Subsea Special: Subsea cable market trends

10 January 2013

Brought to you in collaboration with TeleGeography.

Growth in global demand for international bandwidth declined in 2011 for a third straight year. Although the pace of growth has slowed, demand still increased at a robust rate of 45%.

TeleGeography reports that carriers had a total of 67Tbps of capacity on their international IP, private and voice networks in 2011 - six times the 11.1Tbps in service in 2007.

Bandwidth demand growth varies...

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