Cisco and Google plan to roll out free Wi-Fi zones across India

Cisco and Google announced plans to roll out free Wi-Fi zones across India with Google’s gStation. The service is already live in 25 locations in...
Airtel Business CEO Ajay Chitkara

Airtel powers e-governance initiative in Uttar Pradesh with SWAN

Bharti Airtel has implemented a State Wide Area Network (SWAN) for the Uttar Pradesh Government as part of India’s e-governance initiative. Uttar Pradesh deputy chief...
Comcast revenue Q2 2019

Comcast revenue grows 23.6% driven by internet business

Comcast reported 23.6 percent increase in its revenue to $26.9 billion in the second quarter of 2019. Capital expenditures of Comcast rose 0.6 percent to $2.3 billion. Cable...
LTE subscribers with Internet

Canada invests $64.70 mn in Telesat to enhance internet access

The Canadian government said it is investing C$85 million or $64.70 million in Telesat, an Ottawa-based satellite company, as part of an effort to...
Dish Network CTO Kannan Alagappan

Dish Network names Kannan Alagappan as chief technology officer

Dish Network announced the appointment of Kannan Alagappan as chief technology officer (CTO). Kannan Alagappan will be reporting to Dish Network CEO Erik Carlson. Dish Network in 2018...

India fell 3 ranks in mobile and fixed broadband speed: Ookla

India fell 3 ranks both in mobile and fixed broadband speed performance in the month of June. The country ranks 74th in fixed broadband speeds...
Vodafone mobile Internet rate

Vodafone wins EU approval for $22 bn deal to buy Liberty assets

Vodafone has secured conditional approval  from the European Union for its $22 billion bid to buy Liberty Global’s cable networks in Germany and central...
OIL CEO Yugal Sharma

OIL expands FTTH business with strong customer and technology focus

ONEOTT iNTERTAINMENT Limited (OIL) is building a future ready Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) network to deliver speeds of up-to 1 Gbps in Indian homes. India consumes the...
CityFiber broadband investment UK

FCC authorizes $524 million in funding to expand broadband

The FCC has authorized over $524 million in funding over the next decade to expand broadband to 205,520 unserved rural homes and businesses in...
Globe Telecom rewards program 2019

Globe Telecom achieves 84.4% share in fixed wireless broadband

Globe Telecom said its fixed wireless broadband market share reached 84.4 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 76.9 percent in the same...
Optical fiber investment

ACT Fibernet upgrades internet broadband plans in Chennai

ACT Fibernet (Atria Convergence Technologies) has upgraded its internet broadband plans in Chennai. The company has upgraded the ACT Blast Promo from 100 Mbps to...

Deployment guidelines for Wi-Fi 6 technology from WBA

The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has released a white paper that provides guidelines for the deployment of Wi-Fi 6 technology. Operators, enterprises and cities will...

Dish may buy wireless assets of T-Mobile and Sprint for $6 bn

Satellite TV provider Dish Network is in advanced talks to buy the wireless assets of T-Mobile US and Sprint for at least $6 billion,...
Vodafone Liberty Global deal details

Liberty Global CEO Eric Tveter resigned ahead of Vodafone deal

Liberty Global announced the resignation of Eric Tveter in line with the sale of major cable business to Vodafone. Eric Tveter has held senior leadership...
Tata Tele Business Services ILL

Role of data connectivity solutions in SMB growth

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) comprise over 90 percent of the total entities doing businesses in India, and it is accounted that MSMEs...
Bali beach

Mobile broadband in Indonesia to grow stronger in five years

Mobile broadband penetration in Indonesia has risen over the past five years. However, the market is still at a relatively early stage of development. According...



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