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Google WILL consruct a giant cable

Luka [PersonRank 10]

Tuesday, February 26, 2008
11 years ago2,141 views

What was spotted on september is now confirmed. Giant cable for Google will cost 300 M$

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Luka [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Sorry for the typos in the title...

George R [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

From Francois Sterin's story on blogspot:
"If you're wondering whether we're going into the undersea cable business, the answer is no."

From google's press release: google.com/intl/en/press/press ...

"The new five fiber pair cable system can be expanded up to eight fiber pairs, with each fiber pair capable of carrying up to 960 Gigabits per second (Gbps)."

Does anyone know how they can expand the number of fibers once it is laid?

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Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Group With Google Building Pacific Cable:
ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5gR ...

Pierre S [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Every move like this one makes me think that the Master Plan is in fact not a joke.
Thus: Death Laser Eyes Robots are on they way. Brace everybody XD

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