Huawei Technologies USA Inc. and Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. have partnered with Belize Telemedia Ltd. to build an undersea cable system that will connect Belize mainland and San Pedro Island, the companies said.
The new subsea cable system, named Strategic Evolution Underwater Link is expected to deliver resilient infrastructure and technology to enhance connectivity and end-user experience in Belize.
The modernization project includes deploying LTE (4G) mobile service and fiber to residential and business buildings (FTTX) in San Pedro, a fast-growing tourist area in Belize.
Belize Telemedia Limited is a telecommunications company in Belize that company provides mobile, PSTN, and broadband services to both the residential and commercial markets, with full reach throughout the country.
Huawei Marine Networks Co., Ltd. is a joint venture established by Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. and Global Marine Systems Limited. Huawei Marine integrates optical transmission technology and marine engineering.
Huawei is a global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider with an end-to-end ICT solutions portfolio used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world´s population.