SubTel Forum Magazine Issue 106 Now Available

Submarine Telecoms Forum Magazine Issue 106 - Global Is Now Live! SubTel Forum Press Release May 20, 2019 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that Issue 106 of the Magazine is now available! In this issue we discuss global capacity aspects of the submarine cable industry, and provide a SubOptic 2019 recap. READ ISSUE Featured [...]

Southern Cross, ASN Sign Deal for NEXT

Southern Cross and Alcatel Submarine Networks Sign NEXT Supply Contract, Signalling Start of Manufacturing Phase Southern Cross Cable Limited Press Release April 7, 2019 Southern Cross NEXT Project to be completed in 2021 and will connect Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Tokelau, Kiribati and the United States Sydney, Australia – Southern Cross Cable Limited (SX) and [...]

2019-04-08T10:21:52-04:00April 8th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Telstra Adds Transpacific Capacity to Cable Network

Telstra Adds Transpacific Capacity to Subsea Cable Network By Rohan Pearce, Computerworld January 15, 2019 Telstra today revealed that it had purchased additional capacity on the New Cross Pacific (NCP) Cable as well as undertaken a “further investment” in the FASTER cable system. FASTER lands in Japan, Taiwan and the US west coast. NCP connects [...]

2019-01-15T12:13:24-04:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Southern Cross Cables Limited Selects New CEO

Southern Cross Cables Limited Selects New CEO By Scoop, Southern Cross Press Release December 20, 2018 Southern Cross Cables Limited announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Laurie Miller as Southern Cross’ new President and Chief Executive Officer. Miller will assume the new role on March 1, 2019, leading Southern Cross into the [...]

2018-12-20T15:07:39-04:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

Telstra Buys Quarter Share of Southern Cross Cable

Telstra Buys Quarter Share of Southern Cross Cable Network By Chris Duckett, ZDNet December 18, 2018 Australia's incumbent telco picks up 25 percent of Southern Cross and gains capacity on existing and future cables. Telstra is set to buy into Southern Cross Cable Network through the purchase of new shares that will give the telco [...]

2018-12-18T09:47:45-04:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Ciena Powers Southern Cross Continual Expansion

Ciena Adaptive Network Powers Southern Cross Cables Continual Expansion Ciena Press Release November 13, 2018 Sydney, Australia and HANOVER, Md. — To address skyrocketing customer demands for connectivity on the Southern Cross network, fueled by cloud, HD video, internet of things (IoT) and more, Southern Cross Cables has significantly enhanced the scale, programmability and intelligence [...]

2018-11-13T11:28:14-04:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Southern Cross Cable Landing Station Prep Complete

Southern Cross Cable Landing Station Prep Complete By Corinne Reichert July 9, 2018 Southern Cross Cables has provided an update on its NEXT subsea cable system, with submarine cable construction company SubPartners having completed the landing arrangements in Sydney. SubPartners concluded work on horizontal directionally drilled bore and arrangements for beach man hole access in [...]

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa

High-Speed Broadband Goes Live In Samoa By InfoZine February 9, 2018 The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank Group, and the Government of Australia joined the Government of Samoa to celebrate the arrival of high-speed internet in the country at a ceremony at the TATTE Convention Centre Friday. Apia, Samoa - infoZine - The [...]

2018-02-09T14:14:00-04:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Fiji Capacity Commitment To Southern Cross NEXT

Fiji Capacity Commitment To Southern Cross NEXT Southern Cross Cables Press Release January 22, 2018 Suva/Bermuda: Southern Cross Cables today announced a major capacity commitment made by FINTEL (www.fintel.com.fj), Fiji’s International Gateway provider and wholesale telecommunications company, to the Southern Cross NEXT subsea cable which will provide the lowest latency and fastest connectivity from Fiji [...]

2018-01-26T12:02:01-04:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |

Tokelau To Receive Connectivity Via Southern Cross NEXT

Tokelau To Receive Connectivity Via Southern Cross NEXT Southern Cross Cables Press Release January 22, 2018 Nukunonu/Bermuda - Southern Cross Cable CEO, Anthony Briscoe, and Teletok CEO, Tealofi Enosa today announced a landmark milestone for Tokelau, with confirmation by Teletok, Tokelau’s telecommunications service provider, to the Southern Cross NEXT subsea cable which will provide the [...]

2018-01-26T12:01:01-04:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |