IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - 120000 leagues under the sea [undersea optical cables]

Author(s): M. Mandell
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 2000
Volume: 37
Page(s): 50 - 54
ISSN (Electronic): 1939-9340
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9235
DOI: 10.1109/6.833028
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In 1988, only 2% of the World's transoceanic flow of messages and data was carried by undersea cables. Satellites were the dominant carrier. Today, cables carry 80% of a much bigger, ever-growing... View More

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