India’s Tejas Networks eyes dawdling SA Connect project

13 September 2019

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India-based telecommunications equipment maker Tejas Networks believes it has what it takes to boost South Africa’s dawdling SA Connect project. The Bangalore-headquartered company has entered a strategic partnership with local ICT services provider Tsiko Africa Technologies to bring Tejas’s solutions to SA, targeting the unconnected rural and peri-urban communities of the country while complementing the SA Connect project.





The Disruptive Impact of 5G on Optical Network Architecture

25 August 2019

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The emergence of 5G, the next generation of mobile broadband standard from 3GPP, is expected to have a massive impact on the mobile backhaul architecture. Besides driving up the per-cell throughput by at least 10x when compared to 4G/LTE, 5G is also expected to lead to a massive [...]




5G Can Be The ‘Y2K Moment' for Telecom Manufacturing in India

25 August 2019

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Over the past 20 years, Indian telecom service providers have done a phenomenal job of providing voice and data services across the country at affordable prices. It is unfortunate that while we grew our telecom services sector, unlike China, we completely missed out on creating a[...]