Is Reliance Jio India’s biggest telecom disruptor?

In 2016, the Mukesh Ambani led Reliance Jio transformed the mobile phone landscape in India by reaching out to network starved remote areas with its 4G phones and services that were free of cost, as well as to cost-conscious...

How 5G Will Affect Your Cybersecurity

Experts have been talking about 5G for years. Now it’s finally upon us. Countries like South Korea and China have already deployed the technology in select cities. India’s largest carrier, Vodafone, is already beta-testing 5G services services to simultaneously...

Matrix Gets TEC Certificate Under The Newly Launched MTCTE Program

Matrix is investing a significant amount in R&D resources to ensure that Matrix products meet the standards enforced in all the countries they cater to. Matrix, a leading manufacturer of enterprise-grade Telecom and Security solutions, is the first company to...

Govt Minister Calls For Industry Investments For 5G Rollout In India

States at their level also need to make 5G a priority since this will be the infrastructure of the future India to have 88 Mn 5G connections by 2025, which is around 7 per cent of the country’s...

High Spectrum Cost Remains A Big Challenge For India: Huawei CEO

Improving spectrum efficiency would be a critical challenge for telcos There is very little time to waste as there are already 26 commercial 5G networks worldwide Currently, Huawei's focus is on developing 5G use cases and the 5G...

India Issues Guidelines On 5G Trials Ahead Of Spectrum Auction

The DoT has fixed a uniform fee of Rs 5,000 for the 5G trial licence The validity of the 5G trial licence will range between 3 month and 2 years, depending on the purpose of the trial  Indian...

Prasad Urges Telcos To Make India A Hub Of Telecom Equipment Mfg

Prasad has asked the telecom industry to focus on innovation around 5G technology to create products with India specific patents He expressed his desire to see the mobile sector to work in conjunction with start-ups The government is...

TRAI Expresses Interest In Becoming India’s Data Leader; MeitY Not Keen

Trai is pitching to become the nodal authority for data security, privacy and cybercrime Personal Data Protection (PDP) Bill envisages the data regulator as a much stronger and bigger body Trai’s pitch comes as the government is preparing...

Ericsson’s 5G technologies promise huge benefits for operators and consumers

India is currently poised at the cusp between 4G and 5G technologies. As global players await the domestic spectrum auction and ready themselves to roll out their offerings in the world’s fastest-growing telecom market, we look at what one...

Samsung Ready To Work With Telecom Operators For 5G Rollout In India

Samsung said it would be launching 5G in India once telecom operators are ready to work with the company Samsung has a 5G network in the US as well as in South Korea in both millimetre wave and sub-six-GHz...

Ravi Shankar Prasad Aims To Take Broadband To Masses

The government would take broadband to the doorsteps in rural India through a policy push and entrepreneurship ecosystem Prasad urged Indian IT companies and Nasscom to participate in the creation of ‘Digital Villages’ in the country Efforts should...

I Squared Cap To Invest $300 Million In Telecom Infra Platform Lightstorm

I Squared Capital plans to acquire optical fibre networks to set up a carrier-neutral telecom infrastructure platform In India, I Squared Capital has so far set up two platforms—Cube Highways, a roads and highways platform and the recently-divested...

India To Have Spectrum Auctions Likely In Second Half Of 2020

Regulators in countries such as India, Indonesia, and Bangladesh are still initiating consultations with operators and are likely to schedule 5G spectrum auctions only in the second half of 2020 or later The Indian government has identified the...

Government Gets Six Proposals For 5G Trials

The Indian government has received proposals for 5G trials from China’s Huawei and ZTE also 5G field trials would be undertaken only through licensed telcos “in a restrictive, limited geographical area for specific use cases” The government is...

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