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The draft of National Telecom Policy (NTP) 2018 aka National Digital Communications Policy 2018 has been uploaded for public consultations on the Department of Telecom’s (DoT) The draft said the Policy aims to accomplish some of the strategic objectives by 2022 including — Provisioning of Broadband for all, creating four million additional jobs in the ..
The Andhra Pradesh government has signed an agreement with Alphabet InC.’s X to bring the Free Space Optical Communication (FSOC) technology in the state. The purpose of the FSOC is to provide internet through the government Fiber grid project. By using FSOC technology, the state will be able to use better bandwidth data to every ..
Topics: Alphabet Inc. • Andhra Pradesh • Broadband • California • Financial Stability Oversight Council • Free-space optical communication • Internet access • San Francisco Bay Area • Systemic risk • Telecommunications • Wireless • X
India has been ranked the 40th out of 137 countries at the 2017 Global Competitiveness Index (GCI), which is compiled by the World Economic Forum (WEF). According to the Global Competitiveness Report (GCR) 2017-2018, India’s performance improved in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) indicators, particularly Internet bandwidth per user, mobile phone and broadband subscriptions, and ..
Topics: Broadband • Competitiveness Index • GCI • Global Competitiveness Report • Global Connectivity Index • Information and communications technology • Information Technology • Internet access • Technology
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) had released a consultation paper on “Proliferation of Broadband through Public Wi-Fi Networks” on 13th July 2016. The plan is to provide broadband access to the underserved across the country by making public Wi-Fi hotspots commonly available. The proposal will help to provide Wi-Fi access at the grassroots ..
Topics: Broadband • Computer networking • Express Wi-Fi • Hotspot • Internet access • Municipal wireless network • Telecom Regulatory Authority of India • Telecommunications • Wi-Fi • Wi-Fi Alliance • Wireless • Wireless networking
Government of India in pursuit of its efforts for making India digitally accessible to all its citizens, has launched a new .bharat domain name in Devanagri script. This will enable the companies willing to launch websites with hindi domain names to book one with an extension of .bharat instead of the common .com, .co or ..