BSNL to deploy home grown cloud service firm Route Mobile’s SMS Firewall Platform across Southern and Western Zones. Route’s telco-grade AI-enabled SMS Firewall will help BSNL in identifying and protecting revenue leakage via SMS grey routes, as well as significantly monetise telecos international Application-to-Person traffic. The deployment will happen on a revenue-sharing basis, will provide enhanced control and security over BSNL user’s SMS traffic.
Tech M, together with state-owned ITIs, is planning to supply 4G equipment to BSNL, amid the ban on Chinese telecom firms Huawei, ZTE. It will soon bid for the supply’s revised tender. CEO C P Gurnani believes Indian firms to have huge potential. Thus, uses this ban as an opportunity to give a fair chance to them. Depending on the success with BSNL, Tech M will globalise this ITI-developed 4G, 5G solutions.