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Paratus Telecom activates direct terrestrial fibre link from Teraco to Maputo

Friday 4 September 2020 | 10:17 CET | News
Paratus Telecom has completed a new terrestrial crossing to Mozambique by lighting up a 750 km route from Maputo, through Eswatini onwards to Teraco Isando DC in Johannesburg. Paratus Group chief technical officer Rolf Mendelsohn said that previously, most traffic to Maputo would need to go via Mtinzini on either the Seacom or EASSY cable systems. He said that latency has been halved from 18 milliseconds to 9ms.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Eassy / Paratus Telecom / Seacom / Teraco / WACS
Countries: Eswatini / Mozambique / South Africa
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