India’s mobile user base nears 970 mln

India’s mobile user base nears 970 mln

India’s mobile phone customer base rose 0.97 percent, or a net 9.31 million, in March to touch 969.89 million, data released by the sector...

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Mobile phone market set to cross 300 m devices

Mobile phone market set to cross 300 m devices

Mobile handsets market in India is expected to cross 300 million devices this year while only 46 million are likely to be built locally,...

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India’s Surging Phone Stocks Show $18 Billion Was Well Spent

India’s Surging Phone Stocks Show $18 Billion Was Well Spent

India’s mobile-phone companies are paying a record 1.1 trillion rupees ($18 billion) to keep their networks running. It’s money well spent, if the stock...

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Indian Mobile Phone Sales Drop For First Time In 20 Years

Indian Mobile Phone Sales Drop For First Time In 20 Years

Indian mobile-phone sales have dropped for the first time in 20 years, raising the question: Is a slowdown at hand for the world’s fastest-growing...

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India’s devices market to reach 341 million by 2017: Gartner

India’s devices market to reach 341 million by 2017: Gartner

India’s computing devices market is expected to grow to over 341 million a year with mobile phones accounting for 95 per cent of the...

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4G is going to do what voice did to the Indian telecom industry

4G is going to do what voice did to the Indian telecom industry

Aircel, the fifth largest telecom operator in India, said that 4G will be the major trigger for innovation in India. In an interaction with...

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​India’s tablet market plunges 13.9% in Jan-March: CMR

​India’s tablet market plunges 13.9% in Jan-March: CMR

Tablshipments in the Indian market shrunk a sharp 13.9% sequentially, even as Korean smartphone major Samsung improved its lead in this segment where 60%...

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Indian telecom operators see growth in data traffic

Indian telecom operators see growth in data traffic

Two of India’s top three mobile telecoms network operators reported a rise in quarterly profits on Tuesday, helped by strong subscriber growth for mobile...

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Six Percent of Indian Mobile Subscribers Over 50 Years of Age

Six Percent of Indian Mobile Subscribers Over 50 Years of Age

Even though India has over 96 crore mobile subscribers, only 6 percent of them are over 50 years of age, indicating that senior citizens...

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Idea eyes $1.2bn deal to sell towers

Idea eyes $1.2bn deal to sell towers

Idea Cellular, part of the Aditya Birla Group, is working on a Rs 7,580-crore ($1.2 billion) deal to sell its independent towers, drawing the...

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Only new mobile towers can reduce call drops: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Only new mobile towers can reduce call drops: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Call drops will continue to happen unless new mobile towers are allowed to come up, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said....

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The Next Horizon for Cloud Networking and Security. By Guido Appenzeller

Guido Appenzeller, Chief Technology Strategy Officer for Networking & Security, VMware

A long time ago the way we purchased software compute was the same as the way we purchased networking. So about 15 years ago...

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