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TE completes US landing of Monet submarine cable system

Tuesday 1 November 2016 | 17:07 CET | News
TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, successfully completed the US shore landing for the Monet Submarine Cable, a 10,556-kilometre cable that will connect Boca Raton, Florida to both Fortaleza and Praia Grande, Brazil. Monet is owned by Algar Telecom, a Brazilian telecom company and ISP, Angola Cables, Uruguayan telecom company Antel and Google. The 100G-capable cable system will provide a low latency route from Brazil to North America with a minimum bandwidth of 60 Tbps.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Algar Telecom / Angola Cables / Antel / Google / TE Connectivity / TE SubCom
Countries: Brazil / United States
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