150th Anniversary of the First Transatlantic Cable
October 15, 2016
Director, Marketing Communications, TE SubCom
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CBS News did a story marking the 150th anniversary of the first transatlantic communications cable, in which TE SubCom was highlighted. Jon Dufour, vice president of manufacturing, SubCom, showed reporter Mark Albert how thin and strong the fiber optic strands are, and captain Jeff Sanders, SubCom, gave Albert a tour of TE's ship, Global Sentinel. As to laying these cable "highways," Sanders explained, "It's connecting the world and connecting families, and it's a mission that we enjoy doing."
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TE Connectivity Ltd. is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS.