International link restored

Good news to all those who were facing slow international access over the past week. TM has completed repair work on the SMW4 submarine cable which linked us to Europe and US. via TM

Malaysians experiencing slow internet access

Malaysians are currently experiencing slow internet access. The disruption is due to a cable fault on the Southeast Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 4 (SMW4) submarine cable network between Alexandria in Egypt and Palermo in Italy linking Malaysia to Europe and the United States (US). Restoration work is currently in progress and scheduled to be completed on…

TM upgrading it’s core network

TM is upgrading their core network today. Friday, 19 June 2009, 11 pm till Saturday, 20 June 2009, 6 am. During the nationwide upgrade, all internet services will most likely go down. This includes VOIP, iTalk and home prepaid users. Source: Streamyx

Streamyx’s new TOS

Streamyx got smart and officially fucked it’s customers!! We can’t complain about slow international access any more as streamyx’s new TOS clearly states that speedy access is only guaranteed for local content access. Quoted from Streamyx; Streamyx download and upload speed is guaranteed for local content access only. TM is not responsible for the low…

Streamyx Internet disruption to US and Hong Kong

Bet your Streamyx has been slow the past few days. Streamyx reported that the SMW3 and APCN2 submarine lines are experiencing service faults. Another anchor maybe? As a result, access to US and Hong Kong based sites are extra slow…… According to their announment, restoration work should have been completed by today but as of…