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SubCom Moves to SDM High Fiber Count Systems

SubCom continues to deliver state-of-the-art, best value systems to customers, providing industry leading products and marine installation as well as post-installation operations support services.

Southern Cross and ASN Sign Contracts

Southern Cross Cable Limited (SX) and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) have signed a contract for ASN to supply the Southern Cross NEXT submarine cable, based on an Open Cable architecture. Subject to financial closure, the contract execution ensures the manufacturing and construction phase will commence.

Hawaiki Broadens Its Network in the US with PoP in Seattle

Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP has extended its US presence from Hillsboro, OR to the Westin Building Exchange (WBX) carrier hotel and data center in Seattle, WA to support its clients’ capacity requirements between New Zealand, Australia, and the United States.

FINTEL Chosen to Land Gondwana-2 in Fiji

As we noted recently, New Caledonia has called for tenders for a new submarine cable to supplement Gondwana-1, which provides the island chain’s only international Internet connection. 

Xtera® announces Final Acceptance on the submarine cable system for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The turnkey project was successfully completed with the support of Xtera’s industry-leading partners, IT International Telecom and Nexans.

Tender Released for EAUFON System in Northern Canada

The Kativik Regional Government has released a tender for the Eastern Arctic Underwater Fibre Optic Network (EAUFON), a cable system serving communities of along Hudson Bay.

NJFX Announces New Intercontinental WAN Capabilities

NJFX, the only Cable Landing Station (CLS) colocation campus in the U.S offering, Tier 3, carrier-neutral data center capabilities, announces new intercontinental wide area network (WAN) capabilities between North AmericaSouth America and Europe through its many partners including Bulk Infrastructure and Neutrona Networks.

PCCW Global Upgrades Internet Infrastructure in Mozambique

PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, has completed a major Internet infrastructure upgrade in Mozambique.

Bermuda Pushes to Be Cable Hub

A Bermuda delegation attending a high-profile conference for the global submarine cable industry this week will promote the island as a strategic Atlantic landing hub for fibreoptic corridors.

Trial Cites Progress towards Quantum Technology

Researchers have made progress on an important aspect of quantum key distribution (QKD), which has the potential to bring guaranteed security to optical communications, using a submarine cable between Malta and Sicily. 

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