Converge ICT to Finish Vis-Min Submarine Cable Backbone by 2021

Converge ICT to Finish Vis-Min Submarine Cable Backbone by 2021 By Ted Cordero, GMA News July 4, 2019 Broadband company Converge ICT Solutions Inc. is eyeing to finish the construction of a submarine fiber optic cable backbone in the Visayas and Mindanao by 2021 as part of the initiative to expand its fixed broadband service [...]

2019-07-05T12:05:17-05:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Globe Services in Visayas and Mindanao Interrupted Due to Cut Submarine Cables

Globe Services in Visayas and Mindanao Interrupted Due to Cut Submarine Cables By Rappler.com June 4, 2019 CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cut submarine cables prompted service interruptions for Globe customers across the Visayas and Mindanao, according to an advisory issued by the telecommunications company on Tuesday, June 4. "Between 1-2 pm today, the Globe network [...]

2019-06-04T13:45:39-05:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Huawei, SubCom Vie for Cable Deal

Huawei, US Firm Vie for Cable Deal Miguel R. Camus, Inquirer.net May 28, 2019 China’s Huawei Technologies and US submarine cable firm SubCom are facing off for a strategic undersea internet cable project of Converge ICT, an aggressive player in the Philippines’ fixed-broadband sector. Miles Tonn Chua, chief operating officer of Converge subsidiary Metro Works, [...]