Rostelecom upgrading TEA cable system

23 Apr 2018

Russia’s Rostelecom disclosed on its website that it is carrying out major upgrades this year to the transcontinental Transit Europe-Asia (TEA) Cable System linking Europe with China and Japan. The total capacity of the TEA link between the western and eastern Russian borders will reach 2Tbps, while the transmission of all traffic from international operators through new links between Europe and Asia will be carried over channels with 100Gbps capacity. Within a few years Rostelecom plans to increase the throughput of its transit capacity to 10Tbps.

Russia, Rostelecom