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Data Centers – The Internet – The Economic Impacts

Data Centers - The Internet - The Economic Impacts Derek Webster November 23, 2020 A 100 years ago a person could intimately know no more than 50 books in a lifetime, today we can access information from over 600,000 books. When I went to school, I had books and access to a library. My children [...]

2020-11-23T14:24:18-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , |

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 36 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 35 Out Now! SubTel Forum Press Release November 23, 2020 SubTel Forum is pleased to announce that the 36th edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac is now available. Since the last issue, we have added one system and updated an additional ninety-two. You may also notice more of our continuous [...]

2020-11-22T21:19:21-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , , |

5 Questions with Alex Vaxmonsky of Equinix

5 Questions with Alex Vaxmonsky: Talking Industry Trends with Equinix’s Director of Ecosystem Development Alex Vaxmonsky November 16, 2020 1. What is Equinix’s mission? We’ve shared an incredible digital journey with our customers over the last 20 years. From helping the public internet scale in our early days to enabling leading businesses around the globe [...]

2020-11-18T09:45:29-05:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

Regional Trade Boost for Cyber, Digital and Data

Regional Trade Boost for Cyber, Digital and Data By Denham Sadler, InnovationAus November 16, 2020 Australia’s new trade agreement with 14 Indo-Pacific countries comes with a focus on telecommunications, e-commerce, cybersecurity and the flow of data across borders. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement was signed by Australia and 14 Indo-Pacific countries, including China, Japan, [...]

2020-11-17T10:56:18-05:00November 17th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

New Cable to Connect Nigeria With Seven Other Countries

New Submarine Cable System to Connect Nigeria With Seven Other Countries By Adeyemi Adepetun, The Guardian November 16, 2020 A new submarine cable system that is expected to boost Internet access across West Africa will connect Nigeria with Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, and Senegal. Named Djoliba, the infrastructure, which is based [...]

2020-11-16T11:57:10-05:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

SubTel Forum Magazine #115 – Data Centers and New Technology – OUT NOW!

SubTel Forum Magazine #115 - Data Centers and New Technology OUT NOW! SubTel Forum Press Release November 16, 2020 READ ISSUE NOW What's Inside: Articles from 23 industry thought leaders and magnates discussing the changing landscape of the Data Center market and rising technologies already making their mark on the industry. SubTel Forum [...]

Telefonica Mulls $2.4 Billion Submarine Cable Sale

Telefonica Mulls $2.4 Billion Submarine Cable Sale: Expansion By Laura Millan Lombrana, Bloomberg November 7, 2020 Telefonica SA has begun talks with international investors to sell its submarine-cable network, Expansion reported citing unidentified market sources. The Madrid-based company hopes to value the business at about 2 billion euros ($2.37 billion), or as much as 10 times [...]

2020-11-09T13:24:13-05:00November 9th, 2020|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Skagenfiber Submarine Cable Now in Service

Altibox Opened New Fibre Cable Between Norway and Denmark By BODØPOSTEN.NO November 5, 2020 A new 173-kilometre fibre cable between Hirtshals and Larvik is now in operation. The opening of the fibre cable "Skagenfiber" was celebrated on Wednesday morning with a digital commemoration attended by, among others, The Minister of District and Digitalisation Linda Hofstad [...]

2020-11-06T11:34:56-05:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Current Systems|Tags: , , , , |