The ACE system (Africa Coast to Europe), which belongd to an international consortium with the same name, is a submarine fiber optic cable system that begins in France and reaches several countries in the West-African continent. Bata is the point of arrival in Equatorial Guinea. Each of the countries participating in the ACE Consortium has a bandwidth allocated within the cable.
The ACE cable, online since 2012, provided Equatorial Guinea with a very important qualitative leap in terms of its communications with the rest of the world, being able to have a high-performance connection with the main International Carriers, reducing the digital distance and improving the economic and social development of the country.
ACE submarine cable system
El cable de 4 a 5 cm de diámetro se extiende a unos 6,000 m debajo del nivel del mar y fue fabricado por Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) y fue tendido por barcos de ASN y Orange Marine .
GITGE owns one of the continents most advanced full-service technological infrastructure, both submarine and onshore cables strategically positioned in Central Africa.