News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of August 5-9

News from around the submarine telecoms industry.

SubTel Forum

STF Analytics Capacity Pricing Report – Pricing Benchmark
The STF Analytics Global Capacity Pricing Report provides a detailed analysis of submarine cable capacity pricing of major routes.

SubTel Cable Map Tutorial: General Map Usage
Lead Analyst Kieran Clark provides a tutorial on how to navigate and understand the visual and data elements of the SubTel Cable Map.

Current Systems

Sri Lanka Telecom Launches Xyntac Wholesale Brand
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has introduced its ‘Xyntac’ wholesale brand which will provide voice and data services as well as digital services.

Angola Cables Set to Launch Live Gaming Portal
Angola Cables, has announced that, through their submarine fiber cable routes, they will provide a new Live Gaming Portal in Angola.

Data Centers

EdgeConneX Opens Buenos Aires Edge Data Center
EdgeConneX has announced that its newest facility in Buenos Aires, Argentina, is open and available for customers.

Future Systems

Manatua Cable Manufacture Passes Halfway Mark
Avaroa Cable Ltd confirms today that manufacture of the 3600km Manatua Cable is now well advanced having passed the halfway mark.

NTT Communications to Extend Subsea Networks to India
NTT Communications is reportedly making plans to extend its undersea cable network to India in a bid to offer broadband services.

State of the Industry

Orange Marine, Egypt Sign Deal on Market Services
Egypt has signed an MoU with Orange Marine to establish the first regional centre in Egypt and Africa to provide services for this industry.

Omantel Supports Google, OSA Foundation Subsea Fiber School
Omantel is a supporter of the Subsea Optical Fiber Communications 2019 International Summer School, presented by Google and the OSA Foundation