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India to enter the new 5G era

October 4, 2017
India to enter the new 5G era

The Indian government set up ‘a high-level forum’ comprising bureaucrats and telecom experts, to elevate the country into the 5G era in just three years, reported DNA. “We have created a high-level 5G forum that will work on the vision, mission and goals of 5G service in the country,” declared Manoj Sinha, the telecoms minister. […]

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Wireless LAN Market Sees Strongest Quarter in Four Years

October 4, 2017

According to a recently published report from Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, 2Q17 was the strongest quarter in four years for the Wireless LAN market, propelled by government initiatives, Cisco’s new product launch, and HPE Aruba sales promotion. “Many factors contributed to robust […]

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Apstra Announces First Vendor-Agnostic Intent-Based Networking Support

October 4, 2017
Apstra Announces First Vendor-Agnostic Intent-Based Networking Support

Apstra Inc. announced AOS 2.0 which brings together for the first time vendor-agnostic autonomous operations of an integrated underlay and overlay network infrastructure. This latest release includes automation of the entire lifecycle of VXLAN-based Layer 2 network services within and across racks. AOS 2.0 accelerates the process of migrating from legacy L2 data center infrastructures […]

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NetFoundry Launches MultiCloud AppWANs

October 3, 2017
NetFoundry Launches MultiCloud AppWANs

NetFoundry, a Tata Communications business incubated in Tata Communications’ ‘Shape the Future’ program, and the first provider of Application Specific Networking (ASN), announced today the availability of NetFoundry MultiCloud AppWANs on a trial basis. The NetFoundry platform enables enterprises to provision secure, high-performance networks over the internet and instantly connects applications across any set of […]

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Access Softek mobile banking platform integrates Ondot card control

October 3, 2017
Access Softek mobile banking platform integrates Ondot card control

Ondot Systems, the leading provider of mobile-based card services platforms, has integrated its solution with Access Softek to deliver a unified mobile banking and card control experience to financial institutions. Ondot’s and Access Softek’s mobile banking and card services platform provides users with a unified application that can control all card settings with just a […]

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India’s New Telecom Policy may ensure Internet for all

September 17, 2017
India’s New Telecom Policy may ensure Internet for all

The New Telecom Policy, expected by March 2018, will focus on providing affordable internet access to 1.3 billion Indians and facilitate domestic manufacturing to curb dependence on imports. Telecom minister Manoj Sinha told ET the call drop situation has improved and competition will ensure quality services at affordable rates. “Internet to all will be the […]

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India’s 660 million population unconnected

September 17, 2017
India’s 660 million population unconnected

India had 660 million unconnected population with merely 16.8% mobile broadband penetration in 2016 among the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) member countries, a new Broadband Commission finding revealed. The study pointed out that 49.5% or 660 million people in India were mobile unconnected by the ned of 2016, and indicated that only 1.4% Indians had […]

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India to Have 600 Million Broadband Connections by 2020

August 29, 2017
India to Have 600 Million Broadband Connections by 2020

Indian Communications Minister Manoj Sinha informed Parliament that the National Telecom Policy-2012 envisages 600 million broadband connections by the year 2020. He said that there were 422.19 million broadband subscribers and the Internet penetration (Internet subscriber per 100 populations) was 32.86 percent in the country as on March 31, 2017. The government has planned the […]

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India, China home to 39% of world’s young Internet population

August 29, 2017
India, China home to 39% of world’s young Internet population

India and China are home to 39 per cent of the 830 million youngsters worldwide who use the Internet, Times Now reported quoting a UN study. According to data released by International Telecommunication Union (ITU), of the 830 million young people online worldwide, 320 million or 39 per cent reside in China and India. The […]

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