West Africa Cable System(WACS)

 

South Africa-United Kingdom, spanning 14,530 km across 14 counties (15 sites)

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Highlights

  • South Africa-United Kingdom, spanning 14,530 km across 14 counties (15 sites)
  • Successful 100G field trial in August 2014 and successful 100G wavelength overlay in June 2015 over the longest digital line segment of 11,450 km between South Africa and Portugal
  • Successful integration of new SLTE and existing supervisor 
  • Innovative 3rd. SD-FEC and bit interleaved technology
  • Design capacity: up to 14.5 Tbit/s
  • RFS: September, 2015

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