Posts tagged as Angola Cables

Telecoms developments in Africa – May 2016

  Connecting Africa and South America Angola Cables S.A and NEC Corporation said that the contract to build the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), a subsea fibre optic cable system to connect Africa and South America in the southern hemisphere, has come into force. SACS is scheduled to go live by mid-2018. The project cost $160-million […]

First submarine cable to link Africa with South America

  By the end of 2016, a new submarine cable will be connecting Angola with Brazil, creating another link out of Africa directly linking the continent with South America with four pairs of fibre offering 40 TB of capacity.  The project is a partnership between Angola Cables and NEC. A company with long experience in […]