C&W Networks, TE SubCom to upgrade Caribbean cable system

Thursday 22 September 2016 | 11:10 CET | News
C&W Networks, a subsidiary of Cable & Wireless Communications, has announced an agreement with TE SubCom to complete an immediate upgrade to the ECLink (Trinidad-Curacao) undersea cable system. ECLink is the latest regional system within C&W Networks' 48,000 km of subsea fibre to receive an upgrade to its capacity using TE SubCom technology. Built by TE SubCom in 2007, the 938 km undersea cable system will be upgraded to accommodate five 100 GB plug-and-play wavelengths and will have two 100 GB wavelengths activated, said C&W Networks, adding that the plug-and-play design enables cable

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Companies: C&W Networks / Cable & Wireless Communications / TE SubCom
Countries: Caribbean
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