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Didon cable linking Italy and Tunisia enters service

Monday 22 September 2014 | 16:06 CET | News
The Didon undersea cable linking Mazzara Del Vallo, Italy, and Kelibia, Tuinsia, entered into service on 18 September, Agence Ecofin reports. Launched last year, the 170 km cable has a 18 Tbps theoretical bandwidth and cost around EUR 8 million to build. It was deployed by Alcatel Lucent Submarine Networks on behalf of Ooredoo Tunisia an Orange Tunisia.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / Ooredoo Tunisia / Orange Tunisia
Countries: Italy / Tunisia
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