Telcosur, Datco interconnect fibre networks in southern Argentina

Monday 21 September 2020 | 10:52 CET | News
Telcosur, the telecommunications unit of Argentinian gas giant TGS, has reached an agreement with Grupo Datco to improve connectivity in the Vaca Muerta formation in southern Argentina, reports Telesemana. The deal will see the partners add Sixfox technology to the microwave antenna towers that Telcosur has deployed in Patagonia, interconnect their 1,800 kilometres of fibre networks and carry out an investment feasibility study on combining their networks in the Pichachen Pass joining the Neuquen mountain range with Chile.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: General
Companies: Grupo Datco
Countries: Argentina
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Argentina's Datco to begin testing FWA on 3.5 GHz band

Published 08 Oct 2021 10:44 CET | Argentina
Argentina's Grupo Datco, owner of fibre-optic infrastructure firm Silica Networks, has announced plans to begin testing 5G and ...

Telefonica Argentina inks ICT deal with Pecom

Published 30 Jun 2020 10:46 CET | Argentina
Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) has reached a memorandum of understanding to provide a series of ICT services to local energy ...

Sigfox, WND and Velocom sign Argentina IoT deal

Published 16 Dec 2016 11:02 CET | Argentina
French IoT network operator Sigfox and Latin American partner WND have announced an agreement with Velocom, a subsidiary of the ...

Telebras signs partnership agreement with Silica Networks

Published 28 Oct 2015 14:53 CET | Argentina
Brazilian state-owned telecommunications infrastructure provider Telebras has signed a partnership agreement with Silica ...

Octoshape, Silica partner on internet video distribution

Published 17 Sep 2013 11:14 CET | Latin America
Provider of cloud-based streaming technology Octoshape and Silica Networks, a broadband infrastructure provider across Latin ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct Digi Q3 2021
21 Oct Grameenphone Q3 2021
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
25 Oct Facebook Q3
25 Oct Dtac Q3 2021
25 Oct Calix Q3 2021
26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
::: More Calendar Items