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Undersea cabling powering the Internet.

Discussion in 'Networking' started by zx10guy, Nov 14, 2019.

  1. zx10guy

    zx10guy Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter Thread Starter

    Mar 30, 2008
    Ran across this Youtube video about what provides Internet connectivity across countries and continents separated by large expanses of ocean.

    Dug into the MAREA cable to see how they're making a claim of 160Tbps.


    I found it interesting and thought a few of you all might too. Pretty amazing that 400Gbps Ethernet is still (as far as I know) being finalized by the IEEE. Yet, they're utilizing 400Gbps lanes bundled together to achieve 160Tbps.
    Couriant, Gr3iz and valis like this.
  2. Gr3iz


    Mar 9, 2009
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    Interesting! Thanks!
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