[SPAM-HEADER] - Re: Internet Traffic Begins to Bypass the U.S. - Email has different SMTP TO: and MIME TO: fields in the email addresses

Rod Beck Rod.Beck at hiberniaatlantic.com
Mon Sep 15 06:38:13 CDT 2008


Fiber opic capacity from to Europe to Asia via the African cost has always been quite slim by TransAtlantic standards. As I recollect, you have FLAG, SWM3, and SWM4. Those systems can push multi-terabits. Capacity is not fundamentally the problem, but rather the lack of competition. 

Also you need a vibrantly competitive local loop market in these countries to drive undersea capacity demand. You don't have that yet, although it is emerging in countries like India. 

Regards, 

Roderick S. Beck
Director of European Sales
Hibernia Atlantic





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