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19 February 2013
Telecom New Zealand, Vodafone and Telstra have signed a non-binding MoU to co-invest in a submarine cable between Auckland, New Zealand and Sydney, Australia.
The cable named Tasman Global Access (TGA) is designed to
significantly improve New Zealand’s international
telecoms connectivity and to strengthen the
country’s links with Asian markets.
TGA is expected to cost less than $60 million and will
incorporate three fibre pairs. It will have a design capacity
of 30Tbps, 300 times today’s internet data demand
out of New Zealand.
The design is expected to...
Australia’s Telstra has today revealed that it has signed a four-year contract with the National Broadband Network (NBN) Co.
The UK government has struck an agreement with the country’s four mobile operators designed to raise network coverage to 90% by 2017.
Alcatel-Lucent has signed a contract with the Tasman Global Access (TGA) consortium – Spark New Zealand, Telstra and Vodafone – to build the subsea cable between New Zealand to Australia.
Enterprise messaging provider CLX Networks, has partnered with France’s four mobile operators.
China Telecom has announced the expansion of its LTE hybrid network trial – including both TD-LTE and FDD-LTE technologies – to 56 cities.
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