BSNL Boards Cancels Tender For GSM Lines

Following Central Vigilance Commission’s objections and recommendation made by Sam Pitroda committee BSNL Board has decided to cancel the tenders for procurement of 92 million lines for GSM equipment by the four zones of BSNL. [PIB]

BSNL Has Deployed 1593 Base Stations For WiMax Connectivity

Auction and allotment of BWA spectrum has generated a total revenue of Rs. 38,543.31 crores. BSNL has deployed 827 base stations under Phase-I project using WiMax to cover 1000 Rural Block HQ, 348 base stations for Kerala circle, 335 for Punjabcircle, 25 for Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra each and 33 for Gujarat. [PIB]

Government Sets Up Laboratory For Testing Telecom Equipment

A laboratory for testing Telecom equipment has been set up by the government in the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and has also made it mandatory for Telecom service providers to provide facilities to test telecom equipments before installing in the field. [PIB]

Aircel To Invest $5Bn For Expanding 2G, 3G Services In India

Aircel looks ahead at investing $5 billion to expand its 2G and 3G services across India, already having invested $5.5 billion in India over the past decade. It will invest another Rs. 400 crore in the circle by 2013, having already invested Rs. 700 crore. [The Hindu Business Line] & [Business Standard]

Salesforce And Bodhtree Tie-Up

Slaesforce.com, an enterprise cloud services company has tied up with Bodhtree, a pioneer in SaaS and Cloud Computing technology,naming it the select consulting and implementation partner of its Cloud CRM application for the company. [Bodhtree]

Ignitee To Advertise Kaya On Media Space

Kaya Skin Clinic’s visibility on the social media space and the level of consumer engagements would now be enhanced by Ignitee Digital Solutions Pvt. Ltd., an Indian digital marketing company. [India PR Wire]