TELECOM INFRASTRUCTURE

This section deals with news and developments around telecom infrastructure – be it active infrastructure or passive infrastructure. Towers, infrastructure sharing etc come under telecom passive infrastructure whereas spectrum and all related developments come under telecom active infrastructure. We cover development related to all these type infrastructure in the Indian telecom industry and bring out news, analysis and experts opinion on the same for our readers.


Ericsson To Restructure Loss Making BSS Unit, Takes A Hit Of SEK 6 Bn

Ericsson To Restructure Loss Making BSS Unit, Takes A Hit Of SEK 6 Bn

January 10, 2019 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

Ericsson today announced to take SEK 6.1 billion as one-time charges in Q4 to restructure its loss making BSS business. It also said that this business unit is not working out as the company expected. The Swedish telecom gear maker further said that its Revenue  Manager product has proven unsuccessfulRead More

Global Semiconductor Revenue Grows 13.4% In 2018

Global Semiconductor Revenue Grows 13.4% In 2018

January 7, 2019 at 5:36 pm 0 comments

Driven by growth in memory installations in various devices, the worldwide semiconductor revenue totalled $476.7 billion in 2018, a 13.4 per cent increase from 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner. Memory strengthened its position as the largest semiconductor category, accounting for 34.8 per cent of total semiconductor revenue, upRead More

Saankhya Labs Launches Chipsets For Converged Applications

Saankhya Labs Launches Chipsets For Converged Applications

December 28, 2018 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

Bangalore based semiconductor startup Saankhya Labs has launched India’s own chipset series that can be used for multiple applications including broadband, mobile devices and broadcast. The company says the chipset – Pruthvi-3 – needs only a software tweak to enable it to be used in various hardware products. The chipRead More

Amdocs’ Vindicia CashBox Integrates With Google Pay

Amdocs’ Vindicia CashBox Integrates With Google Pay

December 11, 2018 at 1:14 pm 0 comments

Amdocs’ subsidiary Vindicia that deals in business-to-consumer (B2C) subscription management solutions, has integrated its CashBox solution with Google Pay. Vindicia CashBox is a subscription billing platform designed to help merchants enhance their customer acquisition efforts, maximize customer retention and expand their business globally. By adding Google Pay to its existing range of mobile paymentRead More

GCX Partners PacketFabric To Offer 100G Connectivity From NeW York To London

GCX Partners PacketFabric To Offer 100G Connectivity From NeW York To London

November 1, 2018 at 8:41 am 0 comments

Global Cloud Xchange or GCX today announced that it has interconnected with PacketFabric to provide 100G trans-Atlantic service from New York to London, via the FA-1 North submarine cable system. This deal with GCX will enable PacketFabric—which offers scalable, real-time connectivity services between any two or more points on itsRead More

NTT Docomo Deploys Anritsu 5G NR RF Test System

NTT Docomo Deploys Anritsu 5G NR RF Test System

October 31, 2018 at 11:11 am 0 comments

Test and measurement firm Anritsu Corporation Tuesday said that Japanese telecom operator NTT Docomo has decided to adopt Anritsu’s 5G New Radio RF Conformance Test System ME7873NR platform as its first 5G NR RF test system. Anritsu has a long history of cooperation with NTT DOCOMO in device acceptance testing,Read More

High Density Fiber Structured Cabling : Boon To Telecom Industry

High Density Fiber Structured Cabling : Boon To Telecom Industry

October 31, 2018 at 9:38 am 0 comments

With the rising demand for higher bandwidth and faster connectivity, network designers now strongly believe that the fiber optic structured cabling will be the supporting backbone of telecom industry infrastructure Today’s technology driven world is changing the demands of every industry. With the evolution of smart devices, through which voiceRead More

Deadline For Mandatory Testing Of Telecom Equipment Deferred To April 2019

Deadline For Mandatory Testing Of Telecom Equipment Deferred To April 2019

September 28, 2018 at 6:48 am 0 comments

The Department of Telecom or DoT has extended the deadline for mandatory testing of some telecom equipment to April 2019 from the earlier date of October 2018. This will be applicable on all equipment that are imported to India or are sold in the country. “The following telecom equipment importedRead More

Subex Bags Contract From Turk Telekom

Subex Bags Contract From Turk Telekom

August 21, 2018 at 4:19 pm 0 comments

Leading OSS/BSS firm Subex has bagged a new contract from Türk Telekom of Turkey to deploy the latest version of its ROC Revenue Assurance solution. As part of this deal, Subex will be upgrading its existing Moneta deployments to ROC Revenue Assurance v6 and will cover the fixed-line, broadband andRead More

Spirent CyberFlood Adds Data Breach Emulation Testing Solution

Spirent CyberFlood Adds Data Breach Emulation Testing Solution

August 13, 2018 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Spirent has launched a new testing soltion using data breach emulation technology to provide holistic and hyper-realistic security testing of networks and devices for awareness of data breach and intruder activity. This new solution, CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment, is a component of Spirent’s CyberFlood product line, extending it into productionRead More