JGA North Cable System Begins Installation

Japan-Guam-Australia North Cable System Begins Installation RTI Connectivity Press Release September 12, 2019 Singapore, – RTI Connectivity Pte. Ltd. (RTI) announced today that installation has begun on the JGA North (Japan-Guam-Australia) Cable System between Minami Boso, Japan and Piti, Guam (JGA North). JGA North is on schedule and is expected to be commercially available in [...]

Work on Andamans Cable to Begin in December

Work on Undersea Cable to Connect Andamans to Begin in December By T. K. Rohit, The Hindu September 11, 2019 Project aims to carry 100Gb/s optical waves; precaution taken to safeguard environment Work to install a 2,300-km undersea optical submarine cable system for high-speed internet connecting Andamans and Nicobar Islands to mainland India through Chennai [...]

2019-09-11T10:10:22-04:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Omantel Supports Google, OSA Foundation Subsea Fiber School

Omantel Supports Google and OSA Foundation’s Subsea Optical Fiber Communications School Omantel Press Release August 7, 2019 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman – Omantel, a global player in the integrated telecommunications market, is a key supporter of the Subsea Optical Fiber Communications 2019 International Summer School, presented by Google and the OSA Foundation. It runs until [...]

Huawei Marine ‘hasn’t Bid’ on Chile’s Transpacific Cable Project

Huawei Marine ‘hasn’t Bid’ on Chile’s Trans-pacific Cable Project By Chen Qingqing, Global Times July 17, 2019 Huawei Marine, the submarine cable business of the tech giant, said it has not offered any bid for the feasibility study of Chile's proposed trans-Pacific project connecting South America with Asia, a decision that analysts said reflects the [...]

2019-07-17T12:02:02-04:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Chile to Study Transpacific Cable Connecting South America, Asia

Chile to Study Trans-Pacific Cable to Connect South America With Asia By Dave Sherwood and Natalia A. Ramos Miranda, Reuters July 12, 2019 SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the interest of China’s Huawei [...]

2019-07-12T16:58:00-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

NEC to Build Cable for Okinawa Telephone Company

NEC to Build Submarine Cable System for Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company NEC Press Release February 18, 2019 Tokyo, Japan - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that a contract has been awarded by Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company for NEC to design, engineer, supply, install, test and implement an optical submarine cable system connecting Okinawa Prefecture and [...]

2019-02-21T10:59:39-04:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Hemisphere Cable Company, NEC Announce WASACE 1

Hemisphere Cable Company and NEC Corporation to Connect Europe to Latin America with High Speed WASACE 1 Cable Project Hemisphere Cable Company Press Release November 25, 2018 MADRID, Spain - Hemisphere Cable Company, S.L. a company duly constituted under the Laws of the Kingdom of Spain, having its registered office in Tenerife (Canary Islands), Spain [...]

2018-12-04T10:13:38-04:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

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: , , , , , |

NEC To Build The Bay To Bay Express Cable System

NEC To Build The Bay To Bay Express Cable System NEC Press Release July 9, 2018 Tokyo, Japan – The Bay to Bay Express Cable System (BtoBE) consortium, composed of China Mobile International, Facebook and Amazon Web Services, signed an agreement with NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE:6701) to build a high performance submarine cable connecting Singapore, Hong [...]

NEC Brings AI To Submarine Cable Networks

NEC Brings AI To Submarine Cable Networks NEC Press Release May 15, 2018 Tokyo, Japan and Princeton, NJ, U.S.A. - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today successful transmission tests that took place over a commercial subsea cable measuring more than 10,000 kilometers using artificial intelligence (AI) and probabilistic shaping at a modulation of 64QAM. NEC, [...]

2018-05-18T16:39:23-04:00May 15th, 2018|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , |