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Sparkle Adds Fiber Pair on Google Curie Submarine Cable

Sparkle Adds Fiber Pair on Google’s Curie Submarine Cable to Its Assets in the Pacific Sparkle Press Release May 6, 2020 Rome - Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten global operators, announces the enhancement of its American backbone boosting its Pacific routes with a new fiber pair on Curie [...]

2020-05-06T10:35:50-04:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sparkle Data Center Adds DE-CIX Remote Peering

Sparkle Enhances its Sicily Hub Open Data Center with DE-CIX Remote Peering Capabilities Sparkle Press Release December 3, 2019 Rome - Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten global operators, has enhanced its Sicily Hub in Palermo with DE-CIX remote peering capabilities. Sicily Hub is a next generation open data [...]

2019-12-03T12:02:39-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

Sparkle Selects Djibouti Data Center as Its IP Hub in Africa

Sparkle Selects Djibouti Data Center as Its IP Hub in Africa Sparkle Press Release July 12, 2019 First Tier 3 carrier-neutral data center, Djibouti will allow Sparkle to deliver high performance IP and capacity services in East and South Africa Rome - Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten [...]

2019-07-12T10:40:56-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sparkle to Invest in BlueMed Cable Connecting Palermo, Genoa, Milan

Sparkle to Invest on the Deployment of BlueMed: The First Submarine Cable Connecting Palermo with Genoa up to Milan Sparkle Press Release April 12, 2019 First phase of a wider investment plan to consolidate Sparkle’s leadership in the Mediterranean and strengthen Italy's role as digital gateway between Africa, Middle East, Asia and Europe Rome - Sparkle, [...]

2019-04-12T10:27:01-04:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Sparkle And GO Upgrade Italy-Malta Cable

By TI Sparkle Press Release October 24, 2017 Rome, Italy and Valletta, Malta - Sparkle, the international services arm of TIM Group and among top 10 global wholesale operators, and GO plc, the market leading communications services provider in Malta, have upgraded the Italy-Malta bilateral cable and introduced 100GB transmission technology. The upgrade is in [...]

2017-10-24T10:35:43-04:00October 24th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , |

Telecom Italia Weighing Options Over Its Strategic Asset Sparkle

By Reuters September 14, 2017 PARIS, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Telecom Italia is considering several options for its Sparkle unit including selling the subsidiary or making it a separate entity within Telecom Italia that would remain under Italian leadership. Top investor Vivendi has tightened its grip on Telecom Italia and Rome wants to keep powers [...]

2017-09-15T11:03:06-04:00September 15th, 2017|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , |