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  • 16 January 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    NEC Corporation and its subsidiary OCC Corporation have completed full qualification of subsea repeaters and optical cable containing up to 20 fiber pairs (40 fibers). This is a 25% improvement in fiber count over 16 fiber pair systems previously built by NEC. This development allows cable owners worldwide to construct subsea telecom cables capable of […]

  • 3 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Partnership between EMACOM, and the EllaLink has extended further in order to meet the growing capacity demands of the islands of Madeira. EMACOM currently owns a dedicated fiber pair on the EllaLink system which is designed to carry over 24Tbps of traffic. New plans under discussion propose to increase the number of direct fiber pairs […]

  • 11 May 2020

    Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy, has enhanced its American backbone with a new fiber pair on Curie submarine cable connecting Chile to US. The Google-owned subsea cable Curie is the first direct US-Chile cable connecting Los Angeles to Valparaiso. Sparkle’s new fiber pair on Curie will be fully integrated with Sparkle’s global […]

  • 21 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    SubCom and the Manatua Consortium announced the contract is in force for the supply and installation of the Manatua submarine cable system. The Manatua Consortium is composed of: The Office des Postes et Télécommunications (OPT), the telecoms operator of French Polynesia; Avaroa Cables Limited (ACL), the cable operator of Cook Islands, Telecom Niue Limited (TNL), […]

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Seaborn Networks has announced that to better address its contracted customer demand, its Seabras-1 submarine fiber optic cable has been increased to be a 6-fiber pair system with a maximum upgradeable capacity of 60Tbps. “We increased the system size in response to the significant pent up demand on the route for lit capacity, spectrum and […]

  • 17 July 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Apollo and Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) have successfully demonstrated a capacity of 8 terabits-per-second (Tbit/s) of data per fiber pair on the Apollo South system, which connects France to the United States. For the demonstration ASN used its current generation 1620 Light Manager submarine line terminal, equipped with the latest 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbit/s) technology and […]

  • 30 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Finland’s Cinia and Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) have completed tests on the C-Lion1 submarine cable system demonstrating a record-breaking capacity of 18 Tbit/s of data per fiber pair. Finland gave a go-ahead for the C-Lion1 submarine data cable across the Baltic Sea in November 2014. The cable system is 1,172 kilometers in length and consists […]

  • 11 May 2015

    Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks has introduced 1620 SOFTNODE asset, an “industry-first” platform that will enable the transmission of 240 terabit-per second (Tbit/s) on multiple fiber pairs. The 1620 SOFTNODE has been selected by GoTo Networks for the Australia West Express system, the first direct undersea cable between Australia, the Middle East and Africa. The platform’s capabilities were also […]

  • 14 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    TE SubCom has released Ocean Spectrum bandwidth manager software, which should in conjunction with TE SubCom’s Ocean Gateway products, enable cable operators to select their preferred submarine line terminating equipment (SLTE) line card supplier and create an interoperable and complementary dry and wet plant. Both Ocean Spectrum and Ocean Gateway were developed to reinforce TE SubCom’s Open Cables business […]

  • 23 June 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Quintillion will start laying subsea cable offshore Alaska’s Nome coast in the first week of July, Alaskan media informed. Quintillion’s vice president of external affairs, Kristina Woolston, said: “We actually are going to start a little bit early here in Nome than what we had thought because we have a vessel available and we also […]

  • 7 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Airtel and Telecom Egypt have formed a strategic submarine cable partnership. Namely, Airtel will get indefeasible right of use on Middle East North Africa Submarine Cable (MENA Cable) and TE North Cable Systems. In addition, Airtel will also take large capacities on a long-term basis on two new cable systems (SMW5 & AAE1). The partnership […]

  • 4 November 2015

    CoreSite Realty Corporation will host the FASTER submarine network’s Los Angeles landing, directly connecting the West Coast of the U.S. with Japan. Backed in part by Google, FASTER addresses the traffic demands for broadband and mobile content on the trans-Pacific route. FASTER is backed by a total of six investing companies, including Google, China Mobile […]

  • 8 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) has finalized the cable route study and mobilized the marine survey vessel for the EllaLink submarine cable system. The survey will be performed over the coming months and permit acquisition continues in line with EllaLink’s plans to be Ready for Service by the end of 2020. EllaLink is a 4-fiber pair […]

  • 5 December 2017

    Sparkle, the international service provider of TIM Group, has activated three fiber pairs it owns and manages on the new Seabras-1 cable, connecting Sao Paulo, Brazil, to New York, USA. Sparkle’s capacity on Seabras-1 supports the fast growing demand for advanced connectivity between North and South America, as well as it caters the needs of […]

  • 30 September 2015

    Equinix announced support for the new FASTER subsea cable system which runs on the trans-Pacific route, connecting United States and Japan. The cable will be backhauled into four of Equinix’s International Business Exchange (IBX) data centers on the West Coast of the United States including Silicon Valley, Los Angeles and Seattle, to Chikura and Shima […]

  • 21 August 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Uruguayan operator Antel has inaugurated a submarine cable connecting Uruguay to Brazil and the United States. The 2000 kilometers long section of the cable links Punta del Este to Fortaleza in Brazil. Antel has the exclusive use of two pairs of fiber, in a cable that includes a total of six fiber pairs, which translates […]

  • 31 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Global Cloud Xchange, announced that plans are underway for the company’s latest investment into expanding its Trans-Pacific footprint. The new subsea infrastructure is part of the company’s strategy to lead and drive the world’s critical digital trading routes. “The cable with its open architecture and flexible landing station technology will allow companies to rent and […]

  • 10 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Equinix and Telxius are working together on U.S. facilities and services for the next-generation cable landing station architecture for the MAREA and BRUSA cable systems. The two subsea cables will terminate in the U.S. directly into the MAREA and BRUSA cable landing station located in Virginia Beach, VA, and the capacity will extend the backhaul […]

  • 17 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    GlobeNet, an international wholesale provider of submarine capacity, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oi, and TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, announced they have commenced construction for the replacement of Segment 5 of GlobeNet’s high performance subsea cable system. This new subsea cable will provide more […]

  • 22 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Pacnet announced that it has delivered additional trans-Pacific network capacity between Japan and the United States to NEC BIGLOBE, Ltd. (BIGLOBE) a member of the NEC group and one of Japan’s leading Internet service providers. BIGLOBE partnered with Pacnet to directly connect its data center in Japan and the Any2 Internet Exchange in Los Angeles […]

  • 24 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ciena is introducing new capabilities that should allow submarine cable operators to better address bandwidth demand driven by video-centric streaming, virtual reality, the Internet of Things, and future applications such as 5G. Ciena’s GeoMesh Extreme submarine solution now supports L-Band capabilities and can operate on TE SubCom’s L-Band wet plant system, reportedly nearly doubling the […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) announced its latest investment into the Asia Pacific region.  The new ICX cable infrastructure is part of the company’s strategy to provide a direct subsea route to bridge an important gap in the emerging markets corridor, specifically delivering a direct Mumbai-Singapore route to bypass current outage prone terrestrial routes between Mumbai […]