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CIOS may refer to:

  • Cisco IOS, software used on routers and network switches
  • Cyprus-Israel Optical System, a cable system linking Cyprus and Israel
  • Channel Islands Occupation Society, a military history organisation
  • Combined Intelligence Objectives Subcommittee, an organization gathering technical intelligence in Germany after WW2
CIOS (cable system)

Cyprus-Israel Optical System (CIOS) is a submarine telecommunications cable system in the Mediterranean Sea linking Cyprus and Israel.

It has landing points in:

  • Ayia Napa , Cyprus
  • Nahariya , Israel

It has a design transmission capacity of 622 Mbit/s and a total cable length of 250 km. It started operation on 11 April 1994.