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DARE cable operators award contract to TE SubCom

Thursday 2 June 2016 | 16:41 CET | News
Seven telecom service providers from the Horn of Africa, East Africa and Middle East have signed a construction and maintenance agreement to build the Djibouti Africa Regional Express (DARE), a new submarine cable system. The system is expected to be completed by May 2018. The DARE submarine cable system, spanning approximately 5,500 km, will connect Dar Es Salam, Mombasa, Mogadishu, Bossaso, Berbera, Mocha and Djibouti. TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity company, has been awarded the supplier contract for the DARE project, a 100G cable system which will deliver more than 60 Tbps of capacity.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Djibouti Telecom / Hormuud Telecom / TE Connectivity / TE SubCom / Telesom / TeleYemen
Countries: Africa
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