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Google to build Equiano subsea cable from Portugal to South Africa

Monday 1 July 2019 | 09:26 CET | News
The cable will have branching units along the way that can be used to extend connectivity to additional African countries. The first branch is expected to land in Nigeria. The Equiano cable is based on space-division multiplexing (SDM) technology. It will offer approximately 20 times more network capacity than the last cable built to serve this region. 

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Companies: Alcatel / Google
Countries: Europe / South Africa
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