Angola Cables

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Longest-ever undersea mudslide probable cause of extended subsea cable breaks

A study using seabed sensors and mooring data sets in the Congo Canyon off West Africa have revealed that possibly the longest undersea mudslide yet recorded on our planet was the probable cause of the extended cable breaks to the SAT-3/Wasc cable and WACS.

Angola Cables has launched a cloud services offering

Angola Cables has launched its cloud services platform targeted at the African Market. This follows the recent inauguration of their advanced Tier III AngoNAP data center facility in Fortaleza, Brazil.

Fast speed connection between Afrika and South America is now live

The first, fastest connectivity, lowest latency trans-Atlantic link between Afrika and the Americas.

Angola Cables expands their network

Angola Cables, the Angolan telecommunications company that is working on the first ever cable linking Afrika and South America, has announced that it is adding more peering points. The peering points to be added will be located at IX.BR São Paulo and Fortaleza, Equinix Ashburn and Miami (formerly NOTA)

Cable connecting South America to Afrika nears completion as it makes landfall in Brasil

The South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first-ever telecommunications cable to directly link South America and Afrika, has made landfall in Fortaleza, Brazil. This, as it nears completion and gets ready for testing before becoming publicly available. The SACS undersea cable will have an initial capacity of 40Tbps (100Gbps x

First ever cable linking Afrika and South America almost complete

Angola Cables and its partners have reported that the installation of the first direct cable link between Afrika and South America is nearing completion. The cables are expected to arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018. The South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) cable is expected to be fully

Angola Cables expands South African presence

Angola Cables has announced the expansion of their presence in South Africa with a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Cape Town. The PoP is the second one in South Africa for Angola Cables adding to the Johannesburg PoP. Earlier in August 2017, Angola Cables commenced with the installation of