Columbia linked in ARCOS cable network

May 23, 2001
May 23, 2001 New World Network has successfully landed fiber-optic cable in Cartagena, Columbia.

May 23, 2001 New World Network ( successfully landed fiber-optic cable in Cartagena, Columbia marking the completion of the South American portion of the Americas Region Caribbean Optical-ring System (ARCOS). A carrier's carrier, New World Network is building a 8,600km, single-source network that will offer connections from the U.S. to 24 landing points through the Caribbean, Central and South America.

"As the only regional cable system fully serving the Caribbean and the Americas," says David Warnes, New World's president and CEO, "The cable will unleash new commercial opportunities in the region and guarantee backhaul to every major city."

Sponsored Recommendations

imVision® - Industry's Leading Automated Infrastructure Management (AIM) Solution

May 29, 2024
It's hard to manage what you can't see. Read more about how you can get visiability into your connected environment.

Global support of Copper networks

May 29, 2024
CommScope designs, manufactures, installs and supports networks around the world. Take a look at CommScope’s copper operations, the products we support, our manufacturing locations...

Adapt to higher fiber counts

May 29, 2024
Learn more on how new innovations help Data Centers adapt to higher fiber counts.

Going the Distance with Copper

May 29, 2024
CommScopes newest SYSTIMAX 2.0 copper solution is ready to run the distanceand then some.