Angola Cables, Nokia Trial Direct Route to USA

Angola Cables and Nokia Trial First Direct Optical Fiber Link Between Africa and the USA Angola Cables Press Release November 13, 2019 Trial successfully completed in a collaborative effort to provide a direct, low latency Trans-Atlantic path from Luanda to Boca Raton. AfricaCom, Cape Town, South Africa - Angola Cables and Nokia have announced that [...]

2019-11-14T09:12:13-05:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Angola Cables, AmLight to Develop REN Linking Florida, Africa

Angola Cables Partners With AmLight ExP for REN Linking Florida With Africa By Telecompaper October 4, 2019 Angola Cables and Florida International University's Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) have signed an MoU on joint development of a research and education network connecting Africa, the US and Latin America. The AmLight Consortium is [...]

2019-10-04T10:45:33-04:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Angola Cables Set to Launch Live Gaming Portal

Angola Cables Set to Launch Angola’s First Live Gaming Portal Angola Cables Press Release August 6, 2019 Partnership with Qwatti will open Angola’s growing gaming population to the more than 2.2 billion active gamers worldwide London, UNITED KINGDOM – Multinational telecoms company, Angola Cables, has announced that, through their ultra-low latency submarine fiber cable routes, [...]

Angola Cables Data Center in Brazil Is Now Live

Angola Cables Data Center in Brazil Is Now Live By Abigail Opiah, Data-Economy April 17, 2019 The Angola Cables data center will cater for the growing demand in content data transmission in the Southern hemisphere. Telecommunications company Angola Cables has announced the opening of its carrier-neutral data center, Angonap Fortaleza in Fortaleza, Brazil. The completed [...]

2019-05-07T10:12:59-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

SACS to Boost Africa Connectivity via Teraco Data Centers

SACS Cable to Boost Connectivity in Africa via Teraco Data Centers By Malawi24 November 15, 2018 Teraco, Africa’s largest vendor neutral colocation data centre provider has said that clients currently making use of its data centres in Cape Town and Johannesburg are set to benefit from the cross connection to the South Atlantic Cable System [...]

2018-11-15T14:17:33-05:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems, Data Centers|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 [...]

Angola Cables Announces Launch of SACS

Angola Cables Announces Launch of SACS Subsea System By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 27, 2018 Angola Cables has confirmed the commercial launch of its South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), a new subsea cable system that will boost connectivity between Africa and South America. The new system will provide ultra-low latency services between the two [...]

2018-09-27T11:38:00-04:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

SACS Cable Activated Across South Atlantic

First Subsea Cable Across South Atlantic Activated By Doug Madory, Dyn September 19, 2018 Yesterday marked the first time in recent Internet history that a new submarine cable carried live traffic across the South Atlantic, directly connecting South America to Sub-Saharan Africa.  The SACS (South Atlantic Cable System built by Angola Cables achieved this feat around [...]

2018-09-20T16:15:21-04:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

First-Ever Southern Transatlantic Cable In Service Soon

First-Ever Southern Transatlantic Cable In Service Soon By Duncan McLeod June 28, 2018 The first transatlantic broadband submarine cable in the southern hemisphere, the South Atlantic Cable System (Sacs), will begin carrying its first commercial traffic within the next three months, providing a more direct and lower-latency route between South Africa — and other African [...]

2018-06-28T15:18:27-04:00June 29th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Angola Cables Signs Agreement With IOX Cable

Angola Cables Signs Agreement with Mauritius Based IOX Cable to Expand their Reach across Africa By Dennis Lukhoba, Footprint to Africa March 13, 2018 Angola Cables, an Angolan telecommunications multinational firm operating in the wholesale market, and IOX Cable, a Mauritius based fibre optics company, have this week announced the signing of a joint provisioning [...]