UTStarcom a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions and international service and support today announced the launch of its India Internet Protocol Partner Program focused on research and development (R&D) to provide a single-window solution to telecom operators for providing better value-added services to subscribers.
The company claims its working with more than 20 partners in developing these rich applications that can be added on to its IP-based offerings.
The applications in the immediate pipeline include tele-education, gaming, social networking, gaming, widgets, advertising, messaging convergence and contextual information.
Vijay Yadav, vice president and managing director of UTStarcom’s South Asia operations quoted as the recognized leader in broadband and Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) in India, UTStarcom is a proactive contributor to industry growth. By building an ecosystem for IPTV, we aim to aid faster adoption of this revolutionary technology among Indian audiences by helping telecom operators create a compelling pull factor built on technologically robust and tested applications.