0
Broadband

Telxius, Claro undersea fibre cable lands in Peru

Friday 12 March 2021 | 10:51 CET | News
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius announced that the South Pacific Submarine Cable (SPSC) developed jointly with Claro (America Movil) has arrived in Peru. The high-capacity fibre-optic cable, also known as Mistral, runs along the Latin American Pacific coast, linking Guatemala, Ecuador, Peru and Chile in direct connection with US servers. It is the first submarine infrastructure to land in Peru in almost 20 years.

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.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Fixed
Companies: America Movil / Claro Peru / Telefonica / Telxius
Countries: Peru
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


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.


Related

Claro Peru to use CableOS platform on next-gen broadband service

Published 14 Jul 2021 14:01 CET | Peru
Harmonic has announced a deal with America Movil's Claro Peru unit to provide its CableOS cloud-native core platform on the ...

Claro Peru unveils revamped TV service

Published 06 Jul 2021 14:56 CET | Peru
Claro Peru (America Movil) has rolled out a new version of its ClaroTV service, combining its own Claro Video OTT service with ...

American Tower finalises purchase of Telefonica's LatAm towers for EUR 900 mln

Published 03 Jun 2021 14:05 CET | Latin America
US infrastructure giant American Tower Corporation has finalised the purchase of EUR 900 million worth of Latin American towers ...

American Tower closes acquisition of Telxius towers in Europe

Published 01 Jun 2021 14:09 CET | Spain
US infrastructure giant American Tower Corporation said it has closed the first tranche of its acquisition of Telefonica's towers ...

Claro and Telxius submarine fibre cable lands in Chile

Published 26 May 2021 14:58 CET | Chile
Chile's transport and telecommunications minister Gloria Hutt has confirmed that the latest undersea cable rolled out by Claro ...

Columbus and Conecel granted Ecuador subsea cable licences

Published 21 May 2021 12:01 CET | Ecuador
Ecuador's Agency for Regulation and Control of Telecommunications Arcotel said it has granted 20-year qualifying titles for ...

Claro Peru launches debut IPTV plans from USD 7 a month

Published 29 Apr 2021 12:14 CET | Peru
Claro Peru (America Movil) has followed the publication of its first quarter results with the launch of its inaugural IPTV ...

Claro Peru Q1 revenues up 12% on broadband surge

Published 28 Apr 2021 10:28 CET | Peru
Claro Peru's revenues rose by 11.5 percent in the first quarter of 2021 after growing across all segments, above all fixed ...

Telxius announces activation of Argentina to Brazil subsea cable link

Published 20 Apr 2021 12:05 CET | Latin America
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius confirmed that the new Tannat submarine cable connecting Santos (Brazil) with Las ...

Telefonica Peru to hike fixed broadband prices for first time in two years

Published 09 Apr 2021 11:34 CET | Peru
Telefonica del Peru (Movistar) has informed customers of an imminent price hike in the price of its fixed broadband services, the ...

Telxius collaborating with Ciena on undersea managed spectrum service

Published 07 Apr 2021 13:54 CET | World
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius has teamed up with Ciena to launch a custom managed spectrum offering via the ...

Claro Chile unveils first fibre-based IPTV plans

Published 15 Mar 2021 11:26 CET | Chile
Claro (America Movil) has launched its first pay-TV plans on fibre broadband in covered parts of the country. The operator's new ...

Telxius activates new wholesale DNS service

Published 03 Mar 2021 11:15 CET | Europe
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius announced the launch of a new DNS service designed to improve the end-user's web ...

American Tower beats FY guidance after double-digit growth in Q4

Published 25 Feb 2021 15:01 CET | World
American Tower reported annual results ahead of its guidance, helped by double-digit growth in the final quarter of the year. ...

Telefonica Infra sales up 5% to EUR 217 mln in Q4, traffic up 31%

Published 25 Feb 2021 10:57 CET | Spain
The Telefonica group's Telefonica Infra unit reported fourth-quarter revenues up 4.7 percent year on year to EUR 217 million ...

Telefonica sells 60% of Chile fibre network to KKR for USD 1 bln, creates wholesale newco

Published 23 Feb 2021 09:06 CET | Chile
Telefonica has reached a deal to sell a majority 60 percent stake in its Chilean fibre-optic network to global investment firm ...

Telxius, Orange, Google activate Dunant trans-Atlantic cable

Published 01 Feb 2021 09:23 CET | World | Update: 03 Feb 2021 15:51 CET
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius announced that the Dunant subsea cable connecting US to the French Atlantic coast ...

Telia Carrier sets up PoP at Telxius Bilbao hub

Published 28 Jan 2021 11:28 CET | World
Telia Carrier has launched a new Point-of-Presence at the Derio Communications Hub of Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary ...

Telefonica sells infrastructure unit Telxius to American Tower for EUR 7.7 bln

Published 13 Jan 2021 09:06 CET | Europe
Telefonica has reached an agreement to sell its towers division Telxius to US infrastructure giant American Tower Corporation for ...