Daily Archives: January 3, 2018

SAP integrates Concur to deliver connected experiences to customers

In a bid to provide enhanced connected experiences to customers, software major SAP on Wednesday announced a deeper integration with Concur — The SAP company and the world’s leading provider of travel, expense and invoice management solutions. SAP acquired Concur in 2014 which offers a fully connected travel, expense and invoice platform ecosystem that integrates

Iran blocks messaging app ‘Telegram’ amid nationwide protests

The Iranian government has clamped a nationwide block on the country’s most popular encrypted messaging platform Telegram after days of anti-government unrest. “The Iranian government also requested suspension for a number of other channels that had not violated the policy on violence. When Telegram refused, the government placed a nationwide block on the app,” Pavel

Narendra Modi’s Gujarat RoW policy 4G technology biased: Telecom group

The Tower and Infrastructure Providers Association (Taipa) believes that the telecom infrastructure policy formulated by the Narendra Modi-led BJP government in Gujarat was unfair and needs overhaul in tandem with Centre’s Right-of-Way (RoW) norms. Taipa represents mobile tower firms such as Indus Towers, Bharti Infratel, American Tower Corporation (ATC), Tower Vision and GTL Infrastructure— that

Mobile tower companies ask Punjab to frame uniform policy

Telecom tower companies today urged the Punjab government to come out with a comprehensive policy in line with the telecom department’s guidelines to remove bottlenecks in setting up of towers in the state. The Tower and Infrastructure Providers’ Association (TAIPA) claimed that under the present policy, “abnormal charges and cumbersome processes” of local authorities are

Trai issues consultation paper on National Telecom Policy 2018

The telecom regulator has sought views from all stakeholders on the new telecom policy being formulated by the telecom department, which is proposed to be put in place by March. In the paper issued on Wednesday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has asked for views on the structure and contents, clearly outlining the