Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio strikes a pact with BSNL for leasing its towers, a good move ?

Reliance Jio Infocomm has signed a pact with the Government owned BSNL allowing them to lease out 4000 mobile towers. BSNL will be charging flat Rs 38,000 per month for a Ground based Tower. The charges for the roof based tower will be Rs 24,900. Additionally it is also said that BSNL is ready to toss in some discounts if RJIL commits to leasing a bulk of 1500 towers. BSNL

Reliance Jio Will Have Largest OFC Network to Support Upcoming 4G/LTE Services

In an interesting update we have come know that Reliance Jio has completed a major amount of work on laying optic fiber across the country. Reliance Jio Infocom has quietly set up nearly 100,000 route kilometer (rkm) of OFC across the country. And Jio is using mostly cables of 288 fibers or 96 fibers in some places; compared to incumbents' rolled out cables with 12-24 fibers. That means Jio's OFC network will

Videocon Telecom, Reliance Jio ink deal for Tower-infra sharing

Videocon Telecom has inked a strategic tower infra sharing agreement with Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Ltd. Videocon Telecom which is also involved in building strategic sites for other leading telcos in its operating circles is steadily expanding its footprint across the potential belts including the rural areas & helping other telcos widen their reach. The deal with Reliance Jio is aimed at optimizing

CAG urges DOT to cancel Pan India 4G spectrum held by Reliance Jio

Comptroller & Auditor General of India in a draft report sent to the Department of Telecom for comments, said, "the DoT failed to recognise the tell-tale sign of rigging of the auction right from beginning of the auction" in which a small ISP, Infotel Broadband Services Pvt Ltd (IBSPL) emerged winner of pan-India broadband spectrum by paying 5,000 times of its net worth. RIL, which acquired IBSPL within hours of

Reliance Jio Bets on Cloud Computing: to Set up 14 Data Centers across the Country

Reliance Jio which is expecting a August 2014 wide level trials and any time in 2015 for commercial roll out is on its way create several data centers across the country. As per the media reports Jio will have 14 data centers in the country. All of them will few of the largest data centers in the world with space of 50,000 - 7,00,000 sq ft. Expected list of Jio's

Reliance Jio to launch 4G broadband services from 2015

For the first time Mukesh Ambani has made an official statement regarding the date of launch of 4G broadband services by Reliance Jio on a Pan India scale. While addressing the shareholders in the 40th annual general meeting (AGM) of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani declared that Jio will roll out its services in 2015 in a phased manner. RIL promoted Jio holds pan-India broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum that can