EASSy problems resolved

Cable break which caused problems for some EASSy customers repaired; services back to normal

September 25, 2012
eassy1

A cable break on the terrestrial part of the EIG cable in Egypt caused problems for some WIOCC customers yesterday, but these problems were resolved.

Chris Wood, CEO of WIOCC, told MyBroadband that the cable break on EIG cable in Egypt has been repaired and that all services are now fully operational.

Terrestrial cable breaks in Egypt have been a problem for both EASSy and SEACOM customers in the past, causing downtime unrelated to the undersea cable systems themselves.

Related articles

WIOCC and Cable&Wireless partner

SAT3/SAFE cable ship abandoned at sea

ADSL international outage explained

Triple whammy hits EASSy

Fibre in SA: An eye-opener

SEACOM downtime strikes again

Tags: Active, Chris Wood, EASSy, WIOCC

Free Email Newsletter:
Subscribe

Shutterstock is the image partner of MyBroadband – technology images can be found here

Join the conversation

Connect with MyBB

twitterfacebookandroidappleblackberrynewsletterfeed

Poll

Do you use the Post Office to send letters or packages to people?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 accidental damage warranty explained

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung explains why it decided not to offer all of ADH Premium’s benefits with the Note 4

Apple CEO thankful for being gay

Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook speaks on stage during an Apple event in San Francisco, California October 22, 2013.

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook publicly came out as gay in an article he wrote in Bloomberg Businessweek

Axxess improves mobile data rollover

Axxess Mobile data rollover

Axxess has adopted a first-in-first-out mobile data rollover policy, where the oldest mobile data will be used first

Vodacom number leak fix: all the details

Vodacom spy 2

Vodacom says it is no longer exposing phone numbers and device identifiers to web servers at random, and is busy developing a permanent fix

Free MyBroadband Newsletter:
Subscribe
X
bool(true)