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Fastweb and BICS open up new cable route from Sicily

Thursday 26 April 2018 | 12:25 CET | News

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Italian operator Fastweb has teamed up with BICS, a Belgium-based global wholesale carrier, to set up a joint connectivity service bridging Europe via Sicily, to the Middle East, Asia and Africa. The partnership is designed to enhance Fastweb's access to major submarine cable systems in Sicily and enable both companies to meet the capacity requirements and connectivity needs of operators. Specifically, the existing pan-European network operated by BICS will be expanded via Fastweb's fibre-optic backbone in Italy, connecting numerous international submarine cable systems routes.

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Companies: BICS / Fastweb
Countries: Italy
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