September 18th, 2021 1:02 PM 1 COMMENTS

IoT Will Spur Diversification In Indian Telecom

By - Angira Agrawal, COO, Skylo The Internet of Things, or IoT, refers to the billions of physical devices around the world that are connected to the Internet - collecting and sharing data. It is estimated that this creates one billion GB of data every day. Globally, 42 billion IoT-connected devices are expected by 2025. The Internet of Things (IoT) is projected to reach approximately $1463 billion USD by 2027,... Read More

August 3rd, 2021 1:08 PM 0 COMMENTS

Reliance Jio Helping Major Car Maker With IoT Connectivity

Reliance Jio is extensively teaming up with multiple companies to expand the reach of its network and bring a series of technological upgradation. In the latest development, the largest telecom operator of India has bagged a deal with renowned car manufacturer MG Motor India to equip its next-generation mid-sized SUV with Jio Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. The partnership with MG Motors India will open the doors for Jio to... Read More

August 2nd, 2021 12:33 PM 0 COMMENTS

Bharti Airtel Emerges Market Leader in Cellular IoT

Bharti Airtel has become the market leader in India’s fast-growing Enterprise Internet-of-Things (IoT) segment, as per Frost & Sullivan. Airtel Internet-of-Things (IoT) is an end-to-end platform with the power to manage and connect tons of applications and devices in a seamless fashion. At its core is Bharti Airtel’s robust 5G Ready network that comes with the option to deploy NB-IoT, 4G or 2G connectivity using Airtel e-SIM technology. It also... Read More

July 22nd, 2021 2:33 PM 0 COMMENTS

BIF, TSSC Sign MoU to Develop Manpower for 5G, IoT and More

The Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) - India’s premier skill development institution for telecom, and Broadband India Forum (BIF) - the leading Policy think-tank for digital communications in the country, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) towards meeting and developing the manpower training requirements of BIF members, in accordance with the latest technologies and skilling standards. The MoU, which has been signed for a duration of 3 years, is... Read More

July 1st, 2021 1:47 PM 1 COMMENTS

New 5G IoT Chipset Developed by IIT Hyderabad to Be an Indigenous Game Changer

With the spectrum auctions in March and the race to 5G intensifying between the telecom operators, the infrastructure environment in India and across the world is changing rapidly. Infra companies like Ericsson are beginning testing of the 5G network devices and the same goes for companies like Samsung and Huawei. However, in a new interesting development, IIT Hyderabad has developed a narrowband Internet-of-Things chipset, whose designing has been done by... Read More

June 25th, 2021 9:05 PM 0 COMMENTS

Optus Revolutionises DSS by Running Narrow-Band IoT, 4G and 5G

Optus on Friday made use of Dynamic Spectrum Sharing or DSS in order to run narrow-band IoT, 5G and 4G mobile on its existing 700 MHz spectrum, a move, that, as per the company, will allow for the boosting of its 5G coverage. This was made possible via Ericsson's spectrum sharing kit. The two firms, who have been partners for the past couple of years and have worked on DSS... Read More

June 13th, 2021 6:00 PM 1 COMMENTS

Wi-Fi Smart Poles, 5G, and IoT Will Cover This City of India

The Delhi government has a draft Master Plan for Delhi 2041 (MPD41) outlining a digital roadmap for the city for the next several years. With this new draft, the government aims to provide universal broadband access to every house that’s in Delhi along with Wi-Fi connectivity at up to 1 Gbps speeds to each citizen of the city. Further, the government wants to create appropriate infrastructure for enabling complete coverage... Read More

June 9th, 2021 5:49 PM 0 COMMENTS

Skylo-Inmarsat to Enable World’s First Commercial Narrowband IoT Over Satellite

Skylo, a popular satellite-based narrow-band or NB IoT solution company, announced on Monday that Inmarsat would be providing the satellite capacity backbone in order to deliver the company's IoT solutions for connecting machines and sensors. The agreement couples Inmarsat’s extremely reliable global satellite network with an easy-to-use and complete IoT solution that is capable of providing even remotely located application users with real-time actionable insights which will help improve efficiencies,... Read More

May 28th, 2021 4:13 PM 0 COMMENTS

COAI Believes 5G Will Empower IoT, AI, AR and More Such Technologies

It seems that Indian Telecom operators like Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, and Vodafone Idea are depending on AI (Artificial Intelligence) and Internet of Things (IoT) backed by 5G-centric services to boost sectors like agriculture and healthcare. It would be interesting to witness the growth of 5G connectivity in the Indian healthcare and agriculture sector to improve the infrastructure. Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has a lot to say about... Read More

May 24th, 2021 11:50 AM 0 COMMENTS

Qualcomm Launches 315 5G IoT Modem, All to Know

Qualcomm has just announced a new Internet-of-Things (IoT) modem, namely 315 5G IoT. It is a 5G IoT modem that’s aimed to help with the Industrial IoT (IIoT) applications. But it is not available right away. As per the company, the 315 5G IoT modem will make it to the shelves by the second half of 2021. An important thing to note about the modem is that it operates in... Read More

May 10th, 2021 10:00 AM 0 COMMENTS

LTE-M vs NB-IoT, Differences Explained

5G networks are rapidly increasing in scale with every passing day in the tech industry. The reach and connectivity are expanding as nations are developing their 5G network infrastructure. These new network technologies supporting low power wide area network (LPWAN) are becoming available globally in the form of LTE-M and NB-IoT, which are popularly known as Mobile IoT. As the name suggests, both LTE-M and NB-IoT are established on mobile... Read More

April 12th, 2021 5:30 PM 1 COMMENTS

Indian Telecom Industry Understand the Future of IoT

The shift in technology and how people look at connectivity will change when 5G is introduced on a wide scale in India. The country's private operators understand this and are gearing up their portfolio of services to be able to tap into the new revenue streams that arise with the launch of commercial 5G. One of the key things that 5G will boost is the role of Internet of Things... Read More

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