COAI expresses its deep concern over allegation of defamation by Reliance Jio

COAI expresses deep concern over allegation of defamation by Reliance Jio

, the apex industry association representing the country’s major Telecom, Internet, Technology & Digital Services companies, expressed deep concerns over the allegations levied by Reliance Jio Infocomm, where it has accused the industry body of using disparaging remarks.
Airtel terms Jio complaint over Apple Watch eSim as frivolous

Airtel terms Jio complaint over Apple Watch eSim as frivolous

Terming the recent complaint of Reliance Jio to Department of Telecom (DoT) against its eSim service on Apple Watch as “another frivolous complaint by a desperate operator”
Vodafone 4G now covers 600 towns in South Gujarat

Vodafone 4G now covers 600 towns in South Gujarat

With the roll out of over 4500 new sites, services are now present in over 2800 towns in Gujarat.
FICCI applauds PM Modi government new telecom policy

FICCI applauds PM Modi government new telecom policy

The draft of the new telecom policy released by the government indicates it may usher in a new era for India’s communications sector with a forward-looking and technology-friendly regulatory environment, industry body FICCI said.
Mobile subscriber base grows to 1.035 billion in March 2018: COAI

Mobile subscriber base grows to 1.035 billion in March 2018: COAI

India’s private telecom service providers have a total of 1.035 billion subscribers. This includes subscriber figures of Aircel, RJio & MTNL as of February 2017, said a report from COAI
NDCP 2018 Policy will be boon for development of telecom infrastructure: TAIPA

NDCP 2018 Policy will be boon for development of telecom infrastructure: TAIPA

The draft NDCP 2018 will be a boon for the development of a robust telecom infrastructure and to turn the government's key programmes such as Digital India, Smart City.

Reliance JioPhone pre-booking suspended: Five things to know

Within days of going live to accept pre-booking order from customers across India for its upcoming smart feature phone, Reliance Jio has now suspended pre-booking for JioPhone.
Motorola opens 50 new Moto Hub stores in western Uttar Pradesh

Motorola opens 50 new Moto Hub stores in western Uttar Pradesh

Motorola announced expansion of their retail presence with 50 new ‘Moto Hubs’ in western region of Uttar Pradesh (UP), including 12 Moto Hubs in NOIDA, 10 each in Ghaziabad and Agra followed by 8 Moto Hubs in Meerut.
Telcos investing in VRAR to tap revenue streams beyond 5G: Report

Telcos investing in VRAR to tap revenue streams beyond 5G: Report

Telcos are becoming interested in the potential revenue streams related to virtual and (VRAR), since it is not only a vehicle for 5G monetisation, but can also bring growth opportunities in connectivity, content innovation and service platforms

Patna beats big metros in 4G availability: OpenSignal

Smaller cities such as Patna, Kanpur, Allahabad, Kolkata, Bhopal and Lucknow have better presenace of 4G service than the big metro cities or technology hub in India, said a report from UK-based OpenSignal.
IIT Delhi, DTU, GGSIP University students qualify for final round of global telecom competition in Stockholm

IIT Delhi, DTU, GGSIP University students qualify for final round of global telecom competition in Stockholm

A team of engineering students from IIT Delhi, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University and Delhi Technological University have qualified for global competition organised by telecom gear maker Ericsson.
Shift to 5G will not happen in 2018, says GlobalData

Full transition to 5G will not happen in 2018: Report

Away from the tall claim of many telecom network technology vendors that the wait for fifth generation, high-speed wireless service (5G) is finally over, the full transition to 5G will not happen in 2018, said data and analytics company GlobalData.
Huawei, International Institute of Information Technology, IIIT, Huawei SDN Innovation Lab, SDN

Huawei set up SDN Innovation Lab at IIIT Bangalore

Huawei Technologies India, the research & development center of Huawei, and International Institute of Information Technology – Bengaluru (IIIT-B) inaugurated the Huawei SDN Innovation Lab at the IIIT-B campus in Bengaluru.
Telecom, Telecom Sector Skill Council, S P Kochhar, Jobs

Jobs: Telecom sector to create 10 million, says TSSC

There are 4 million people employed in the telecom sector and by the end of five years, 14.3 million people will be employed in telecom as well as telecom manufacturing," (TSSC) CEO S P Kochhar
Vodafone launches 4G VoLTE services in UP West

Vodafone launches 4G VoLTE services in UP West

With this launch, now Vodafone VoLTE services will be offered to customer in cities like Meerut, Agra, Dehradun, Bareilly, Saharanpur, Aligarh, Haldwani & Moradabad.
Cisco, 5G, Saudi Telecom Company

Cisco signs MoU with Saudi Telecom Company to collaborate on 5G technology

Under the terms of the MoU, Cisco will work closely with STC on its architectural transformation to help unlock the commercial potential of 5G mobile networks.
Cisco, network modernization, du

Cisco bags deal for network modernization from UAE-based telco du

Cisco said that demand for more bandwidth is rising exponentially as consumers and businesses embrace new digital applications, services and technologies.
Dialog Axiata, Ericsson, Sri Lanka, IoT

Dialog Axiata gets Ericsson leg up to roll out commercial massive IoT network in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s largest telecommunications services provider Dialog Axiata and Finnish telecom gear maker Ericsson have partnered to roll out commercial IoT network supporting both Cat-M1 and NB-IoT technologies