South Atlantic Cable System

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Fast speed connection between Afrika and South America is now live

The first, fastest connectivity, lowest latency trans-Atlantic link between Afrika and the Americas.

Cable connecting South America to Afrika nears completion as it makes landfall in Brasil

The South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), the first-ever telecommunications cable to directly link South America and Afrika, has made landfall in Fortaleza, Brazil. This, as it nears completion and gets ready for testing before becoming publicly available. The SACS undersea cable will have an initial capacity of 40Tbps (100Gbps x

First ever cable linking Afrika and South America almost complete

Angola Cables and its partners have reported that the installation of the first direct cable link between Afrika and South America is nearing completion. The cables are expected to arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018. The South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) cable is expected to be fully

Angola Cables expands South African presence

Angola Cables has announced the expansion of their presence in South Africa with a new Point of Presence (PoP) in Cape Town. The PoP is the second one in South Africa for Angola Cables adding to the Johannesburg PoP. Earlier in August 2017, Angola Cables commenced with the installation of

Installation Of The 1st Direct Subsea Link Between Afrika And South America Begins In Angola

Angola Cables has taken step closer to completion of the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) when they launched in Sangano, Angola on 10 August 2017. This is the first ever direct link between Afrika and South America. SACS is a 40 Tbps cable - 6,165 km in length -