2 THE COMPANY Mission www.angolacables.co.ao Angola Cables is a wholesale carrier, built in 2009 by the five major Angolan telecom operators. This company is driven by its shareholders vision and government strategy to transform Angola into one of the main African HUBsMissionSupport the development of the telecom sector in Angola and Africa;Deliver high feasibility and capacity international connections to Angolan operators;Supply interconnection between telecom operators within the region to the rest of the world;
3 INSIDE AFRICAAfrica is the 2nd largest continent, after Asia, in size and populationEstimated Population in 2012More than 1 billion people(over 50% are under 30 years)Mobile users in June 2012700 million70% penetration rate (90% prepaid)Internet users in June 2012168 million15.6% penetration rateFacebook users in September 201248 million4.5% penetration rate
4 INSIDE AFRICA Broadband high growth Africa is the 2nd largest continent, after Asia, in size and populationBroadband high growthIncreased speed of approx Mbps in to over 30,000 Mbps in 2011WACS 2011MainOne 2010MainOne (phase 2)GloACE 2012SEACOM 2009TEAMS 2009EASSy 2010SAT3 2001WAFS (n/a)Submarine cableOperation/ ImplementedPlanned ( )Planned (after 2011)Terrestrial fiberCapacity submarine telecommunications in 201220 Tbps capacityCapacity terrestrial telecommunications in 2012In July 2012, the total terrestrial networks reached 750,000 km (compared to in June 2009)
5 INSIDE ANGOLA Estimated Population in 2012 Estimates point to reach Angola has a population of approximately 19 millions inhabitants and over 50% live in urban centers. (60% are under 30 years)Estimates point to reach22.4 millions inhabitants in 201644.6 millions in 2050Mobile phone users in 201313.2 millions - a penetration rate of 68.95% (90% prepaid)Internet users in 20132.2 millions - a penetration rate of 12%Today's 3G and 4G networks are a reality in Angola. The fiber optic backbones were installed throughout the country. The main towns are interconnected with fiber optic
6 ANGONAP AngoNap Services: AngoNap is the host of all the operators in Angola and provide them with international and local connectivity;Is the Angolan Internet Access Point (IXP)Is a Datacenter hosting facility for Wholesale, Operators and EnterprisesHosting of the main Angolan domain .AOCo-location for Telcos and Non-TelcosVirtual POP servicesNational ConnectivityRegional ConnectivityGlobal ConnectivityIP TransitRemote hands servicesCross Connect Services
7 THE CONNECTIVITY THROUGH ANGOLA The vision for AngoNap is to be a neutral service provider that can provide industry standard services in the Southern regionWhy a data center in Luanda (AngoNap):Luanda is one of the fastest growing cities, but also a stable growing economic city in AfricaAll Angolan Operators are based in the Angolan Capital – LuandaIt has a growing metropolitan fiber network with local operators investing a lot in connectivityIt has access to WACS, Sat-3 and SACS CLSLuanda is connected via fiber to the major cities in Angola
8 WACS – WEST AFRICA CABLE SYSTEM Is the Cable System connecting South Africa with the United Kingdom along the west coast of Africa, which was constructed by Alcatel-LucentUnited KingdomLondonWACS has 15 terminal stations along the Western Coast of AfricaThus consisting of 11 African countries and 3 EuropeansThe total cost for the cable system was $650 millionThe design capacity of WACS is at least 5,12 Tbps, which can be upgraded to 30 Tbps.Angola Cables manages the WACS operations in Angola, this includes the Cable Landing Station and the AngoNap (Angola Cables’ Nap)PortugalCanary IslandsCape VerdeIvory CoastGhanaTogoNigeriaCameroonCongoDRCAngolaNamibiaSouth Africa
9 SACS & CABLE OF THE AMERICAS South Atlantic Cable System is the new cable system, to be launched by Angola Cables, linking Angola and Brazil. This cable will support the development of telecommunications in Africa, which currently has the highest rate of Internet traffic growth in the worldSACS is the first transatlantic cable system crossing the South Hemisphere, connecting Africa and the Americas. This will build an alternative route to the North Atlantic cables and it will also allow alternative connections from Asia and Africa to the rest of the worldCable of the Americas is a cable system that will link Miami to Santos via Fortaleza (Brazil). This system will build a direct link from Angola to North America, using the SACS in FortalezaInserir mapa do SACS
10 SACS CONFIGURATION SACS Cable’s Connectivity in Angola Capacity 4 fiber pairs, each designed for 100 X 100 Gbps wavelengthsTotal Design Capacity 40 TbpsSize 6,165 route-kmSchedule for the kickoff of the sea workMarine Route Survey scheduled for early 2014Cable installation scheduled for later 2014 / early 2015Schedule for RFS RFS estimated by mid-2015 SACS Cable’s Connectivity in AngolaIt will connect directly to WACS at the cable landing station in Sangano, Angola;It will have a direct link to the POP in Luanda, Angola (AngoNAP);It will have interconnection with SAT-3 through terrestrial path in Luanda and also through sea cable at CLS in Cacuaco, Angola;It will have access and interconnection with other cables landing in Fortaleza, Brazil
11 CABLE OF THE AMERICAS’ CONFIGURATION Capacity 2 fiber pairs, each designed for 100 X 100 Gbps wavelengthsTotal Design Capacity 20 TbpsTwo (2) segments, each segment has 20 Tbps of Design CapacityFlorida (USA)-Fortaleza, BrazilFortaleza, Brazil-Santos (Sao Paulo) BrazilLengthFlorida-Fortaleza: approximately 6,720 route-kmFortaleza-Santos: approximately 4,180 route-kmSchedule for the kickoff of the sea workCable installation scheduled for later 2014 / early 2015RFS estimated by mid-2015Relevant informationUS PoP in NAP of the Americas, Miami, Florida (USA)Fortaleza access and interconnection with other cables landing in FortalezaPoP access in Sao PauloMiamiFortalezaSanganoSantos
12 INTERNET EXCHANGE POINT The Angolan IXP - will be the Internet Exchange for the national operators and available for the regional onesIt will benefit all operators as:Guarantee the exchange of IP traffic amount operatorsImprove the client access to contentReduce the internet costs in the country and in the regionCreate a neutral access point between the operators of the regionInserir mapa do SACS
13 THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS HUB ANGOLA Angola is geographically placed in a fortunate locationTerrestrially it is able to reach land locked countries such as Zambia, East part of Congo DRC, Congo Brazzaville, as well as NamibiaThrough the existing Cable systems, Angola is connected to the entire West and the southern East coast of Africa. Allowing Angola to be the ideal link between North Africa, Southern Africa, East and West Africa. Angola enjoys peaceful relations with all of its neighboring countriesThis makes Angola the ideal link between Africa and the worldCom os 2 cabos, Angola tornou-se um ponto estratégico em África no ramo das telecos.
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