Dare-1 Cable System Now In Service

Dare-1 Cable System Now In Service Djibouti Telecom Press Release March 30, 2021 A new submarine cable that connects Djibouti, Somalia and Kenya is now active after more than 5 years of work. 4,900 km long, it is equipped with the latest generation of optical fiber. The consortium behind the project brings together Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, [...]

DARE1 Submarine Cable Installation Underway

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, and Telkom Kenya Announce That Installation of the DARE1 Submarine Cable System Is Underway Djibouti Telecom Press Release January 20, 2020 Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, and Telkom Kenya announce that installation of the DARE1 submarine cable system is underway. Installation of trunk and branch units has commenced; marine operations are scheduled for completion [...]

DARE1 Manufacturing Complete, RFS June 2020

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, Telkom Kenya and SubCom Announce the Completion of the Manufacturing Aspects of the DARE1 Submarine Cable SubCom Press Release December 4, 2019 Cable loading commenced on November 13, 2019; cable is on track for RFPA in June 2020 Djibouti City, DJIBOUTI, Mogadishu, SOMALIA, Nairobi, KENYA, and Eatontown, NJ, USA – Djibouti Telecom, [...]

2019-12-04T18:27:24-05:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Telkom Kenya In Talks For Submarine Cable Landings

Telkom Kenya Holds Talks Over Two Submarine Cable Landing Deals By Duncan Miriri, Reuters October 9, 2018 NAIROBI, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Telkom Kenya is in talks with two unnamed parties over partnerships to allow it to sell high speed internet capacity from two undersea data cables that are about to land in the East [...]

2018-10-09T15:31:26-04:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

Telkom Kenya Launches Nairobi Data Center

Telkom Kenya Launches KSH.150M Data Center to Boost Colocation and Data Back-Up Telkom Kenya Press Release July 31, 2018 Nairobi, Kenya - Telkom has launched a KES 150Million data center in Nairobi’s Upper Hill to up its network quality, colocation and hosting services, Internet connectivity and local loop connectivity. The modernized open access facility at [...]