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Globe strengthens connections to Boracay with its fiber optic highway

Globe Telecom recently confirmed that it has successfully interconnected Boracay through fiber optics, effectively boosting the connections and strengthening the network coverage of the internationally-renowned island.

This was accomplished through the Boracay Submarine Cable System, a two-kilometer fiber optic cable which is able to transmit 80 wavelengths of Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing or DWDM systems with a capacity of 40 gigabytes per second (GBPS) per wavelength and is expandable to 100 GBPS. This can provide “near to limitless transmission capacity, which will result to crystal-clear voice call and superfast surfing,” according to Robert Tan, Chief Technical Adviser of Globe.
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Posted by on November 6, 2012 in Globe Telecom, Technology


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Stay in Boracay or see Dakak for half the price!

Citibank lets you enjoy Boracay island or Dakak beach at 50% off this time of the year, and to make this offer more tempting, you can pay for your vacation at 0% interest for up to 12 months with PayLite.

As a Citibank cardholder, you can avail of these amazingly low rates at Stay at Paradise Garden Resort in Boracay for only P3,875 per room per night or at Dakak Park and Beach Resort in Dapitan, Zamboanga for only P4,730 per room per night.
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Posted by on July 9, 2012 in Business, Citibank, Lifestyle


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