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Sparkle upgrades US-Chile undersea cable with Ciena's WaveLogic 5

Tuesday 14 July 2020 | 11:04 CET | News
Sparkle, the international services arm of the Telecom Italia Group, has announced an upgrade of its undersea cable link in the Pacific using Ciena technology. The company has adopted Ciena's WaveLogic 5 Extreme (WL5e) 800G programmable technology to improve the capacity and speed of its fibre pairs on the Chile to US route of the Curie submarine cable.

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Companies: Ciena / Sparkle / Telecom Italia
Countries: Chile / Latin America / United States
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