SACS UNDERSEA CABLE MAKES LANDFALL IN FORTALEZA, BRAZIL

Luanda, Angola: 22 February 2018: Angola Cables, a telecommunications multinational, has reported that the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) has made landfall at Fortaleza on the Brazilian coast.   Company CEO, António Nunes said that the arrival and installation of SACS on the Brazilian coast was “an important strategic milestone for the company, Angola and…

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Angola Cables Connects With FiberLight LLC to Provide Extended Connectivity to U.S.-Based Customers via Monet Undersea Cable

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA — February 15th 2018 — Angola Cables, a multinational telecoms company engaged in the operation and commercialization of transmission capacity and IP transit via subsea cables, has today announced that U.S.-based, Fiberlight LLC will provide backhaul connectivity in the U.S., starting with the Miami, Florida region and later expanding to other…

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Angola Cables Connects With FiberLight LLC to Provide Extended Connectivity to U.S.-Based Customers via Monet Undersea Cable

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA — February 15, 2018 — Angola Cables, a multinational telecoms company engaged in the operation and commercialization of transmission capacity and IP transit via subsea cables, has today announced that U.S.-based, FiberLight LLC will provide backhaul connectivity in the U.S., starting with the Miami, Florida region and later expanding to other…

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Offshore installation of SACS nears completion

(Luanda, Angola) 23 January, 2018 – The installation of the first direct link between Africa and South America is nearing completion. The wet-plant installation is progressing in accordance to the plan and the cables will arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018. Construction works of the landing station / data centre in Fortaleza,…

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New Partnership for Angola Cables and LINX

Wholesale carrier Angola Cables has launched a remote peering service to improve the connectivity between the peering community at The London Internet Exchange (LINX) and the peering members at its own Internet exchange point.   Angola Cables is a partner in the development of data centers in Luanda and Fortaleza, Brazil, and in the building of the…

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Angola Cables and WACREN collaborate to expand connectivity among West and Central African research & education institutions

(Luanda, Angola) 11 December, 2017 – Angola Cables today announced an agreement with the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN), the regional research and education network (REN) that facilitates interconnections between national RENs in West and Central Africa. The agreement will support the growing connectivity among academic communities across West and Central…

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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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South Atlantic Cable System begins the deep-water installation

First-of-its-kind cable connecting Africa and South America 75% complete   Luanda, Angola (November 8, 2017) – South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic is in the final stretch of its installation between Africa and South America. Angola Cables, the company overseeing installation and the operations of SACS, and…

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Jacques Vabre Regatta: symbolic sail for sole African boat

Brazilian/Angolan crew set to compete in trans-Atlantic race   (LeHavre, France) 3 November, 2017: The only African entry in the challenging Transat Jacques Vabre regatta is set for symbolic sojourn on behalf of its sponsor Angola Cables.  As a race that connects two continents, the bi-annual competition will see Angolan Dr José Guilherme Caldas skipper…

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Angola Cables collaborates with Microsoft to drive digital transformation in Africa

Microsoft ExpressRoute partner to offer Africa-based organisations  secure access to 42 Microsoft Azure regions across the globe   (Cape Town, South Africa) 2 November, 2017 — Angola Cables announced today that it has become a Microsoft ExpressRoute partner to meet the needs of Africa-based organisations migrating business applications and IT infrastructures to the cloud and accelerating digital transformation…

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Global leader in online gaming selects Angonix

Angola’s largest IXP welcomes i3D.net as its first remote peering customer   (Luanda, Angola) 13th October – Angonix, Angola’s largest Internet Exchange Point (IXP), today welcomed i3D.net as its first remote peering customer. i3D.net is a managed hosting provider specialising in online gaming that hosts tens of millions of players for game publishers on the…

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