Submarine Cable Status Map Experiment

Mehmet Akcin mehmet at
Thu Jun 28 13:40:44 UTC 2018

PS: We may need to rebuild (Validate) the map with KMZs.

If you are authorized and able to share KMZs of the cable systems you
manage, please contact me offlist.


On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 5:56 PM Mehmet Akcin <mehmet at> wrote:

> Hello NANOGers,
> Today i presented a lighting talk to ask for feedback on the submarine
> cable status project. I am still trying to work details on how the
> governance and sustainability of this project should be structured. I know
> there are more people in the list than those who attend in person to NANOG
> in Denver hence I want to share my slides here
> There seems to be tremendous amount of interest and support on this
> experiment. We are working on getting data (Kmz/Kml) from the operators of
> submarine cable systems so we can build our map and display cable status
> current demo page is available at
> If you have ideas you want to share and help this map experiment become a
> reality, please don't hesitate to contact me directly or join our mailing
> list. at!forum/subsea
> I would like to thank Aaron Hughes, Ognian Mitev, NANOG PC, Telegeography
> , Angola Cables, Alaska Communications and Seaborn Networks for their
> amazing support so far.
> ps: please feel free to pass this message to other groups / nogs to get
> the message to those who are interested.
> Thank you!
> Mehmet

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