News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of February 19-23

News from around the submarine telecoms industry.

SubTel Forum

Submarine Cable Almanac – Issue 25 Now Available
Click here to view the twenty-fifth edition of the Submarine Cable Almanac. Since the last issue, 62 systems have been updated with substantive changes and 8 new systems have been added.

Conferences & Associations

STF Events Announces New Client, The Campfire Group
STF Events of Sterling, Virginia is proud to announce they have been selected by The Campfire Group to manage the hotel sourcing of their upcoming June 2018 event.

Future Systems

WFN Strategies To Support Kativik Cable Survey
WFN Strategies has been awarded a contract by the Kativik Regional Government to provide cable route survey support for the proposed EAUFON submarine cable system.

SACS Submarine Cable Makes Landfall In Brazil
Angola Cables, a telecommunications multinational, has reported that the SACS submarine cable has made landfall at Fortaleza on the Brazilian coast.

State of the Industry

Hexatronic Wins Submarine Cable Orders
Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB, has recently signed several agreements regarding fiber optic submarine cable. The total order value amounts to 33 MSEK, of which most of it is from new customers.

Technology & Upgrades

Xtera Announces Successful Interoperability With Infinera
Xtera, a provider of innovative subsea fibre optic solutions, today announces the successful completion of interoperability testing with Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks.