are underwater routers a thing?

John Levine johnl at
Fri Mar 18 02:39:20 UTC 2022

It appears that Jerry Cloe <jerry at> said:
>it look like it was completely at sea, but it would kind of make sense
>to leave them at sea if you could put a router there.
>First thing that comes to mind is power, how would you power them?

Undersea cables have had power for repeaters since TAT-1 in 1956.  I
think we can consider that to be a solved problem.


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