WFN Strategies Sponsors Submarine Cables of the World Interactive Map
WFN Strategies Press Release
August 1, 2019
STERLING, VIRGINIA — WFN Strategies has become sponsor of SubTel Forum’s newly launched Submarine Cables of the World Interactive Map (http://submarinecablesoftheworld.com).
With data powered by the extensive STF Analytics Submarine Cable Database, this new online map was built with the industry standard Esri ArcGIS Web Appbuilder platform and aims to put as much publicly available data in the users’ hands as possible. This map is a visual and interactive tool featuring some 290 current and planned cable systems, over 750 landing points as well as per capita mobile subscription and internet accessibility data for 254 countries.
Each system entry is linked to the SubTel Forum News Now Feed. For the first time, the published news history of each system will be at the user’s fingertips, creating an irreplaceable reference tool for industry professionals. As with every publication supported by the STF Analytics Submarine Cable Database, the data represented is made possible through the extensive research of the analysts at SubTel Forum and from the continued support of industry contributors.
About WFN Strategies
WFN Strategies (wfnstrategies.com) is an ISO 9001:2015 certified designer and implementer of submarine fiber cable systems for commercial, governmental and oil & gas companies throughout the world, as well as 2019 recipient of the President’s “E” Award for Exports, the highest recognition any American entity can receive for making a significant contribution to export expansion. WFN Strategies designs, engineers and implements submarine optical cable systems for commercial, governmental and oil & gas clients, which have utilized repeatered and unrepeatered technologies, and have been transoceanic, regional, or festoon in scope. WFN Strategies has been involved with all aspects of implementing telecommunications systems and Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) – from feasibility studies through capital budgeting to engineering, purchasing, and installation to commissioning & testing.