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PEACE Submarine Cable Extends to Southern Africa


PCCW Global and PEACE Cable International Network will cooperate on the PEACE South extension of the Pakistan East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) submarine cable system. This cooperation position... » Read more

Confusion as submarine cable cuts, slows Internet


• Banks, business transactions suffer • Operator apologises, says problem ‘resolved’ A large number of Internet subscribers experienced hitches while downloading and uploading... » Read more

Cook Islands cable connection finally lands


Avaroa Cable Ltd (ACL), a wholesale fibre optic operator providing managed wholesale connectivity services to and between the Cook Islands, has confirmed that the Manatua One Polynesia su... » Read more

Undersea cable repairs underway in Vietnam


Local press reports indicate that undersea cable repairs on three internet cables connected to Vietnam are soon to conclude, enabling faster internet connectivity after a number of breakdowns and d... » Read more

Opportunity to Participate in the 2020 ICPC Plenary: Call for Papers


LYMINGTON, United Kingdom--( BUSINESS WIRE )--From 28-30 April, the global submarine cable community will gather-together under the theme: ‘ ICPC 2020 Vision: Reliability, Security, Resilienc... » Read more

Windstream Wholesale Secures First National Provider Status at Virginia Beach


LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Windstream Wholesale , a leading provider of advanced network communications, today announced that it is the first national service provider built into the Vi... » Read more

Angola Cables, CTM sign MOU


Angola Cables and CTM have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance digital opportunities for business between Macau, Mainland China, African Portuguese-speaking countries and Brazil. ... » Read more

Facebook riles tiny Oregon town with plan for undersea cable


TIERRA DEL MAR, Ore. A battle playing out in a tiny Oregon town with no stoplights or cellphone service is pitting residents against one of the world's biggest tech companies. Locals in coastal Tie... » Read more

European Subsea Cables Conference - Call for Papers


GUISBOROUGH, England--( BUSINESS WIRE )--The European Subsea Cables Association (ESCA), the European trade association for submarine power and telecommunications cables announces that its next bi-a... » Read more

Why Irish data centre boom is complicating climate efforts


Surge in processing industry will increase Ireland’s already too high carbon emissions Inside Digital Realty’s Dublin data centre, racks of shiny black servers throb and whirr as unsee... » Read more

Britain’s Energy Transmission Network Operator Eyes Data Center Overhaul


National Grid, which also owns numerous utilities in the US, wants to consolidate data centers and modernize IT. National Grid, which operates the electricity and gas transmission networks serving... » Read more

Tekmar, in Newton Aycliffe, secures deal at world’s largest offshore wind farm in inland water


A MARINE engineering firm has secured an international offshore contract set to power 500,000 homes . Tekmar Energy, a Newton Aycliffe manufacture, whose products protect offshore wind farm cables ... » Read more

Survey ship en route to assess interconnector damage


The survey ship Polar King is en route to examine the damage sustained by the interconnector, which links the island to the European electricity grid. The undersea cable is completely out of action... » Read more

Denmark Sets New Record for Wind Energy, Putting Us All to Shame


Denmark hit a major renewable energy milestone in 2019, producing nearly half of its electricity from wind wind alone. State-run energy operator Energinet announced its new wind record on Twitter T... » Read more

Research Vessel Equipped with Integrated IoT System


KVH Industries, Inc. and Kongsberg Digital completed the installation of their first joint maritime IoT system on an active working vessel. The team installed a KVH Watch VSAT antenna for IoT conne... » Read more

Ericsson, Microsoft Team Up for Next Generation of Connected Cars


Senior Vice President and Head of Business Area Technologies and New Businesses at Ericsson, Asa Tamsons Ericsson and Microsoft are in collaboration to bring their connected vehicle expertise toget... » Read more

Malta's power link to Sicily could be out of action for months after damage


An undersea cable connecting the Maltese national grid to the European energy network is completely out of action and will take an indefinite amount of time to fix, Enemalta has said. Malta's elect... » Read more

Forget Nuclear Weapons, Cutting Undersea Cables Could Decisively End A War


Key point: Our world's reliance on the internet has only grown with time. When a July 2015 undersea tremor triggered a rockslide between the islands of Saipan and Tinian in the Northern Marianas Is... » Read more

GO Invests in New Submarine Cable


Malta’s telecommunications provider, GO, has announced a multi-million investment in a new submarine cable system. GO’s third submarine cable will connect Malta to Marseille, a port cit... » Read more

Australia's newest internet connection lands in Sunshine State


This fibre-optic cable at Maroochydore will bring download speeds of 36 terabits per second to Queensland within 60 days. By mid-2020 it will be transferring commercial data. After five years, Aust... » Read more

Altibox Buys Skagenfiber and Its Norway-Denmark Subsea Cable


Altibox has acquired 100% of shares in Skagenfiber and its projected fiber optic cable between Norway and Denmark, thus completing the international Euroconnect-1 ring. Skagenfiber, once live towar... » Read more

GO to link up with submarine cable project to Egypt, France


GO has linking up with a Hong Kong-based company which is heading a major fibre-optic cable system which will link Asia, Africa and Europe. In an announcement on Thursday, GO said it had reached ag... » Read more

Scottish investment in fibre broadband to deliver £2 billion in benefits


Every public pound invested in fibre broadband in Scotland is delivering almost £121 in benefits to the Scottish economy, according to new research. Analysys Mason estimates the total benefit... » Read more

MainOne’s submarine cable ready for service in Cote d’Ivoire


Kindly Share This Story: By Prince Osuagwu MainOne has announced that its submarine cable in Cote d’Ivoire is live and ready for service. The project, a commercial cable system in service to ... » Read more

Paratus bridges Africa from East to West


Paratus, a telecoms operator with operational offices in six African countries, says it is the first telecoms operator to bridge Africa from East to West. The company has implemented additional rou... » Read more

NTT undersea cable venture to handle surging net traffic


TOKYO -- Japan's largest telecom company, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone will lay a new submarine cable connecting Myanmar and India amid surging demand for global internet links. The investment, wor... » Read more

The future of subsea cable connectivity in Africa


Africa may be a growing hub of digital innovation, particularly noticeable in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Nairobi and Lagos – with companies in these metropolitan areas taking advantage of high-... » Read more



GPX Global Systems Inc., the premier provider of carrier-neutral edge data center services in Africa and South Asia, today announced the official opening of its second data center in Mumbai, bringi... » Read more

MainOne Subsea Cable Goes Live in Cote d’Ivoire


MainOne submarine cable in Cote d’Ivoire is live and ready for service. The project will offer capabilities to deepen infrastructure sharing and lower the cost of delivering broadband service... » Read more

New Caledonia to connect to Hawaiki cable by 2021


New Caledonian carrier The Société Calédonienne de Connectivité Internationale (SCCI) and Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP have signed a multi million dollar deal to connect N... » Read more