GEO Networks UK Acquires Digital Regions Remaining Fibre Optic Assets

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By Mark Jackson, ISPreview UK | July 16th, 2014 GEO Networks (Zayo Group), a dedicated fibre optic solutions provider for the United Kingdom, has gobbled up around 1,000 miles worth of fibre optic cabling in South Yorkshire (England), which use to belong to the now defunct Digital Region (DRL) broadband network, for an undisclosed sum.…

Japan’s NTT aims to fix quake-hit undersea cables by May

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Apr 08, 2011 04:20 am | IDG News Service Ships will take repair crews to seven damaged segments along four separate lines Seven segments of undersea data and telephone transmission cables that were damaged in the March 11 earthquake off Japan should be repaired by early May, an arm of Japan’s biggest telecom group said…