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Anatomy of a Submarine Network: The Workhorse of the Internet
From+streaming+Netflix+to+playing+video+games+online+with+friends+to+maintaining+long-distance+communication+with+distant+friends+and+family+members%2C+the+internet+has+changed+our+ability+to+stay+connected+with+the+rest+of+the+world+on+a+national+and+international+scale.%0D%0A%0D%0AThis+internet+that+connects+us+on+a+global+scale+is+basically+a+giant+network+of+networks+that+maintains+connectivity+between+all+of+our+devices.+When+being+transmitted+internationally%2C+this+data+passes+through+a+network+of+cables+that+run+through+the+ocean%21%0D%0A%0D%0ASurprisingly%2C+99%25+of+all+data+transferred+via+the+internet+goes+through+this+network+of+submarine+cables+at+some+point.+A+submarine+network+is+nothing+special+-+it%E2%80%99s+just+the+internet+but+underwater%21%0D%0A%0D%0ASo%2C+if+our+data+really+is+going+through+the+ocean%2C+and+isn%27t+being+transmitted+via+satellite+as+many+people+believe%2C+wouldn%27t+the+amount+of+time+it+takes+to+cross+our+massive+oceans+cause+slow+load+times%3F+What+about+sharks+-+wouldn%27t+they+just+eat+the+cables%3F%0D%0A%0D%0AThese+questions%2C+and+more+are+answered+in+the+infographic+below%21%0D%0A%3Cbr%3E%0D%0A%3Cp%3EBrought+to+you+by%3A+%3Ca+href%3D%22https%3A%2F%2Fwww.infinera.com%22%3EInfinera.com%3C%2Fa%3E%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0AColor+palette%3A+%5Bawe_palette+colors%3D%229ec163%2Cfdd381%2Cff4a01%2C752317%2C4f4f51%2Cd4d8db%22%5D%0D%0A%3Cp%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0A%3Ca+href%3D%22https%3A%2F%2Fwww.infinera.com%2Fblog%2Fanatomy-of-a-submarine-network-the-workhorse-of-the-internet%2F%22%3E%3Cimg+src%3D%22%2F%2Fwww.infographicbee.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2019%2F08%2Fanatomy-of-fiber-optic-submarine-networks.jpg%22+alt%3D%22%22+width%3D%22700%22+height%3D%22Anatomy+of+a+Submarine+Network%3A+The+Workhorse+of+the+Internet%22+%2F%3E%3C%2Fa%3E