Deep Blue Cable, the developer, owner and operator of a state-of-the-art subsea fibre-optic system providing connectivity across the Caribbean islands and to the Americas, has announced that its CTO, Alasdair Wilkie, will speak at PTC’18 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Mr. Wilkie is also the Chairman of the Atlantic Cable Maintenance Agreement, a non-profit cooperative cable association whose members are companies responsible for the operations and maintenance of undersea communications and power cables, as well as Oil and Gas platform operators in the Atlantic, North Sea, and Southeastern Pacific Ocean.
Mr. Wilkie will join other subsea cable industry executives on the Submarine Cable Workshop 2: Critical Influencers of Network Availability panel exploring why undersea cables are critical in today’s world, and the challenges and methods to delivering submarine cables on time and ensuring their continued availability.
Submarine Cable Workshop 2: Critical Influencers of Network Availability Panel
Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Alasdair Wilkie, Chief Technology Officer, Deep Blue Cable
Sibesh Bhattacharya, Senior Infrastructure Specialist- ICT, Asian Development Bank
Debra Brask, Vice President, Project and Program Management, TE SubCom
Andy Palmer- Felgate, Submarine Cable Engineer, Facebook
Keith Shaw, Vice President, Business Development EMEA, Equinix
About Deep Blue Cable
Based in St. Lucia, Deep Blue Cable is the developer, owner and operator of a state-of-the art subsea fibre-optic system providing connectivity across the Caribbean islands and to the United States. Spanning approximately 12,000 km, the Deep Blue cable’s initial landing points will be in 14 markets throughout the region, including the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Colombia, Curaçao, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Panama, Puerto Rico, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, and the U.S. By ensuring competitive pricing and resilience through alternative supply, Deep Blue cable will provide connectivity to international and regional telecommunications operators, regional network providers, Over-the-Top (OTT) providers, data centres, government, and large enterprises, including financial services, and oil and gas companies. For more information, visit www.deepbluecable.com.
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Tel: +1 866 307 2510