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5 Reasons Why The RJio Threat Is Overstated

06/30/2014 - A mega-scale launch alone...

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Indian Telcos Roll Out FIFA World Cup Offerings

06/20/2014 - Keeping up with the football...

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Sudhir Prasad: COO, Viom Networks

05/28/2014 - Prasad talks at length...

How Real Is The Converged LTE Promise For India?

06/02/2014 - One big concern raised...

News & Analysis

Micromax inks partnership with BSNL to drive data growth in India

09/17/2014 - Micromax and BSNL will extend unique reverse bundling handset offers of free data usage of up to 2GB per quarter to the Indian consumers

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Google unveils low-cost Android One phones in India from Rs 6,399

09/16/2014 - Android One launches in India smartphones from Micromax, Spice and Karbonn; accompanying Airtel data plan offers free system updates and six months of app downloads

BlackBerry acquires UK-based Movirtu to boost BYOD and COPE adoption

09/15/2014 - The acquisition is aimed at improving device management in BYOD and COPE environments as with Movirtu’s Virtual SIM platform, both a business number and a personal number can be used on a single mobile device

Cabinet gives nod to Rs 5336 crore-telecom project for North-East India

09/12/2014 - The project will ensure reliability of and redundancy in the transmission network at state capitals and district headquarters of the region

India is the fourth largest smartphone market globally: GSMA

09/12/2014 - Smartphone connections to reach six billion by 2020, fuelled by growth in the developing world and supported by mobile broadband rollout

Huawei marks 1 million data cards sales in India in 2013-14

09/11/2014 - Huawei claims it has sold 1 million data cards in the Open Market in India during the 2013-2014 period

Mobile networks get access to higher NFV migrations with Ixia

09/10/2014 - Ixia claims that its upgraded IxLoad test solution now runs as a virtualized system to help mobile operators maximize the success of NFV deployments

Ericsson’s indoor picocell to deliver 300 Mbps LTE speeds with carrier aggregation

09/10/2014 - RBS 6402 addresses the performance requirements and economic imperatives of smaller sites on a future-proof platform with a compact, tablet-sized footprint

Tata Docomo unveils mobile handset protection service ‘SimplySwap’ in Hyderabad

09/09/2014 - An industry first movement, SimplySwap enables Tata Docomo’s postpaid subscribers to swap their handset with a ‘like for like’ mobile handset by paying a nominal fee

iBall partners with Intel and Microsoft to launch Slide Tablet at Rs 16999

09/08/2014 - iBall’s has rolled out first budget 3G Business tablet in India to cater those looking to manage their work, on-the-go

Microsoft launches Nokia X2 at Rs 8699

09/08/2014 - The Nokia X2 dual-SIM device has hit the shelves of India’s smartphone market with the price of Rs 8699

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Uninor announces ‘Project Sampark’ to bridge mobile gender gap

09/08/2014 - The total investment over the seven-month duration of the project is estimated at USD 183,654. Uninor will be contributing USD 113,654 while GSMA will be granting USD 70,000 to support the project

GoI approves NTT Comms proposal to raise stake in Netmagic Solutions

09/05/2014 - FIPB has approved the proposal of Japan's NTT Communications to increase its stake from 74% to 81.63% for Rs 575 crore in Netmagic Solutions

Telenor gets a green signal from GoI to acquire Uninor

09/04/2014 - FIPB has given a green signal to the Telenor’s proposal for investment of Rs 78.08 crore to raise ownership in Uninor to 100%

TRAI releases pre-consultation paper on virtual network operators

09/04/2014 - TRAI seeks for the suggestions/comments by stakeholders by September 17, 2014

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Tata sky Ultra HD TV Set Box: Its a great news to hear tatasky will lunched 4k set top box in india. I think tatasky and Videocon d2h is the top satellite tv service providers which is working on it. I love tatasky karaoke serives on tata sky HD+. I bought tatasky new hd connection from letscompare.in and enjoying its services.

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Broadcom Codecs To Power Tata Sky’s Ultra HD STBs
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ECI Has Great Potential : ECI has great potential in capitalizing the opportunities with its state of Art and innovative technology. I believe they can definitely grow over the time and be the market leader in this territory

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ECI Preps For Mobile Data-Led Opportunities
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WHAT ABOUT TECHNICIANS IN CABLE TV LCO: WHAT ABOUT TECHNICIANS IS WORKING IN LOCAL CABLE OPERATORS LINE? WHERE WE GO? WE R WORKING IN CABLE TV SINCE 20YEARS ABOVE ..... WILL GOVT WILL SOLVED OUR PROBLEMS? OPERATORS WAS TELLING ,,,,, WE CANT DO ANY THING FOR TECHNICIANS FUTURE . ... SO PLEASE DO FOR TECHNICIANS FUTURE WE ALSO HAVE A RIGHTS TO TALK WITH HIGH AUTHORITIES

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Govt Says Cable TV Digitization Schedules On Track
The Comms Tech

WHAT ABOUT TECHNICIANS IN CABLE TV LCO: WHAT ABOUT TECHNICIANS IS WORKING IN LOCAL CABLE OPERATORS LINE? WHERE WE GO? WE R WORKING IN CABLE TV SINCE 20YEARS ABOVE ..... WILL GOVT WILL SOLVED OUR PROBLEMS? OPERATORS WAS TELLING ,,,,, WE CANT DO ANY THING FOR TECHNICIANS FUTURE . ... SO PLEASE DO FOR TECHNICIANS FUTURE WE ALSO HAVE A RIGHTS TO TALK WITH HIGH AUTHORITIES

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Govt Says Cable TV Digitization Schedules On Track
The Comms Tech

Re: I think they have been focusing on the global market for some years now mainly because of profit margins

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Rebounding Tejas Gets A Malaysian Lever
The Comms Tech

wrong flavours: Tejas seem to have a tendency to catch the wrong waves of the industry, so far... First PBB/PBT, followed by mpls-tp now ? If the company had focussed on a ip/mpls, they would have got a bigger Indian pie by now?

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Rebounding Tejas Gets A Malaysian Lever
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Congrates TATA COMM: Congrates TATA COMM for this continuous achievement and progress made. Hope to continue this trend in future also.

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Tata Comm Bags 4 Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards
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too many cooks??: one head might be better than 3--too many cooks spoil the broth??

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Malkani Gets Sales Cherry But Not Full Cisco India Cake
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Alternatively ...: ... they could be trying to fill that leadership position ? 1 head is better than 3 heads anyways ...

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Malkani Gets Sales Cherry But Not Full Cisco India Cake
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grow up !!: This is not a forum for karmic gyaan ... what Reliance Jio is going do will be a betterment and enablement of the consumers to take them to the next digital way of living which none of the legacy and other telcos have failed miserably ..... Indian consumers are still struggling with the broadband speeds I would say !! Just that RJIL needs the right spectrum of 700 MHz and the right fiber reach for FTTH to realize that ....

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Why RJio Wants A Clean 800 MHz?

People Watching

RCom Mulls To Cut Workforce Flab

07/07/2014 - Reliance Communications would be signing deals to outsource its BPO and shared service operations and employees could move on to those third-party vendors

Fortinet Director Joins Tata Communications
Jatinder Singh

01/29/2014 - Vishak Raman the erstwhile director of Fortinet has joined Tata Communications as Assistant Vice President, Data Centre Security

Special Features

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5 Reasons Why The RJio Threat Is Overstated

06/30/2014 - A mega-scale launch alone is no threat to incumbents like Airtel and Vodafone who have matching or even bigger footprints

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Indian Telcos Roll Out FIFA World Cup Offerings

06/20/2014 - Keeping up with the football fever, many service providers have plunged into the game by offering special services for football fans

Columns / Opinion

How analytics can solve telecom network congestion issues
Srinivas Bhogle and Amit Goenka

09/16/2014 - A look at key reasons that are causing the problem of traffic congestion in telecommunication networks and how to address these issues

Is social networking changing the face of the telecom sector?

09/03/2014 - Traditional telcos who have been leaders in the sector face a challenging situation from social networking websites

Interviews

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'Metro-based 100G deployment to boom over the next few years’: Robert Shore, Coriant

09/17/2014 - Robert Shore, Director of Product Marketing & Sales of Coriant, discusses about challenges, solutions, prospects and opportunities for an India operator

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Sudhir Prasad: COO, Viom Networks
Gagandeep Sodhi

05/28/2014 - Prasad talks at length about the company's movement from cost optimization to growth. He also throws light on how Viom is charting its path from being a pure-play tower company to becoming a solutions provider

Analyst View

Academia Wants Funds Unlocked To Push Indigenous Gears

05/15/2014 - Faculties of premier institutes like IIT, IIM and IISC have appealed to DoT to operationalize Telecom Research and Development Fund and Telecom Entrepreneurship Fund

BlackBerry’s New Double Road!

09/30/2013 - Transformation,at the beleaguered yet iconic maker of smartphones,is a strategic need while unlocking the value of its assets is a tactical one

BharatBlog

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How CDMA Is An Ace Up RCom’s Sleeve
Gagandeep Sodhi

20 May 2014 - By strengthening and boosting the CDMA, RCom gets to raise the valuation while also safeguarding its 800 MHz spectrum

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India’s Telecom More Grounded As It Rises Again
Jatinder Singh

13 May 2014 - Telcos have well realized the fact that in a data-centric era telecom can no longer be a game of subscriber acquisition

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