New submarine cable system to amplify Pakistan’s internet capacity 96 TB/sChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 25, 2019
A Cable Landing Party Agreement has been signed between PEACE Cable International Network and Cyber Internet Services.
Asia Pakistan and East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) is 12,000 km long
PEACE is targeted for completion in Q1, 2020.The system design will adopt the latest 200G technology and WSS technology, which provides the capability to transmit over 16 Tbps per fiber pair, servicing growing regional capacity needs.
The PEACE cable system with landings in Pakistan, Djibouti, Egypt, Kenya and France in the first phase will connect the three most populated continents in the world, providing critical interconnection to the economic corridors of Asia, Europe, and Africa.
A total capacity of 96 Tbps will be added to Pakistan’s internet infrastructure. ■