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.


Lack Of A Comprehensive Tower Policy To Cost Karnataka : TAIPA

Lack Of A Comprehensive Tower Policy To Cost Karnataka : TAIPA

July 12, 2018 at 1:40 pm 0 comments

The state of Karnataka is staring at missing the digital bus the whole country is riding on in the absence of a comprehensive telecom tower policy. In a such a scenario the state might fail to offer its citizens, including the industry, the benefits of new technologies such as 5G,Read More

Spirent And ETS-Lindgren Team Up For 5G R&D

Spirent And ETS-Lindgren Team Up For 5G R&D

July 5, 2018 at 8:41 am 0 comments

ETS-Lindgren, a provider of radiated test solutions and Spirent Communications, a leading provider of 5G channel emulation and communications test solutions, announced a new partnership to pursue joint research and development (R&D) on a complete radiated test system to evaluate the over-the-air (OTA) performance of 5G devices. The test systemRead More

Huawei AI Fabric Ethernet Solution Passes EANTC Data Center Test

Huawei AI Fabric Ethernet Solution Passes EANTC Data Center Test

July 2, 2018 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

Huawei has announced that its AI Fabric Ethernet solution has successfully passed EANTC’s rigorous high-performance data center test. EANTC or the European Advanced Networking Test Center (EANTC), is an internationally recognized independent test center, and the announcement was made at CEBIT 2018. Huawei AI Fabric Ultra-High-Speed Ethernet, a sub-solution of Huawei CloudFabricRead More

Amdocs Helps Vodafone India Automate Its Billing Processes

Amdocs Helps Vodafone India Automate Its Billing Processes

June 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

Digitization and customer experience solutions firm Amdocs said it has successfully helped Vodafone India to automate its billing operations. The company implemented its Service Monetization suite, a part of its Intelligent Operations portfolio, at Vodafone India under a multi-year services contract to manage and automate operations. Besides billing, the solutionRead More

VIAVI Launches New Cellular IoT Testing Capabilities

VIAVI Launches New Cellular IoT Testing Capabilities

June 20, 2018 at 5:04 pm 0 comments

Testing and measurement major VIAVI Solutions today announced the addition of cellular IoT testing capabilities to its TeraVM solution. It will enable operators, vendors and service providers to test and future-proof their networks for the development and commercialization of the Internet of Things (IoT). The new TeraVM virtual Radio AccessRead More

UNISOC Launches Chipsets That Could Bring Down Octacore Processor Based Smartphones Price To $100

UNISOC Launches Chipsets That Could Bring Down Octacore Processor Based Smartphones Price To $100

June 20, 2018 at 4:04 pm 0 comments

Wait till August, and you could see smartphones based on octa core processors to cost as low as $100 or around Rs 6,600. Mobile chipset maker UNISOC Wednesday announced two new chipsets in the Indian market that aim at offering smartphones with premium features yet at affordable prices. At presentRead More

Govt Okays Plan To Set Up 4072 Towers In LWE Areas, Grants Rs 7330 Cr

Govt Okays Plan To Set Up 4072 Towers In LWE Areas, Grants Rs 7330 Cr

May 24, 2018 at 8:55 am 0 comments

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the DoT’s plan to set up over 4000 towers in Left Wing Extremism (LWE) areas to bring them to mainstream mobile connectivity services. The government has also sanctioned Rs 7330 crore for this project. The government has identified 96Read More

Spirent Offers Connected Vehicle Testing Solution To Cohda Wireless

Spirent Offers Connected Vehicle Testing Solution To Cohda Wireless

May 10, 2018 at 8:51 am 0 comments

Spirent Communications Thursday announced it has partnered with Cohda Wireless, a connected vehicle platform provider, to offer its connected vehicle testing solution. The solution will be used on the testing of WAVE-DSRC vehicle-to-everything (V2X) devices. Spirent and Cohda Wireless will be participating in the OmniAir Motor City Plugfest where SpirentRead More

Airtel To Add 6000 New Sites, 2000 KM OFC In Gujarat

Airtel To Add 6000 New Sites, 2000 KM OFC In Gujarat

April 23, 2018 at 7:22 pm 0 comments

Bharti Airtel is doing whatever it could do to stay competitive. Post Jio’s entry to business, the firm has taken up many a crucial initiatives including upgrading its network to offer its customers best quality of service. In one of such network expansion plans, the firm is adding 6000 newRead More

MCD Seals Over 500 Towers, Call Drops In Delhi May Rise

MCD Seals Over 500 Towers, Call Drops In Delhi May Rise

April 18, 2018 at 9:55 am 0 comments

Mobile phone users in Delhi may face more call drops as the municipaility corporations have shut down over 500 towers in the capital city, says TAIPA or tower and infrastructure providers association. Not only that, permission to set up more than 1000 towers is pending at various agencies in DelhiRead More