Japan-Russia cable operational

4 Jul 2008

The Hokkaido-Sakhalin Cable System (HSCS), which connects Sakhalin in Russia and Hokkaido in Japan, is now in commercial service. The undersea cable, completed in December 2007, has a capacity of 640Gbps and is a joint project between Japanese NTT Communications and Russian TransTeleCom Corporation.

Japan, Russia, NTT Communications, TransTeleCom (TTK)