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PCCW Brings Connectivity to NJFX Through New PoP

PCCW Global Brings Global On-demand Connectivity to NJFX Through New Point-of-Presence PCCW Global and NJFX Press Release September 17, 2020 HKT (SEHK:6823) – HONG KONG – PCCW Global, a leading international communications service provider, and New Jersey Fiber Exchange (NJFX), the only Cable Landing Station (CLS) colocation campus in the U.S offering Tier 3, carrier-neutral data [...]

2020-09-17T10:07:08-04:00September 17th, 2020|Categories: Data Centers|Tags: , , , , , |

Quintillion Names Lance Dubsky Chief Security Officer

Quintillion Names Lance Dubsky Chief Security Officer, Delivering on its Commitment to Maintaining the Security of U.S.-Based Telecommunications Quintillion Networks Press Release September 16, 2020 NCHORAGE, Alaska - Quintillion is pleased to announce today the addition of Lance Dubsky to its leadership team as Chief Security Officer. Mr. Dubsky is charged with ensuring the company's current corporate, [...]

2020-09-16T10:29:24-04:00September 16th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , |

Canada to Connect North Shore with Submarine Cable

Canada Plans New Submarine Cable to Connect North Shore With CAD 15 Mln Investment By Telecompaper September 15, 2020 Telus and the government of Canada announced a CAD 15 million investment for the deployment of a submarine fibre-optic cable between Sept-Iles and the Gaspesie region. This connection will improve telecommunication services' reliability and security on [...]

2020-09-16T10:23:24-04:00September 16th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Ocean Networks Contracted to Repurpose OOS Cables

Ocean Networks Awarded a Multi-year Contract To Repurpose OOS Submarine Cable Systems Ocean Networks Press Release September 14, 2020 Out of Service Systems to be repurposed for ocean science and research Atlanta, GA – Ocean Networks, Inc. and its subsidiary Submarine Cable Salvage, Inc. announces the company’s award of a multi-year contract to identify, procure and repurpose Out [...]

2020-09-16T10:16:30-04:00September 16th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , |

Facebook Drops Bay to Bay Express Cable

Facebook Drops San Francisco-Hong Kong Submarine Cable Amid Growing National Security Concerns By Intelligence Online September 14, 2020 Facebook has withdrawn its proposal for the Bay to Bay Express Cable System (BtoBE), according to a September 10 filing. The move comes just weeks after the social media giant abandoned the Hong Kong link of another trans-Pacific [...]

2020-09-14T10:45:22-04:00September 14th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

CS Responder Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated

Cable Laying Ship on Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated, East China Sea By Maritime Bulletin September 11, 2020 Fire erupted on board of a cable laying ship at around 0340 Seoul time Sep 11, west of southern tip of Tsushima island, East China sea. All 60 people on board left the ship and went to [...]

2020-09-11T13:56:09-04:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Global Marine Awarded Desk Top Study for SING Cable

Global Marine Awarded Desk Top Study for Singapore India Gateway Cable System Global Marine Press Release September 8, 2020 Global Marine, a leading provider of subsea fibre optic cable installation and maintenance solutions to the telecoms sector, and part of the Global Marine Group, has been awarded the Desk Top Study (DTS) for the Singapore [...]

2020-09-08T10:09:58-04:00September 8th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |