Telmex, America Movil launch AMX1 submarine cable system

Wednesday 18 December 2013 | 09:12 CET | News
Telmex and America Movil have commercially launched the AMX1 submarine cable system. Telmex and America Movil have established the Cancun cable landing point. The 17,800 km submarine cable system is specifically designed for 100G transmission. Spanning over transoceanic distances, from the US to Central America and Brazil, the AMX1 System will enable America Movil to provide international connectivity to all its subsidiaries.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / America Movil / Telmex
Countries: Caribbean / Latin America / United States
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