserved Regions both On- and Off-Shore By Domingos Coelho December 1, 2020 Nzadi Cable System map The Nzadi Cable System, the most recent domestic offshore submarine telecommunications cable project has been a longtime coming and timely development for both Angola’s conventional telecommunications, offshore energy sectors and the [...]

2020-12-02T11:46:40-05:00December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

The Evolving Role of Coherent Optics in Submarine Network Connected Data Centers

The Evolving Role of Coherent Optics in Submarine Network Connected Data Centers By Jean-Marie Vilain and Hicham Mallouf December 1, 2020 As with all telecom network operators worldwide, undersea cable network operators are striving to scale their networks quickly and efficiently to meet burgeoning demand for bandwidth and to support sophisticated services. One of the [...]

2020-12-02T11:51:53-05:00December 1st, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why 5G Edge Computing Doesn’t Exist Without Network Infrastructure Aggregation

Why 5G Edge Computing Doesn't Exist Without Network Infrastructure Aggregation By Dennis Chan December 1, 2020 Have you ever given up loading a website or watching a movie because it just wouldn’t load? You’re not alone… Network performance, scalability at speed for IT environments and infrastructure, capability to reach out to users and offer faster, [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:12-05:00December 1st, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

NEW AGE OF THE CLS: Connecting Continents at a Time When Communication Has Become the Fourth Utility

NEW AGE OF THE CLS: Connecting Continents at a Time When Communication Has Become the Fourth Utility By Gil Santaliz November 30, 2020   If we have learned one thing this year, it is that global communications are a necessity. In fact, connectivity has become almost more important than electricity - and solidified itself as [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:28-05:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , |

Connecting the World to the Future: Supporting the Explosive Growth in Data Traffic Generated Through Data Centres

Connecting the World to the Future: Supporting the Explosive Growth in Data Traffic Generated Through Data Centres By Rendong Xu, Shawn Xu, Wendy Wang, and Jerry Brown November 27, 2020 Exactly 2 years ago Hengtong Marine published a short article [1] in SubTel Forum outlining some of the challenges and features required from a higher [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:55-05:00November 27th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |