Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
PLDT has been given the go-ahead by the NTC to participate in the Asia Submarine-Cable Express. When implemented, the Empire expects to double its capacity to as much as 80 gigabits per second. Give us warp speed Mr. Zulu! NTC statement snippet: “… certificate of public convenience and necessity to its participation in the ownership, [...]
PLDT has effectively doubled its international bandwidth capacity after the completion of a USD400M Asia Submarine-Cable Express (ASE) optical fiber cable system project. Yup, that was a mouthful. PLDT invested USD55M on a 7,200 kilometer undersea cable network which can deliver speeds of up to 40Gigabit/second (Gbps), upgradeable to 100Gbps (with a minimum design capacity [...]
If you build it, they will come. PLDT will start construction of a new segment of undersea high-speed Internet “highway” that will improve connection speeds for its broadband users. This after the NTC, in its en banc meeting last week, approved of PLDT’s participation in the Asia Submarine-Cable Express network. NTC: “International submarine cables provide [...]