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SEA-ME-WE 3 To Be Fixed By December 26

By VietnamPlus December 12, 2017 Hanoi (VNA) – Asia-Middle East-Western Europe (SEA-ME-WE 3) submarine cable troubles are expected to be fixed between December 21-26, 2017 instead of December 10 as planned, according to a representative from the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication Group (VNPT). After the repair of the SEA-ME-WE 3 finishes, the Asia-America-Gateway (AAG)’s problems will [...]

2017-12-12T11:30:16-05:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Submarine Cable Cut Again

By Aaron Tan, Computer Weekly December 4, 2017 The aging SEA-ME-WE 3 submarine cable that links Australia to Southeast Asia was cut for the third time this year, underscoring the urgent need for a more robust connection to support the region’s growing internet traffic. According to reports, the nearly two-decade old SEA-ME-WE3 subsea cable that [...]

2017-12-04T12:52:22-05:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

Vietnam’s Internet Back Up To Speed Following Major Repair Work

By Bao Anh, Vietnam Express October 23, 2017 Internet connections in Vietnam have returned to normal as one of the two undersea cable systems that connect the country with the rest of the world has been fixed. Work to repair the Asia America Gateway (AAG), which encountered a power failure and lost connection with its [...]

2017-10-23T13:15:18-04:00October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |

(Vietnam) International Cable Lines To Be Fixed Next Week

By Vietnamn Investment Review October 20, 2017 The international undersea cable, AAG, broke down on October 12, slowing down the internet speed nationwide. Earlier, on October 10, another undersea cable line, SMW3, also faced the same problem, severely disrupting the internet connection from Vi?t Nam to other countries. The SMW3 cable line had developed problems [...]

2017-10-20T10:42:17-04:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Maintenance Work To Disrupt Bangladesh Internet Mid-Oct

By The Daily Star October 10, 2017 Internet users are likely to face disruption in services in mid-October due to maintenance work of a primary submarine cable across the Bay of Bengal. Maintenance work will begin on October 16 and continue for three days when the cable will remain shut, said Monwar Hossain, managing director [...]

2017-10-10T10:33:30-04:00October 10th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

Fresh Fault Found On SEA-ME-WE3

By Ry Crozier, itnews September 28, 2017 A submarine cable repair crew has identified a fresh instance of damage to the insulation of the SEA-ME-WE3 subsea telecommunications cable which connects Perth to Asia. Multiple cables around Hong Kong were damaged back in late August by strong typhoons in the area, which has caused degraded performance and [...]

2017-09-29T07:55:04-04:00September 29th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: |

Australia-to-Asia Traffic Slows As Typhoons Cut Submarine Cables

By Richard Chirgwin, The Register September 5, 2017 Typhoons have broken four submarine cables in the crowded Asian sea-lanes, with a knock-on impact for Australian ISPs iiNet and Internode. The four damaged cables are ASE (Asia Submarine-Cable Express), TGA-Intra Asia (TGA-IA), Asia-American Gateway (AAG) and SEA-ME-WE3 (SMW3). SMW3 connects Perth to Singapore; ASE and TGA-IA are [...]

2017-09-06T08:54:51-04:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

SEA-ME-WE 3 Submarine Cable Suffers Break

By Sara K. Madden, Lightwave August 31, 2017 Vocus has confirmed a break in the South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 3 (Sea-Me-We 3) submarine cable between Perth and Singapore. The Sea-Me-We 3 submarine cable is currently down, and until the link is restored, customers can expect to experience increased latency to Asian destinations, Vocus says. [...]

2017-09-01T12:15:49-04:00September 1st, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , |

Repairs To Vietnam’s Internet cables To Take Up To Four Weeks

By Bao Anh, VN Express August 29, 2017 The infamous Asia America Gateway was ruptured in two places, while the Intra Asia cable has also cracked just off Hong Kong. Vietnam's internet speed slowed to a snail's pace on Sunday after the three internet cable systems connecting the country with the rest of the world [...]

2017-08-29T10:53:45-04:00August 29th, 2017|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |