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Efforts To Make BSNL Robust, Financially Viable On : Govt

Efforts To Make BSNL Robust, Financially Viable On : Govt

February 17, 2019 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

The Government today said it understands the strength of BSNL and its strategic position in the country’s telecom dynamics and all efforts are being made to make the state-run a telco a robust and financially viable one. “Government recognizes the inherent strength and strategic position of BSNL in the TelecomRead More

Tech Mahindra’s Research Arm Makers Lab Partners With University Of Sydney

Tech Mahindra’s Research Arm Makers Lab Partners With University Of Sydney

February 15, 2019 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

The University of Sydney and Tech Mahindra’s research unit Makers Lab Friday announced a partnership to co-create solutions in next gen technologies to tackle issues set out by industry, community and government organizations. The University of Sydney, along with Tech Mahindra’s Makers Lab – a research & development hub forRead More

ACT Fibernet Takes A New Avatar, Changes Brand Logo

ACT Fibernet Takes A New Avatar, Changes Brand Logo

February 15, 2019 at 2:22 pm 0 comments

India’s largest fibre based internet service provider ACT Fibernet has taken up a new avatar. The company has launched its new brand identity with the unveiling of the logo and tagline ‘Feel the Advantage’. “The rebranding initiative is a strategic component of ACT Fibernet to becoming the most admired in-homeRead More

Moglix Appoints Sandeep Goel As Senior VP – Technology

Moglix Appoints Sandeep Goel As Senior VP – Technology

February 15, 2019 at 9:18 am 0 comments

Moglix, the Ratan Tata-backed B2B e-commence  firm, has appointed Sandeep Goel as the Senior Vice President – Technology. Being part of the senior leadership team, Sandeep will be responsible for bringing in a technology first thinking to the overall commerce business, with technology playing a critical role in Moglix’s journeyRead More

Airtel Opens Its 100th NextGen Experience Store In Kolkata

Airtel Opens Its 100th NextGen Experience Store In Kolkata

February 13, 2019 at 2:44 pm 0 comments

Airtel today said it has opened its 100th Next-Gen customer experience store in Kolkata. The stores aim to provide all sort of service and experience to its customer making them feel like a ‘friend’, a company statement said. This is the third such store in Kolkata. The operator plans toRead More

Nokia To Build Rakuten’s New Mobile Network In Japan

Nokia To Build Rakuten’s New Mobile Network In Japan

February 13, 2019 at 2:12 pm 0 comments

Nokia Wednesday said it is working with Japanese communication service provider Rakuten to build a new mobile network in Japan. Nokia will provide full turnkey services to plan, manage, deploy and integrate cloud RAN, AirGile cloud-native core network technology and several Nokia software functions. Nokia will provide turnkey deployment andRead More

Subex Bags 5-year ROC Revenue Assurance Deal From Umniah

Subex Bags 5-year ROC Revenue Assurance Deal From Umniah

February 13, 2019 at 1:06 pm 0 comments

February 12, 2019, BENGALURU, INDIA – Subex, a leading telecom analytics solution provider, has announced that it has closed a 5-year deal with Umniah to deploy ROC Revenue Assurance. Subex was selected based on the Hadoop capabilities of ROC Revenue Assurance and the ability of the solution to meet theRead More

Flextronics, Foxconn And Samsung Account For Half Of India’s Mobile Manufacturing

Flextronics, Foxconn And Samsung Account For Half Of India’s Mobile Manufacturing

February 13, 2019 at 11:43 am 0 comments

Though India has set up more than 150 mobile manufacturing units in the country in the last four years, three firms – Flextronics, Foxconn and Samsung – account for more than 50% of the country’s local production, a report says. The report prepared by CMR says Flextronics, Samsung and Rising StarsRead More

ITI Posts 124% Growth In Q3, Revenue Touches Rs 563 Cr

ITI Posts 124% Growth In Q3, Revenue Touches Rs 563 Cr

February 13, 2019 at 10:50 am 0 comments

State-run telecom gear making firm ITI has posted an impressive 124% growth its revenue for the third quarter ended 31 December 2018. In Q3, 2018, the company has posted revenues of Rs 563.23 crore as compared to Rs 251 crore a year ago, in Q3, 2017. On a quarterly basisRead More

Nokia WING Launches Vertical Centric IoT Solutions For Telcos

Nokia WING Launches Vertical Centric IoT Solutions For Telcos

February 12, 2019 at 2:01 pm 0 comments

Nokia today launched Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to help operators win new business in vertical IoT markets. In addition to enabling operators to achieve a fast time to market, the packages, built on Nokia WING platform, simplify the set-up and operations of enterprise IoT services. The applications include IoTRead More