TIC-Tata Indicom Cable System Overview

Tata Indicom Cable (TIC) is a point to point private Intra-Asia submarine cable system connecting Chennai, India and Changi, Singapore.  The TIC cable spans 3,175 km, with 8 fiber pair each capable of 64x10 Gbps DWDM system. The TIC is wholly-owned by Tata Communications.


Cable System:

  • Tata Indicom Cable, or TIC

Cable Length:

  • 3175 Km

Design Capacity:

  • 5.12 Tbps
  • 8 fiber pairs, each of 64x10 Gbps DWDM

Lit Capacity:

  • 320 Gbps (as of RFSD in Nov. 2004)

Ready for Service Date:

Investment Type:

  • Private


  • Tata Communications

Initial Investment:

Landing Stations:


  • Tyco Telecommunications

Comments (1)
1Tuesday, 03 January 2017 21:27
Now a days there were frequent outages from TATA and service levels were also not as earlier.

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