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Du says FLAG submarine cable cut may slow down internet

Tuesday 21 February 2012 | 13:38 CET | News
UAE operator Du has alerted its customers that internet services may be hit by a cut to the FLAG international submarine cable between Dubai and Oman at 07.45 hrs on 21 February. It said some internet users may experience a degradation in speed, especially at peak times. Du said that it has taken immediate action to ease the situation by re-routing traffic over multiple alternative cable systems. Du said that the incident is not under its control but that it is working with the relevant parties to ensure a quick resolution. According to cable operators, the repair process has already started

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Du
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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