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Alcatel to deploy trans-Pacific submarine cable network HKA

Wednesday 24 January 2018 | 08:41 CET | News
The Hong Kong-Americas (HKA) consortium and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) have signed a contract for the deployment of the Hong Kong-Americas (HKA) submarine cable network, which will span more than 13,000 kilometers. This new open cable system is designed to increase connectivity between Hong Kong and the US. The HKA consortium includes China Telecom, China Unicom, Facebook, Tata Communications, and Telstra as the major parties.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Alcatel / China Telecom / China Unicom / Facebook / Tata Communications / Telstra
Countries: Asia / United States
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