The Carrier Guide to 2020

The Carrier Guide to 2020: Traffic, Technology and Unsung Heroes By Mattias Fridström January 19, 2020 According to the Chinese calendar, 2020 will be the Year of the Rat. And while this may seem as if this year is doomed to be full of dark, damp, rat-like times, the rat actually ranks first on the [...]

EXFO Introduces Industry’s First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks

EXFO Introduces Industry's First Integrated Test Solution for Troubleshooting DWDM Networks EXFO Press Release October 1, 2019 The Optical Wave Expert diagnoses and fixes faults on the spot to cut mean-time-to-repair  QUEBEC CITY /CNW Telbec/ - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) the communications industry's test, monitoring and analytics experts, today introduced the Optical Wave Expert, [...]

2019-10-01T10:20:36-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

IPG Photonics to Acquire Padtec Submarine Networks Division

IPG Photonics Announces Agreement to Acquire Padtec Submarine Networks Division IGP Photonics Press Release January 22, 2019 Acquisition will leverage core IPG fiber amplifier technology to advance the market for submarine networking systems OXFORD, Mass., (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IPGP) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the [...]

2019-01-24T10:16:15-05:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Angola Cables To Partner with Silica Networks

Angola Cables Enters into Strategic Partnership with Silica Networks Angola Cables Press Release October 22, 2018 LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - Multinational telecoms company, Angola Cables has announced that it has entered into a strategic business partnership with Silica Networks in Argentina and Silica Networks in Chile to connect their terrestrial fiber networks to the recently commissioned [...]

Pioneer Appoints Director of Submarine Networks

Pioneer Consulting Appoints Director of Submarine Networks Pioneer Consulting Press Release October 9, 2018 BOSTON, Massachusetts - The well-known international submarine cable consulting firm Pioneer Consulting, has further increased capabilities by greatly adding to its core project team. With over 10 years in system design engineering and project implementation experience, Pioneer Consulting welcomes Mr. Philip [...]

2018-10-09T16:06:57-04:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

SAEx, Alcatel Submarine Networks Begin Survey

SAEx and Alcatel Submarine Networks begin survey for a new submarine cable network linking Southern Africa and Asia to the Americas Alcatel Submarine Networks Press Release October 4, 2018 This new submarine cable system will span almost 25,000 km, enhancing international connectivity and providing critical route diversity. Paris, France – SAEx International Ltd and Alcatel [...]