Sparkle adds Monet Undersea Cable to its assets

With this new direct connection between the United States and Brazil, Sparkle now offers five diversified routes between South America and North America ensuring full redundancy and a superior data experience.

Sparkle press release
July 20, 2022

Rome – Sparkle, the leading international service provider in Italy and among the world’s leading operators, announces the activation of spectrum capacity on the Monet submarine cable system linking Brazil to the United States. With this addition, Sparkle enhances its regional backbone by offering five diverse routes between North America and South America.

Monet is a next-generation cable spanning 10,556 km from Boca Raton, Florida to Fortaleza and Sao Paulo, Brazil. With the new cable, Sparkle increases the overall redundancy of its backbone which now offers five diverse routes between North America and South America through its extensive underwater infrastructure which includes three underwater “digital highways”: Monet and Seabras-1 in the Atlantic and Curie in the Pacific.

With the addition of Monet to its Atlantic assets, Sparkle is further enhancing its Seabone Tier 1 global IP transit service and capacity solutions, meeting the huge demand for data generated by new technologies, multimedia platforms and cloud-based services that require ubiquitous internet. connectivity.

With Monet, Sparkle continues to expand its US fiber optic network, which now has 56 points of presence in the United States, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Peru and Venezuela, a capillary presence in Brazil and a new open landing and connectivity. hub in Panama.

About shine

Sparkle is the global operator of the TIM Group, the leading international service provider in Italy and one of the best in the world, with an exclusive backbone of more than 600,000 km of optical fiber stretching from Europe to Africa, the Americas and Asia. Leveraging its global IP, data, cloud, data center, mobile data and voice platforms, Sparkle offers a full range of ICT solutions to enterprises, internet service providers, OTTs, media and content players , application service providers as well as fixed and mobile operators. . Its sales force is active worldwide and spread over 32 countries.

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Melvin B. Baillie