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      Internet cable from Cuba to Jamaica comes online

      HAVANA (AP) A company that monitors global Internet traffic says another branch of the Venezuela-to-Cuba undersea fiber-optic cable has come online, connecting the island to nearby Jamaica.

      Internet analysis firm Renesys says it detected the new traffic between Cuban state telecom monopoly Etecsa and Cable & Wireless Jamaica beginning May 13.

      Renesys analyst Doug Madory announced the new connection in a post on the company's blog Monday.
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