Photos: Telstra's undersea fibre optic cable

Summary: Installing cables can be difficult — especially if they're 9,000 kilometres long and up several kilometres underwater. Our photo gallery gives you a look inside the 'Ile de Sein', a ship used to lay Telstra's latest fibre optic cable, which will become part of Australia's global Internet network backbone.

Topics: Telcos, Mobility, Tech Industry

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