The Evolving Role of Coherent Optics in Submarine Network Connected Data Centers

The Evolving Role of Coherent Optics in Submarine Network Connected Data Centers By Jean-Marie Vilain and Hicham Mallouf December 1, 2020 As with all telecom network operators worldwide, undersea cable network operators are striving to scale their networks quickly and efficiently to meet burgeoning demand for bandwidth and to support sophisticated services. One of the [...]

2020-12-02T11:51:53-05:00December 1st, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why 5G Edge Computing Doesn’t Exist Without Network Infrastructure Aggregation

Why 5G Edge Computing Doesn't Exist Without Network Infrastructure Aggregation By Dennis Chan December 1, 2020 Have you ever given up loading a website or watching a movie because it just wouldn’t load? You’re not alone… Network performance, scalability at speed for IT environments and infrastructure, capability to reach out to users and offer faster, [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:12-05:00December 1st, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

NEW AGE OF THE CLS: Connecting Continents at a Time When Communication Has Become the Fourth Utility

NEW AGE OF THE CLS: Connecting Continents at a Time When Communication Has Become the Fourth Utility By Gil Santaliz November 30, 2020   If we have learned one thing this year, it is that global communications are a necessity. In fact, connectivity has become almost more important than electricity - and solidified itself as [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:28-05:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , |

Connecting the World to the Future: Supporting the Explosive Growth in Data Traffic Generated Through Data Centres

Connecting the World to the Future: Supporting the Explosive Growth in Data Traffic Generated Through Data Centres By Rendong Xu, Shawn Xu, Wendy Wang, and Jerry Brown November 27, 2020 Exactly 2 years ago Hengtong Marine published a short article [1] in SubTel Forum outlining some of the challenges and features required from a higher [...]

2020-12-02T11:52:55-05:00November 27th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

Innovations For Submarine Cable Project Continuity During Covid-19 And Beyond

Innovations For Submarine Cable Project Continuity During Covid-19 And Beyond By René d’Avezac de Moran November 25, 2020 Stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic, with cinemas and restaurants closed, we have all been spending a lot more of our time online than initially planned at the start of 2020! This has led to a [...]

2020-12-02T11:53:08-05:00November 25th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

From Cable Station to Data Center

From Cable Station to Data Center A New Approach to Connectivity By Derek Cassidy November 24, 2020 The Network Operator Over the last couple of months the telecommunications industry has lead a charge and has won the fight in keeping the world connected. I know this is their purpose however the communications networks never expected [...]

2020-12-02T11:53:21-05:00November 24th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

DATA CENTRES: The Global Data Centre Boom and What It Means for Developing Nations

DATA CENTRES: The Global Data Centre Boom and What It Means for Developing Nations By Ben Basson November 24, 2020 In today's digital world, data centres are becoming an essential part of modern life. With more than seven billion Internet-connected devices around the world – every day – data is being used for research, social [...]

2020-12-02T11:54:06-05:00November 24th, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

Transforming Submarine Cable Operations with Location Intelligence

Trasforming Submarine Cable Operations with Location Intelligence By Stacia Canaday November 23, 2020 Location has always been a key factor in the subsea cable industry.  Deciding where to place a cable, determining ideal landing stations, ensuring the cable is placed in the right place, monitoring the construction, inspecting the assets after they are placed, and [...]

2020-12-02T11:53:59-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , , , |

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 [...]

2020-12-02T11:53:55-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Magazine|Tags: , , , |

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 36 Out Now!

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 36 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 [...]

2021-02-22T18:29:42-05:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: SubTel Forum|Tags: , , , , , |