CrossChannel Fibre is a next-generation 550km subsea cable and the first fibre-optic subsea cable to be built across the English Channel in nearly twenty years.
CrossChannel Fibre connects Slough, United Kingdom and Paris, France.
CrossChannel Fibre is a high-fibre-count and non-repeatered subsea system, contains 96 fibre pairs, each providing over 20 Tbps of capacity throughput
CrossChannel Fibre is invested by CrossLake Fibre, and will be ready for service in the fall of 2021.
CrossChannel Fibre is designed to support the increase in bandwidth requirements from telecoms, enterprises, content providers, as well as financial, gaming, and media companies that require high capacity, low latency connectivity.