Angola Cables and North/South America-based consortium of universities and research organisations to expand next-generation networks to Africa

Miami, Florida, December 1, 2016 – Angola Cables and Florida International University’s (FIU) Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) today expanded their memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the development of a next-generation Internet network to include Africa.  The multi-institutional project — managed by the AmLight Consortium — will link academic communities across African,…

Angola Cables present in Ilhabela Sailing Week

Mussulo III, one of the favorites in the Alcatrazes race, and the new boat Mussulo 40 are present in the most traditional competition in Latin America. The event takes place between the 1st and 9th of July in Ilhabela, Sao Paulo. Angola Cables advances to new steps in its telecommunications project in Brazil, which includes…

Angola Cables to peer at NAPAfrica

Africa’s most connected Internet Exchange   (Luanda, Angola) 17 February, 2017 – Angola Cables, a leading telecoms operator is expanding its network reach and peering capabilities across the globe. With an aim to become a major IP transit and MPLS player in sub-Saharan Africa, Angola Cables has chosen NAPAfrica as its peering point. NAPAfrica is…

Angolan Development Bank raises funding for the sub-marine cable systems projects on behalf of Angola Cables

Luanda, Angola, May 29th – The Development Bank of Angola (Banco de Desenvolvimento de Angola “BDA”) has finalise today the arrangement of the USD 130 million loan agreement, backed by a Sovereign Guarantee from the Republic of Angola, with its client, Angola Cables, for the implementation of a submarine cable linking Brazil to the USA,…

Angola Cables extends its European network to Interxion facilities to enhance interconnection between Africa and Europe

  AMSTERDAM – 10 July 2017 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE:INXN, news), a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe, and Angola Cables S.A., a multinational telecoms wholesale operator, today announced that Angola Cables has extended its international network to three Interxion facilities in Europe: Frankfurt, London and Marseille. This network…

Major step forward for digitalisation in Africa

Angola Cables breaks ground for its Brazilian Data Centre   Fortaleza, Brazil (10 July 2017) – Multinational telecommunications company, Angola Cables, announced today that construction had begun on its South American data centre, located in Fortaleza, Brazil. The data centre is an important next step in the company’s roll-out of promoting the digital inclusion and empowerment…