The development of digital infrastructure will reduce the digital divide in India
Tech firm iBus Networks has been appointed by the State-run Assam Electronics Development Corporation Ltd as the latter’s for deploying and operating digital infrastructure on commercial premises, a statement said on Monday. On large campuses, IT parks, hospitals, SEZs and commercial buildings, connectivity solutions will be offered by the two entities with this partnership, it said.
MK Yadava, managing director of Assam Electronics Development Corporation Ltd said the nodal implementing agency of the state information technology department and the private network solution provider will identify appropriate business opportunities and collectively look forward to design and deploy digital infrastructure (DI).
The development of digital infrastructure will reduce the digital divide in India, he said.
In electronics, telecom and IT, the Assam government undertaking has over 36 years of experience in delivering solutions.
Covering 500 million sq. ft. in over 900 sites of 19 states, tech firm iBus along with its group entities is an in-building network coverage provider in the country.
“This partnership gives us the ability to meet our goal of providing access to internet to all sections of the population”, Ram Sellaratnam, CEO of iBus said.
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