June 28 - 13:06
Google announces Portugal-South Africa subsea cable
Google has announced a subsea cable that will connect Africa with Europe, Dubbed 'Equiano', the cable will send data from Portugal to South Africa when it begins operations in 2021, with an additional connection to Nigeria. Google has a stake in 14 subsea cables, with the Equiano being the third international cable that it has privately funded. Alcatel Submarine Networks will build the cable.
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