Around 250 technical staff from 96 organizations across PNG have benefitted from the technical training project, strengthening local capacity to develop and maintain Internet connectivity.
Submarine cable development brings together advanced physics, marine technology and engineering to create truly amazing pieces of networking infrastructure.
Here are three of our best thought provoking long reads from 2019 for your holiday break.
Guest Post: The University of the South Pacific manages a number of challenges in operating, maintaining and upgrading its large and diverse network.
A new report has addressed the trends and challenges of connectivity in the Pacific, focusing on the role of satellite technology.
Pacific economies, such as the Marshall Islands, are becoming more aware of their reliance on high-speed Internet for business and communication, especially when it goes down.
Guest Post: Addressing the abstraction between network layer measurements and the underlying global submarine network can help ensure a more resilient Internet.
Guest Post: Content providers are increasingly investing in new submarine cables. Are they forming a cartel?
Efforts to bring new submarine connectivity to Papua New Guinea have been underway for some time.
This series surveys the more recent history of submarine cables in the Asia Pacific, looking at key movements in the region over the past year.