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IBM Gets 9100 Patents In 2018, India Unit Contributes 800

IBM Gets 9100 Patents In 2018, India Unit Contributes 800

January 8, 2019 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

With over 800 patents from its India unit, IBM has received a total of 9,100 patents in 2018 marking the company’s 26th consecutive year of U.S. patent leadership. IBM also led the industry in the number of AI, cloud computing, security and quantum computing-related patent grants, with more than 4,000Read More

Axiscades Joins Hands With Altizon To Build IIoT Solutions

Axiscades Joins Hands With Altizon To Build IIoT Solutions

January 2, 2019 at 2:55 pm 0 comments

Product engineering and high-tech firm Axiscades,  has joined hands with Altizon, a global industrial IoT (IIoT) platform company, to help customers build the ‘Factory of the Future’ through their combined smart manufacturing and digital transformation offerings. Axiscades will be working directly with Altizon’s platform and products R&D group to designRead More

A Billion Users But India Still Has 43000 Villages Without Mobile Connectivity

A Billion Users But India Still Has 43000 Villages Without Mobile Connectivity

January 2, 2019 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

Out of total 5,97,618 villages, the number of villages without mobile connectivity in India is 43,088 India is world’s fastest growing smartphone market and the second largest after China. The country is also boasting of having close to 1200 million telephone subscribers with mobile subscribers accounting to almost 1170 million.Read More

GST Effect : Xiaomi Slashes MI TV Rates In India

GST Effect : Xiaomi Slashes MI TV Rates In India

January 2, 2019 at 10:52 am 0 comments

Attributing to recent GST modification by the government, Xiaomi India has offered its revised rates for its MI TVs. TVs up to 32 inch in size now attract GST of 18% instead of earlier 28%. This has led to the price drop of TVs across brands. “Happy new year! RingingRead More

Out Of 20 Circles BSNL Is Profitable In Just Two – Andaman, Kerala!

Out Of 20 Circles BSNL Is Profitable In Just Two – Andaman, Kerala!

December 28, 2018 at 1:22 pm 0 comments

Do you think your very own and much loved telecom operator BSNL is making only losses all this while? No, you are quite wrong. BSNL makes profit too! Out of the all 20 circles it operates, the state-run telecom operator is profitable in just two – Andaman and Nicobar IslandsRead More

India Networking Market Grows 67% In Q3 2018, Cisco Tops Chart

India Networking Market Grows 67% In Q3 2018, Cisco Tops Chart

December 27, 2018 at 11:11 am 0 comments

Increased investments across enterprises and communication service providers drove India’s communications networking market in Q3, 2018 to grow at 67.1%, says a recent report by IDC India. The communications network market include Ethernet Switch, Routers and WLAN product and solutions. Below is a segment wise analysis of the networking marketRead More

Hughes Bags Rs 100 Cr Deal To Provide Satellite Broadband To Indian Navy

Hughes Bags Rs 100 Cr Deal To Provide Satellite Broadband To Indian Navy

December 20, 2018 at 11:50 am 0 comments

VSAT services provider Hughes Communications Thursday said it has bagged a contract worth Rs 100 crore to provide satellite based broadband connectivity to the Indian Navy. Under the year-long contract, Hughes will supply the solution to power broadband satellite services across the Navy’s mainland and island sites. “We are proud toRead More

Illegal Routing Of International Calls Cost Govt Rs 2000 Cr In Last 2 Years

Illegal Routing Of International Calls Cost Govt Rs 2000 Cr In Last 2 Years

December 19, 2018 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

India has incurred a revenue loss of Rs 2000 crore or even more because of illegal routing of international calls in the last two years, a government of India data revealed. In financial year 2016-17 the country lost Rs 750.13 crore and in FY 17-18, it lost Rs 788.92 croreRead More

Airtel DTH Partners Q India, To Offer Web-series Like ‘What The Folks’

Airtel DTH Partners Q India, To Offer Web-series Like ‘What The Folks’

December 19, 2018 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel, has partnered with Toronto based media firm QYOU Media or Q Media, to offer youth oriented digital content to its customers. The Q Media’s Indian arm Q India produces popular web series like ‘What The Folks’, “Official Chuckyagiri’ etc. This webRead More

Jio Invests Rs 32575 Cr In Telecom Infrastructure, Airtel Rs 12,812 Cr In FY2018-19

Jio Invests Rs 32575 Cr In Telecom Infrastructure, Airtel Rs 12,812 Cr In FY2018-19

December 18, 2018 at 8:35 am 0 comments

As competition in the Indian telecom space became fiercer and margins dwindled proportionately, operators pumped in significant amount of money in upgrading their telecom infrastructure in the last couple of years to have an edge over their rivals. In the current fiscal year, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio alone has investedRead More