0
Broadband

Angola Cables launches Angonix internet exchange

Thursday 25 June 2015 | 13:04 CET | News
Angola Cables has opened the Angonix neutral internet traffic exchange platform in Luanda to interconnect global networks, content providers and network operators. It started up on 16 March and the first members in Angola are now being connected. The goal is to create traffic gravity and to enable peering agreements between national and international providers. Angola Cables manages the participation of Angola in the development of the West Africa Cable System (WACS) connecting South Africa to London with landing stations in fourteen countries.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Angola Cables / WACS
Countries: Angola
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Angola gets new internet exchange point

Published 20 Jul 2020 13:40 CET | Angola
The Angolan Internet Providers Association (AAPSI) and Internet Technologies Angola (ITA) have activated a new internet exchange ...

First stage of Angola Cables project is completed

Published 12 Sep 2016 13:17 CET | Brazil
The Monet cable, which will interconnect the cities of Fortaleza and Santos in Brazil with Miami in the US by fibre optics, ...

Angolan public broadcaster to adopt digital TV in 2016

Published 26 Jun 2015 13:36 CET | Angola
Angola's TPA will implement the European digital TV standard for transmissions from 2016, according to the technical adviser of ...

Movicel introduces internet.org app in Angola

Published 23 Jun 2015 20:35 CET | Angola
Facebook has teamed up with Angolan mobile operator Movicel to provide free internet to Angolans, with content on health, family ...

Angola Telecom hopes to finish cable repairs soon

Published 06 May 2015 08:24 CET | Angola
Angola Telecom says that repair works to its fibre-optic cable that started in April in the central Huambo province are scheduled ...

Angola installs first copy of root name server

Published 23 Feb 2015 10:00 CET | Angola
The Angolan Association of Internet Service Providers (AAPSI) has announced that the first copy of the Root Name Server has been ...

Angola Cables, Akamai join efforts in West Africa

Published 14 Dec 2014 12:36 CET | Angola
Angola Cables said it has joined the Akamai Network Accelerated Partner Program. The network partnership with Akamai ...

Angola's first satellite to launch in November 2016

Published 09 Nov 2014 22:30 CET | Angola
Angola's first satellite, the AngoSat-1, will be ready for launch into orbit in November 2016 and will provide telecommunication ...

Angola Cables confirms South Atlantic subsea contract

Published 05 Nov 2014 12:10 CET | Angola
Angola Cables has signed a contract to build the first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic with NEC as the system ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan Uniti Group Q4
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
::: More Calendar Items