On 18th December 2006,
the construction and maintenance agreement of TPE was signed at
Beijing by 6 telecom companies, i.e. Chunghwa Telecom,China Netcom,China
Telecom,China Unicom,Korea Telecom and VerizonBusiness. Afterwards,
the procurement contract of TPE was signed by 6 companies and Tyco.
It was a symbol of kick-off.The TPE cable network will be put in
service on July 2008., which connect landing points in Qingdao,
Chongming, Keoje, Tanshui, and Nedonna/Hillsboro.
The undersea system is designed with multiple
cable segments each equipped with 4 fiber pairs. The design capacity
per Digital Line Segment (DLS) is 64 x 10 Gb/s using Wavelength
Division Multiplex (WDM) technology. The SDH equipment provided
by Huawei will carry services of voice/data/internet based on 4
fiber Multiplex Section-Shared Protected RING mechanism. The TPE
will be a main link between East Asia and America. The network Administrator
of TPE, China Telecom, handle this website, which is designed to
deal with capacity allocation and activation within TPE cable network.
If you have any question or interest to
know more details, please contact us.