Briefs: Vodafone India expands 4G network

Telecom Asia staff writer
telecomasia.net

Vodafone India has announced that its SuperNet 4G data network is now available across more than 7,000 towns covering 35 districts of Maharashtra and Goa. Since January 2017, Vodafone has rolled out more than 9,200 sites (1 site / hour) to expand and strengthen its network to cater the growing demand for data and voice of its over 20 million customers across the circle.

StarHub has extended a strategic partnership with Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) for a further two-year term, under which the pair will continue their tie-up in advertising sales, content creation and distribution, data analytics, and marketing. In addition, further collaboration will be explored in new areas such as healthcare, retail and education. StarHub says the move comes after a successful two-year collaboration with SPH.

Ultracast has picked Tata Communications to power the international expansion of the company’s 360° video and virtual reality (VR) platform. Ultracast creates live 360° video and VR content in motorsports series such as NASCAR, FIA World Endurance Championship, 24 Hours of Le Mans, as well as other sporting categories such as boxing, rugby and professional bull riding. The company will use Tata Comm’s Ultra Live Video Delivery Network (VDN) to bring this content from events globally to fans’ smartphones, tablets and VR devices in complete sync with live TV broadcasts.

 

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