SEA-ME-WE 5 cable lands in France

Tuesday 1 March 2016 | 15:24 CET | News
The SEA-ME-WE 5 submarine cable, due to be operational in the second half, has landed today at the submarine cable station of La Seyne-sur-Mer, near Toulon in southern France. The 20,000 km fibre cable will connect France to Singapore, serving fifteen countries along the way. Orange Marine, a wholly owned subsidiary of Orange, manages the installation of the SEA- ME- WE 5 in the Mediterranean, with 4 shore ends, France, Egypt, Italy and Turkey. The cable will be connected to the Toulon station to Interxion Data Centre in Marseille (MRS1).

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Companies: Interxion / Orange / Orange Marine
Countries: France / World
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