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Orange Jordan Goes Black

August 14, 2012 • At 10:28 UTC today, Jordanian incumbent, Orange Jordan (AS 8697), suffered a...

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Syria Briefly Disconnects

July 19, 2012 • For about 40 minutes today, all networks routed through the Syrian incumbent,...

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Cyprus Rescues Lebanon

July 6, 2012 • It has been a tough week for Internet connectivity in Lebanon. After two national Internet...

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Lebanon Loses Lone Link

July 2, 2012 • Prior to the recent activation of Internet service to Lebanon via the...

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SMW4 Cut Shakes Up South Asia

June 15, 2012 • Bangladesh could learn a lesson from Pakistan about building a diverse and more...

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The Pirate Bay Still Afloat

May 16, 2012 • The popular torrent site The Pirate Bay (TPB) suffered a widespread outage...

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TEAMS Cable Down Again

April 26, 2012 • Only 35 days after a repair ship fixed the TEAMS (The East African Marine...

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Return of SMW3

March 23, 2012 • The new EPEG terrestrial cable through Russia and Iran cannot come fast enough...

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Cogent Depeers China Telecom

March 7, 2012 • On March 5th, 2012 at 14:00 UTC (10:00 PM China Standard Time), Renesys...

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East African Internet Resilience

February 28, 2012 • It is a fact of life of global Internet infrastructure that wherever shipping routes and cable...

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A Baker’s Dozen, 2011 Edition

February 8, 2012 • It’s become an annual tradition at Renesys to provide a year-end review...

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Satellite Service Sets in Lebanon

November 16, 2011 • Early last month, my blog “Pinning Down Latency” included this...

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Cyber Attack in Palestine?

November 1, 2011 • We can confirm reports of significant but sporadic Internet outages...

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Large Outage in Pakistan

October 26, 2011 • For about 3.5 hours today, almost half of the Internet in Pakistan was down....

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Asia on My Mind and on the Move

October 20, 2011 • Undersea cables are expensive to install. But if you’re an Asian Internet...

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Pinning Down Latency

October 7, 2011 • Packet latency is a big issue in Internet-based applications (i.e. the stuff in...

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Irene Wallops US Internet

August 30, 2011 • Hurricane Irene knocked out power to millions of homes and businesses as it...