NEC Wins Papua Cable System in Indonesia Tokyo, Aug 12, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and PT. NEC Indonesia have signed a contract with PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk ("PT Telkom") to construct the Papua Cable System, a high-bandwidth optical submarine cable system that will connect Indonesia's Papua Provinces on the island of New Guinea. The Papua Cable System, measuring 2,000 kilometers, is the first optical fiber submarine cable system to connect the Papua provinces of Indonesia and is expected to help bridge the country's digital divide. It is designed to carry transmission speeds of 40Gbps and 100Gbps, aiming to complete PT Telkom's nationwide optical fiber networks in Indonesia. "NEC is honored to be selected by PT Telkom as the supplier of the most advanced optical fiber submarine cable system to connect the eastern Indonesian provinces. We are proud that NEC has contributed to PT Telkom's network diversification since first providing the company with an optical fiber submarine cable system in 1991," said Naoki Yoshida, general manager, Submarine Network Division, NEC Corporation. The Papua Cable System is slated for completion by the end of 2014. For more information on NEC's Submarine Systems, please visit: http://www.nec.com/en/global/prod/nw/submarine/index.html About NEC Corporation NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company's experience and global resources, NEC's advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society. For more information, visit NEC at http://www.nec.com. Contact: Seiichiro Toda NEC Corporation firstname.lastname@example.org +81-3-3798-6511 Copyright 2013 JCN Newswire. All rights reserved. www.japancorp.net Provider ID: 00027236
NEC Wins Papua Cable System in Indonesia
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