Angola Cables expands South Africa presence

New PoP in Cape Town complements JHB PoP to address local demand and expand peering capabilities   (Cape Town) 8 November, 2017 – To further expand its network reach and peering capabilities, Angola Cables announced today that it expects to establish a Point of Presence (PoP) in Cape Town before the end of the year. After…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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Angola Cables to open its first POP in South Africa

Teraco (Johannesburg) selected as colocation partner to grow IP services in SADC region   Cape Town, South Africa (16 November, 2016) – From AfricaCom 2016 in Cape Town, Angola Cables today announced its first direct Point of Presence (POP) in South Africa at Teraco (Johannesburg).   “As part of establishing Angola as one of the…

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Angola Cables Selects Ciena for MONET Subsea Cable System

Network addresses demands for growing connectivity needs between U.S. and Brazil   HANOVER, Md. – March 2, 2017 – Angola Cables, a dedicated wholesale carrier, has selected Ciena’s GeoMesh and Blue Planet solutions to support its new service launch on the MONET subsea cable. This 10,556 km route will provide more than 25 Tb/s of…

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Angola hosts Future Forum to drive economic diversification

Inaugural ICT-focused event highlights opportunities for Private-Public Partnerships and international collaboration in Science, Technology and Education     (Luanda, Angola) – 7 February, 2017: As part of its strategy to diversify the economy, the Angolan Ministry of Science and Technology recently hosted an event to highlight the important role that science, technology and education play…

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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…

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O Monet, sistema de Cabos Submarinos que liga os Estados Unidos ao Brasil e que vai ligar Angola aos Estado Unidos, está 100% operacional

O cabo submarino Monet, que liga os Estados Unidos e o Brasil, está completamente operacional, fornecendo serviços de telecomunicações com elevadas capacidade e velocidade. Quando o SACS estiver operacional, através do Monet, Angola estará directamente ligada aos Estados Unidos.   Luanda, 8 de Maio de 2018: O consórcio formado pela multinacional angolana de telecomunicações Angola…

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