July 20th, 2018

Hawaiki Cable

REANNZ has today congratulated Hawaiki Cable on the commercial launch of the Hawaiki Transpacific Cable System in New Zealand.

REANNZ CEO Nicole Ferguson says, "We are proud to have a 25-year anchor tenancy on the cable as a future investment in New Zealand's research and innovation infrastructure.

"The cable also provides security and diversity of connectivity for our members."

See more at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeYIS8AtEsM. Watch our CE Nicole Ferguson at 3 mins.

REANNZ has installed its equipment at the Hawaiki Cable Landing Station in Mangawhai Heads. We're running acceptance tests before migrating members and putting it into service in late August. 

REANNZ Network Engineer installing our equipment at Mangawhai Heads

REANNZ installation at Hawaiki Cable Landing station at Mangawhai Heads