Airtel and Ciena to Build One of the World’s Largest Photonic Control Plane Networks for delivering Ultra-fast Data over 4G, 5G and FTTH.

Net Neutrality

Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications services provider, is deploying Ciena’s coherent optical and intelligent software platforms to build one of the World’s Largest Photonic Control Plane networks in India. Airtel’s new backbone network will serve the exploding demand for high speed data services. It will also enable super-fast broadband experiences […]

M for Mid-Range: Samsung launches affordable M series smartphones in India.

Samsung Galaxy M10

Samsung India has launched Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M10 smartphones that have been designed ground up in the country for young millennials. Galaxy M series smartphones come with best-in-class infinity-V display and powerful features such as dual camera with ultra-wide lens, long-lasting battery, high performance processors and a new Samsung […]

Airtel becomes first telecom operator to launch 4G services in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications services provider has announced the launch of its 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Airtel is the first mobile operator to launch high speed data services on the archipelago, which is now connected to the digital superhighway. The 4G rollout is part of Project […]

IBM and IIT Delhi collaborate to advance AI research in India.

Artificial Intelligence

Global IT firm IBM and IIT Delhi today announced that the university will join the AI Horizons Network as part of a multi-year research collaboration on artificial intelligence (AI). The aim is to discover novel AI techniques which can help organizations take informed decisions by being able to logically reason […]

TCS partners with ENGIE Laborelec to protect critical tech infrastructure against cyber attacks.

Safety

Indian tech MNC Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has partnered with Belgium’s ENGIE Laborelec to protect next-gen critical tech infrastructure from cyber attacks. ENGIE Laborelec has a unique methodology in industrial control systems cyber security which is based on more than 10 years of hands-on experience, international networking, co-operation and compliance with […]

Reliance Jio disrupts Broadband segment with acquisition of Hathway and Den Networks.

Net Neutrality

After disrupting the mobile internet segment, India’s largest internet service provider Reliance Jio is set to enter broadband internet business. The Jio GigaFiber has announced that they may offer internet speeds of up to 1 GBPS in 1100 cities at reasonable prices. In its welcome offer, Jio Gigafiber offers 100 MBPS […]

Tech Mahindra ties with Israel Aerospace Industries to provide Cyber Security solutions to Governments and Enterprises.

Safety

Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions and ELTA Systems Ltd., a group and subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), globally recognized as a leader in developing military and commercial aerospace technology and one of Israel’s leading cyber security companies, have partnered […]

Tez is now Pay. Google’s UPI based payment app offers instant bank loan.

When PM Modi launched BHIM app which offers seamless fund transfers through UPI, global IT giants like Whatsapp and Google were quick to join the payment scenario. Google’s Tez became the most used UPI app beating BHIM. And this miracle happened as Google was paying Rs 51 for every first […]

Low cost Indian carrier SpiceJet launches in-flight entertainment system.

SpiceJet, India’s low cost carrier has launched an in-flight entertainment system for its flyers. ‘SpicEngage’ will be a complimentary in-flight entertainment system, in a bid to offer flyers seamless access to a fascinating range of entertainment content at no extra charge. SpiceJet is the first and only Indian low cost airline to […]

Beijing takes a step towards launch of 5G internet.

China Mobile China Unicom 5G

Chinese telecom giant – China Unicom became the first player to introduce high-speed 5G internet to the capital city. China Unicom’s Beijing subsidiary launched a “5G Next” plan today, to embrace faster next-generation wireless networks. The subsidiary will build 300 5G base stations this year in Beijing, one of the 16 […]