PLDT Invests P7 Billion for JUPITER Trans-Pacific Cable

PLDT Invests P7 Billion for New Trans-Pacific Cable to US, Japan By Ted Cordero, GMA News October 23, 2019 Telecommunications giant PLDT Inc. is investing $136.7 million or P7 billion in a trans-Pacific cable system linking to the US and Japan. In a statement on Wednesday, PLDT said the telco has finalized the technical and [...]

2019-10-23T10:29:55-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Orange, PCCW Global Sign Deal for PEACE Cable

Orange and PCCW Global Sign Deal to Launch PEACE Cable By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 18, 2019 The cable will provide greater route diversity, improved connection security and guaranteed support for increased capacity across all regions in the Indian Ocean, according to Orange Orange and PCCW Global have signed an agreement to launch the [...]

2019-09-19T07:35:29-04:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

PCCW Global, Global Switch Launch PoP at Tai Seng Data Center

PCCW Global, Global Switch Launch Console Connect PoP at Tai Seng Data Center By Telecompaper July 5, 2019 PCCW Global, the international operating division of Hong Kong operator HKT, and Global Switch, an owner, operator and developer of carrier and cloud neutral data centers in Europe and Asia-Pacific, have announced the launch of a Console [...]

2019-07-05T19:27:42-04:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

Huawei Marine’s MARS Cable Reaches Rodrigues Island

Huawei Marine's MARS Cable Finally Reaches Rodrigues Island Huawei Marine Press Release November 19, 2019 Tianjin, China -  Huawei Marine and PCCW Global today announced that the submarine cable used in the MARS project has landed on Rodrigues Island, an outer island that forms part of Mauritius. The MARS project is the first submarine cable [...]

2018-11-20T10:08:17-05:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Orange, PCCW to Land PEACE Cable in France

Orange and PCCW Global Team Up to Land the New PEACE Submarine Cable in France Orange Press Release October 24, 2018 During Capacity Europe 2018, the largest carrier event in Europe, Orange & PCCW Global have announced a partnership for the new submarine cable PEACE (Pakistan & East Africa Connecting Europe), a 12,000 km long, [...]

2018-10-25T10:31:48-04:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

RCom In Talks Over Enterprise Telecoms Sale

RCom In Talks Over Enterprise Telecoms Sale By Tom Mitchell, Simon Mundy and Don Weinland, Financial Times March 21, 2018 Deal would end company’s 15-year presence in Indian communications sector RCom, the heavily indebted company controlled by Indian tycoon Anil Ambani, is in talks over a sale of its business communications assets that could end [...]

2018-03-22T12:26:57-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |