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PTC Member Profile: Wilfred Kwan, Turbidite

Wilfred Kwan is co-founder and chief operating officer of Turbidite. With more than 25 years in the ICT sector, Wilfred has a successful track record in leading global telecom/subsea and data center operations, in addition to engineering, customer service, product management, and IT.

Transporting Internet Data by Land, Sea, and Space

New figures published by TeleGeography saw international Internet bandwidth capacity growth increase 35% between 2019 and 2020 – from 450 terabits per second (Tbps) to over 600 Tbps. Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Microsoft have become the dominant sources of international bandwidth demand at [...]

Indigenous Community Networks in Hawaiʻi

The islands of Hawaiʻi have always served as vibrant communication hubs – long before European settlers arrived, Kānaka Maoli (Indigenous people of Hawai‘i) exchanged information and connected over distances. King Kalākaua had telephones installed in ʻIolani Palace several years before the [...]