Airtel 4G coming to Kolkata, ZTE to manage the 4G network
According to a press release, Airtel has given ZTE Corporation the responsibility to plan, design, deploy and supply its 4G network in Kolkata. We all know that ZTE is a global player of providing 4G services to other operators around the world so Airtel has entrusted the company with its 4G services.
Sanjay Kapoor, CEO Bharti Airtel (India & South Asia) said, “According to industry estimates, by 2016 – 6% of all mobile connections will have 4G connection, which would create 36% of the total mobile data traffic – thus paving way for the ensuing data revolution. The impending launch of 4G in the country will provide ultra high speed data access, driving fundamental changes in society at large. We look forward to the launch of 4G technology in India, which will be timed to match the world in its launch.”