Govt. May Launch Broadband Services Readiness Index For States

Broadband Services

The government is planning to launch broadband services readiness index of states based on parameters like infrastructure, approval processes and utilization of high speed Internet, a top telecom department official said. “According to a study by ICRIER (a research firm), $100 billion investment will have seven-fold multiplier effect on GDP. There is a need of a national mission to make…

Read More

Consumers’ Demand Are Growing But Little Improvement Seen In Broadband Connectivity

Broadband Connectivity

The world is on the cusp of the 4th industrial revolution, which encompasses cyber-physical systems, cutting-edge research in artificial intelligence and biotechnology, robotics, etc. It has the potential to cause massive disruption in our day-to-day lives and has the capability to empower individuals and communities, as it creates new opportunities for economic, social and personal development. India needs to capitalise…

Read More

India To Become A Global Iot Leader, Country Is Adopting IOT At A Significantly Rapid Pace

Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) may further take up years to proliferate in India and globally, however there are cases where it is being currently used by consumers and industries extensively. While IoT will touch all industries including energy, telecom, healthcare, retail, transportation, manufacturing among others, in India it will have several other use cases based on the country’s geography, demographics…

Read More

Content, The Key Revenue Generator For The Telecos 4G To Boost The Content Consumption

Content Consumption

For the next few months, mobile phone users in India can expect to be flooded with special deals on music, sports, regional video channels, religious programmes and games as operators try to figure out how best to make money out of content.  India’s top mobile phone companies have started taking baby steps towards what could be their next big revenue…

Read More

Netflix Partners with Hathway Broadband in India

Netflix

All existing and new Hathway broadband consumers, who subscribe to Netflix and pay through their Hathway bill for their Netflix subscription, will receive this box for free. American streaming service Netflix Inc. has partnered with cable broadband provider Hathway to provide consumers access to its content through the Hathway set-top box. The set-top box will come with a remote that…

Read More

Dream Of Digital India Is Boosted By Fiber Cable A New Chapter Of Communication To Be Opened Soon

optical fiber

Everywhere on this planet hair-thin optical fibers carry vast quantities of information from place to place. There are many desirable properties of optical fibers for carrying this information. They have enormous information-carrying capacity, are low cost, and possess immunity from the many disturbances that can afflict electrical wires and wireless communication links. The superiority of optical fibers for carrying information…

Read More