Post Tagged with: "BharatNet"

‘BSNL Is Dying Because of NOFN’ – Association Writes to Secretary, Minister

‘BSNL Is Dying Because of NOFN’ – Association Writes to Secretary, Minister

January 2, 2018 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

SNEA, an association of executives of BSNL, has written a letter to the telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan saying the state run operator is dying because of excessive work allotted to it from BBNL – the organisation responsible for rolling out BharatNet or the erstwhile NOFN. The letter, also marked toRead More

BSNL To Provide BharatNet Broadband To Rural Post Offices

BSNL To Provide BharatNet Broadband To Rural Post Offices

April 28, 2017 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

State run telecom operator BSNL will offer high speed broadband services to post offices in rural areas using BharatNet, telecom minister Manoj Sinha said today. All three parties – BSNL, Department of Posts and BBNL – have signed a tripartite agreement to make this happen. The MoU signed under theRead More

TRAI Urges Govt. To Implement BharatNet In PPP Mode

TRAI Urges Govt. To Implement BharatNet In PPP Mode

April 6, 2017 at 6:35 pm 0 comments

Sector regulator TRAI today said it has recommended to the Government of India to implement BharatNet in the PPP mode to connect 250000 gram panchayats across the country. It has also been suggested that the digitized TV framework which has come up in the country in a big way shouldRead More

Dr Anand Agarwal, CEO, Sterlite Technologies

Sterlite Technologies’ Implements New Organisation Structure

April 15, 2016 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

Sterlite Technologies today has implemented new organisation design for its telecom products and solutions business. This business will remain listed post the demerger of the power business. The new organisation design aims to sharpen the company’s focus on market opportunities by keeping customer at the core of all its operations.Read More

Budget 2016: Industry Reactions

Budget 2016: Industry Reactions

February 29, 2016 at 4:51 pm 0 comments

The union finance minister Arun Jaitley presented Budget 2016 to the parliament with prime focus on Rural First strategy. TeleAnalysis compiles Budget 2016 reactions from ICT industry. “Enhanced investment in the budget for infrastructure, agriculture, rural and social sectors would support India’s continued journey of inclusive and sustainable growth. ProtectedRead More

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi at the launching ceremony of Digital India Week, in New Delhi on July 01, 2015

Digital India Will Require 1,100 ITS Officers

January 29, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

The government of India flagship program Digital India will require around 1,100 ITS (Indian Telecom Service) officers says ITS Association. A delegation of ITS Association led by general secretary R Saji Kumar met union minister of state (independent charge) for development of north eastern region (DoNER), MoS PMO, personnel, publicRead More

Reliance Jio To Replicate Punjab Broadband Model To West Bengal

Reliance Jio To Replicate Punjab Broadband Model To West Bengal

January 11, 2016 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Reliance Jio is replicating Punjab Rural Broadband Model to West Bengal whereby it will provide broadband connectivity to all 40,000 villages by end-2017. Mukesh Ambani, CMD, Reliance Jio has already said that Punjab will be the first state in the country where Reliance Jio will provide broadband connectivity to coverRead More

Why Is Google Planning To Partner Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel Or BSNL For Project Loon?

Why Is Google Planning To Partner Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel Or BSNL For Project Loon?

December 18, 2015 at 3:55 pm 0 comments

According to DoT, there are 6,000 gram panchayats which are remote in nature and government can provide broadband connectivity either through Google’s Project Loon, IPStar or GSAT-11 satellite. Project Loon can also be deployed for rural and remote villages as BharatNet only covers 250,000 villages but India has 638,596 villagesRead More

Will Reliance Jio Replicate Punjab Broadband Model In Other States?

Will Reliance Jio Replicate Punjab Broadband Model In Other States?

October 29, 2015 at 10:51 am 1 comment

Punjab will be the first state in the country where Reliance Jio will provide broadband connectivity to cover 100 percent of the population (both rural and urban). The company has already invested Rs 3,900 crores till date for providing broadband connectivity to Punjab and Jio is planning to commit additionalRead More

Mehmet Kaplan, Sweden’s minister for housing, urban development and IT; Paolo Colella, head, Ericsson India; Harald Sandberg, ambassador, Sweden to India at Ericsson Forum, Gurgaon

Why Is India Important For Ericsson?

October 23, 2015 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

Ericsson India used to contribute 3-4 percent of total Ericsson’s sales in 2013 and 2014 but India’s revenue has almost doubled in 2015. India now contributes almost 6 percent of total Ericsson’s sales if we take revenue numbers of three quarters. India has jumped one position and is now numberRead More