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Xtera helps C&W Networks upgrade cable network to 100G

Tuesday 26 January 2016 | 14:39 CET | News
Cable group Xtera Communications announced a contract with C&W Networks, the wholesale arm of telecoms provider CWC, to upgrade its submarine cable systems in the western Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea to 100G. C&W Networks bolstered its subsea network capacity by upgrading several unrepeatered and repeatered segments to 100G using Xtera's Nu-Wave Optima optical networking platform. The submarine cable systems were upgraded with new 100G channels to include the 1,570 km Gemini-Bermuda cable system, the 1,700 km Caribbean-US (CBUS) cable system, the 1,700 km East West Cable (EWC) system,

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Cable and Wireless / Xtera Communications
Countries: Caribbean / Central America / United States
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