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SEA-US launches commercial operations of undersea cable system

Friday 18 August 2017 | 12:03 CET | News
The seven-member Southeast Asia-United States (SEA-US) cable consortium has announced that the full commercial operations of the USD 250-million submarine fiber cable system that directly links Asia to the US, has officially been achieved on 8 August. According to the SEA-US Consortium, with the recent completion of the Philippines and Indonesia portion, the cable system can now provide additional capacity for the exponential growth of bandwidth between the two continents as well as bypass congested, earthquake-prone areas to ensure business continuity even during disasters.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Globe Telecom / Hawaiian Telcom / Telekomunikasi Indonesia / Telkom
Countries: Asia
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