Telekom Malaysia leads consortium to build undersea cable to link with US
Posted on 2nd June, 2006
This is a good news for us Internet users in Malaysia.
“We see the big broadband potential in these countries,” he said in Hong Kong Thursday. “By 2008, we would not have sufficient capacity to connect Malaysia to the internet.”
He expects to see at least more than 20 percent growth in broadband traffic for Malaysia.
The 20,000 kilometer-long cable (12,400 mile), to be known as Asia-America Gateway, will be completed in early 2008 with a minimum design capacity of 1.28 terabits.