0
Broadband

Xtera completes Hantru-1 submarine cable system upgrade

Wednesday 29 September 2021 | 08:24 CET | News
FSM Telecommunications Corporation (FSMTC) has announced that Xtera, a provider of subsea fiber optic services, has completed the Hantru-1 upgrade. FSMTC is a telecom services provider for Pohnpei, Kosrae, Chuuk, and Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia. The completion of the Hantru-1 submarine cable system upgrade between Pohnpei and Guam is designed to enable FSMTC to meet the growing demand for broadband services in the region.

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: FSMTC / Xtera / Yap
Countries: Guam / Micronesia, Federated States of
::: add a comment

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

GCS, Xtera start construction of Galapagos cable system

Published 04 Oct 2021 08:25 CET | Ecuador
Galapagos Cable Systems (GCS) and subsea fiber optic systems provider Xtera have announced that the engineering, procurement, and ...

Xtera says NO-UK cable marine programme starts after speedy permit receipts

Published 08 Jun 2021 12:33 CET | Norway
The NO-UK Com consortium building a fibre cable between Norway and the UK has announced that the marine programme for the cable ...

Xtera awarded contract to build GigNet-1 Florida to Cancun cable

Published 05 May 2021 11:11 CET | Caribbean
Subsea networks specialist Xtera confirmed that it has been awarded the contract to build the new GigNet-1 submarine cable system ...

GigNet to acquire assets of forthcoming Florida to Cancun subsea cable

Published 01 Apr 2021 14:23 CET | Mexico
US firm GigNet said it has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire the assets, operations and development to date for a subsea ...

FSMTC taps Xtera for Hantru-1 submarine cable system upgrade

Published 15 Jan 2021 09:04 CET | Guam
Subsea fiber optic services provider Xtera has won a contract with FSM Telecommunications Corporation (FSMTC). FSMTC is a ...

Xtera demonstrates record 74.38 Tbps fibre speeds over oceans

Published 28 Feb 2019 15:48 CET | World
Subsea networks specialist Xtera said it has transmitted 74.38 Tbps over a transatlantic distance, on single mode fibre, creating ...