Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
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 [...]
Last January 07 (Saturday), Northern Mindanao experienced a morning-wide disruption of mobile and broadband services. The culprit? An accidental fiber cut by construction crew. Sheesh. Mon Isberto, Smart spokesperson: “We had two cable breaks in our fiber optic transmission network in the areas of Maramag and Butuan in northern Mindanao. One of these breaks was [...]