Aqua Coms delivers trans-Atlantic capacity to CenturyLink

Wednesday 20 July 2016 | 20:31 CET | News
Aqua Comms, a provider of subsea capacity-based network services, announced that CenturyLink has activated two 100 Gigabit waves of high capacity connectivity between New York and London on Aqua Comms' America-Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea cable system. This will be used to support CenturyLink's US to Europe broadband traffic.

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Companies: Aqua Comms / CenturyLink
Countries: World
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