Seacom cable repaired
TELECOMSBy BiztechAfrica - Nov. 2, 2011, 5:44 a.m.
Seacom reports that its cable break in the Mediterranean has been repaired.
The company had reported a “service affecting outage” in the Mediterranean between Abu Talat in Egypt and Marseilles in France.
Seacom predicted it would take two weeks to repair.
The company says in a statement that Seacom’s Mediterranean partner network cable repair has been successfully completed.
Seacom had moved its customers onto alternate capacity and is now scheduling a non-service affecting maintenance window to move them back onto its core network.
The statement says Seacom is monitoring the situation closely.
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