Future Systems

Polynesian Leaders Agree to Extend Submarine Cable

Polynesian leaders and the New Zealand Foreign Minister have agreed to extend the Honatua submarine cable to Samoa, Niue and the Cook Islands. This extension will be called Manatua, and is targeted to be ready for service by the end of this year. Read story…

Retelit and BICS Open Up New Route to Europe for AAE-1 Cable

Retelit and BICS have teamed up to provide backhaul services for the AAE-1 submarine cable. Read story…

Alaska Communications, Quintillion to bring broadband to rural Northwest Alaska communities

Alaska Communications and Quintillion will provide reliable, high-speed broadband in Northwest Alaska thanks to Quintillion’s new submarine fiber cable. Read story…

State of the Industry

GBI Appoints Mohamed Saro as CCO

GBI has appointed Mohamed Saro as Chief Commercial Officer. Read story…

Submarine Cable Company with New CEO

Keir Preedy is now the CEO of the Solomon Islands Submarine Cable Company. Read story…

Lumos Networks Announces Continued Sales Pipeline Expansion Tied to Virginia Beach Undersea Cable Landing Site

Lumos Networks has announced continued expansion of its sales pipeline on routes from the future Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA cable landing station to both Richmond, Virginia, USA and Ashburn, Virginia, USA. Carriers are specifically looking for routes around the crowded I-95 corridor and connection to data centers in Dulles, Virginia, USA. Read story…

Global Marine Expands Its Fleet

Global Marine has added the CS Recorder to its submarine cable system installation fleet. Read story…