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WIOCC says multiple outages affect clients in African countries

Tuesday 23 February 2021 | 11:26 CET | News
The West Indian Ocean Cable Company (WIOCC) said its Network Operation Centre (NOC) observed interruptions to a significant number of client services between Djibouti and Marseille, France on the SeaMeWe5 submarine cable, affecting voice, data and internet services in multiple countries across eastern and southern Africa. Once it was determined that fault repair would require a subsea operation extending over a number of weeks, WIOCC's team set to work implementing restoration solutions on alternative routes for those clients requiring them.

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Companies: WIOCC
Countries: Africa
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