March 31, 2004 9:06 AM Subscribe
Internet infrastructure: how does the physical infrastructure of the internet cross oceans? Is all of the data transmitted by communications satellites, or are there big-ass intercontinental cables running across the ocean floor? And if there are big-ass intercontinental cables, how are they maintained?
posted by COBRA! to Computers & Internet (9 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
(sorry if this is a crushingly stupid question, or if it's easily Googlable… I've tried my hand at Google, but may not have been asking the right questions.)