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Uruguay/Google Tannat cable system links with Brazil and Argentina

Friday, December 4th 2020 - 09:23 UTC
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The Tannat cable system connecting Uruguay and Brazil by sea has now been officially extended to Argentina. The cable is co-owned by Uruguay’s state-run telco Antel and by Google. Active since 2018, the 2,000km system links Maldonado, near Montevideo in Uruguay, to Praia Grande/Santos in Brazil’s São Paulo state. Read full article


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  • HansF

    Finally, Uruguay will have a better -fiber optics based- subsea connectivity with the world. The old festoons cables (bicentenario and unisur) were not adequate to keep up with the business growth that Uruguay will experience from now on.

    Dec 04th, 2020 - 03:44 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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