News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of October 28-November 1

News from around the submarine telecoms industry.

SubTel Forum

Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data
Esri highlights the SubTel Cable Map discussing the challenges faced with creating an online submarine cable map and ArcGIS solutions.

Cable Faults & Maintenance

Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Pakistan Internet
Internet in Pakistan was disrupted after a submarine cable developed a technical fault, due to Cyclone Kyarr in Arabian Sea on Tuesday.

Pakistan Internet Restored After Submarine Cable Fault
Internet services in Pakistan were restored after a fault was reported in an international submarine cable, PTA said on Wednesday.

Conferences & Associations

2020 ICPC Plenary – Call for Papers
ICPC has issued a Call for Papers for its 2020 Plenary. The theme for this Plenary is: Reliability, Security, Resilience and Sustainability.

Data Centers

Digital Realty To Combine With Interxion
Digital Realty and Interxion will combine to create a leading global provider of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions.

Angola Cables, DE-CIX Partner for Brazil Interconnection
Angola Cables has partnered with DE-CIX to offer premium interconnection services for operators and datacenters across Latin America.

Future Systems

EllaLink, Telxius Collaborate on Latin America, Europe Connection
EllaLink and Telxius have signed a collaboration agreement for international subsea capacity and terrestrial connectivity in Latin America.

State of the Industry

HC2 Marine Services to Sell Huawei Marine JV
HC2 Holdings announced that Global Marine Group has agreed to a sale of its stake in Huawei Marine Networks Co., Limited.

NTT Creates Undersea Cable Unit in Singapore
NTT has launched a submarine cable unit in Singapore to capitalise on the growing demand for connectivity in Southeast Asia.

Technology & Upgrades

Ciena Completes Upgrade of IMEWE Submarine Cable
IMEWE is deploying Ciena’s coherent optical solutions and automation software to address network capacity requirements in the region.