Microsoft, & Facebook complete 6,600 km-undersea internet cable

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Microsoft and Facebook have announced the completion of their 6,600 km-undersea internet cable ‘Marea’ across the Atlantic Ocean recently. It runs from the US state of Virginia to Spain’s Bilbao, and can transmit up to 160 terabits of data per second. The cable system will be managed and operated by telecommunications infrastructure company Telxius.