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NEC to supply submarine cable for Hong Kong-Guam system

Friday 20 January 2017 | 13:21 CET | News
NEC has signed a contract with RTI Connectivity to supply an optical submarine cable for a new system connecting Hong Kong and Guam. The 3,900 km Hong Kong Guam Cable System (HK-G) is scheduled to start operation in January 2020, offering 100 Gbps optical transmission capabilities that deliver a total capacity of more than 48 Tbps. This contract will partially utilize capital from the Fund Corporation for the Overseas Development of Japan's ICT and Postal Services (Japan ICT Fund).

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: NEC
Countries: Hong Kong
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