Infinera [NASDAQ: INFN] Ink Pact to Deploy Infinera’s ICE6 800G-Capable Technology

Infinera Corporation [NASDAQ: INFN] disclosed that it has inked an agreement to deploy Infinera’s industry-leading ICE6 800G-capable technology on STC’s submarine cable networks. It will allow new regional and international connectivity services and infrastructure development including the development of cognitive cities.

STC has earned a reputation as prominent telecommunications and wholesale service provider in the Middle East. It provides national and international services overall major international cable systems that pass through the region. It has been disclosed that the new project will grow STC’s international network, using Infinera’s ICE6 800G-capable technology and GX Series Compact Modular Platform. These development projects will surge the capacity of the international network by 10-fold based on initial design capacity.

STC’s selection of Infinera’s GX Series Compact Modular Platform includes ICE6 technology. It has been set up for success to fulfill increasing bandwidth demands in the Middle East. ICE6 offers STC with the greatest spectral efficiency and best overall economics, which will allow STC to deliver on critical projects in the region.

Furthermore, ICE6 will also allow the expansion and diversification of cloud services in the region and around the globe, Moreover, this technology is perfect for STC’s upcoming projects 2Africa and Saudi Vision Cable. Additionally, STC believed that Infinera’s 800G submarine network solution will allow it to fulfill the exponential growth of international connectivity while enhancing reliability.