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Seaborn, IOX to interconnect subsea cables in South Africa

Monday 6 November 2017 | 08:58 CET | News
Seaborn Networks and IOX Cable have entered into a joint provisioning agreement to provide a subsea fibre route between the US and India that will interconnect in South Africa and Brazil. This path connecting the US with three BRICS countries and Mauritius will provide the most secure and reliable route between these markets by providing fewer hops through fewer countries than existing alternative routes, Seaborn said.

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