Keeping Subsea Cables Safe


By Kristin LeeSep 28, 2023


Another month, another list of interesting telecom reads (and listens).

Here are a few things you ought to have on your radar, including a podcast episode about submarine cable geopolitics, a handsome take on our Submarine Cable Map, a new cloud data center presentation, and more.

[Listen] The geopolitics of undersea cables

Why it’s worth your time: TeleGeography Research Analyst Lane Burdette shares her submarine cable and geopolitics knowledge with Late Night Live host Phillip Adams. You'll hear about subsea cable history, vulnerabilities, and more.


Charting the Depths: The World of Subsea Cables

Why it’s worth your time: In short, cool maps! Geospatial data scientist Adam Symington used TeleGeography data to show the distribution of subsea cables around the planet, and it's a true work of art. (If you’re interested in licensing our map data yourself, you can get that info over here.)

Total International Internet Bandwidth Now Stands at 1,217 Tbps

Why it’s worth your time: Our IP Networks Research Service was recently updated for 2023. This blog by Senior Research Manager Paul Brodsky provides a sneak peek of our latest data and analysis on the global internet.

Mapping Out Asia’s Cloud Data Center and Connectivity Market

Why it’s worth your time: Earlier this month, through a live webinar, Senior Research Manager Patrick Christian presented fresh TeleGeography research on Asian cloud data centers. Check out this post for a rundown on the region’s current cloud data center and cloud service provider landscape. You’ll also have a chance to download Patrick’s slides and watch the full webinar recording.

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Lane Burdette

Lane Burdette

Lane Burdette is a Research Analyst at TeleGeography. She specializes in internet infrastructure with a focus on submarine cables, data centers, and public policy.

Paul Brodsky

Paul Brodsky

Paul Brodsky is a Senior Research Manager at TeleGeography. He is part of the network, internet, cloud, and voice research team. His regional expertise includes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.

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Patrick Christian

Patrick Christian

Patrick Christian is a Senior Research Manager with TeleGeography. He heads the Cloud and WAN Research Service. He also focuses on African and European markets specializing in international bandwidth markets and internet infrastructure, WAN services, terrestrial and submarine cable systems, and international voice traffic analysis.

Connect with Patrick