Sunday, September 13, 2009

Virgin Media Deploys Nortel 40G Submarine to Ireland

Virgin Media upgraded its existing submarine cable link between the UK mainland and Ireland using a 40 Gbps submarine enhancement from Nortel. This follows Nortel's successful deployment of 40 Gbps technology in Virgin Media's network.

Virgin Media operates a north and south optical fibre cable between the UK and Ireland underneath the Irish Sea.