Recently, Cabo Verde Telecom and EllaLink, announced that they signed a binding memorandum of understanding to provide submarine fiber connections to Cape Verde.
The EllaLink submarine cable system will be operational in 2020. It is a new type 4 fiber optic submarine cable, currently under construction to meet the traffic demand between Europe and Latin America.glass yarn
Upon completion, the EllaLink submarine will provide the only direct interconnection between the two continents and other branch routes along the 6,000-kilometer route to serve customers in Cape Verde and Madeira Islands. water blocking yarn
The new connection will enhance the diversity and flexibility of the telecom infrastructure in Cape Verde, providing direct access to telecommunication capacity through direct connections to Brazil and Portugal, which will result in significant growth in the Internet, cloud computing and 5G services.
According to Jose Luis Livramento, Chief Executive Officer of Cape Verde Telecom, “We are very pleased to have the opportunity to establish more fiber optic connections and we believe that this new infrastructure will strengthen Cape Verde’s position as a strategic communications hub to Europe and America. ”filling compound for cable
Alfonso Gajate, chairman of EllaLink, added: “This commitment from Cape Verde Telecom is another major step in building EllaLink and confirms the need to improve the connectivity between Europe and Latin America. We are also proud to support Verde. Cape Telecom's ambition to develop the country's digital economy."