Broadband Infraco says Wacs capacity to support SKA

Tuesday 15 May 2012 | 13:42 CET | News
South Africa's state-owned backbone company Broadband Infraco aims to use the majority of its 11.4 percent capacity on the West African Cable System (Wacs) to support key projects such as the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope, Engineering News reported. Newly appointed CEO Puleng Sejanamane said about 70 percent of Broadband Infraco's own capacity on the cable, which went live on 11 May, would be directed to key scientific projects of national interest. The remaining 30 percent would support other government projects that required international capacity, as well as commercial

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Companies: Broadband infraco / WACS
Countries: South Africa
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