Tata Communications and its Partners today announced that Tyco Telecommunications, will be constructing the TGN Gulf cable system.
Tata Communications’ partners in the TGN Gulf project, namely Bahrain Internet Exchange in the Kingdom of Bahrain, Nawras of Oman, Qatar Telecom of Qatar, Mobily of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Etisalat of the United Arab Emirates will each be an exclusive landing party for the TGN Gulf Cable System. Tata Communications and its partners intend to build on this cable project as part of strategic relationships that will support the development of an extended portfolio of advanced telecommunications services such as Global Ethernet, MPLS based VPN, Managed Security, IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) and Global Telepresence. All these services are ideally suited to support both local and global enterprises, which are very active in this rapidly expanding emerging market region. (more…)
Broker of public videoconferencing facilities will provide customers with immersive meeting options using Tata Communications’ affordable public Telepresence suites
Tata Communications, a leading provider of the new world of communications, and Whygo, a global specialist in public videoconferencing facility scheduling, today announced that they will team up to provide Telepresence solutions to Whygo customers.
The partnership allows Whygo to sell Tata Communications’ public Telepresence Suite hours, to its customer base, providing an additional option to videoconferencing users who prefer a life-like face-to-face meeting experience. Customers will also be able to quickly and conveniently schedule their Telepresence bookings online via Whygo’s portal. (more…)
Launch of Video Connect, a dedicated global video network Acquisition of BT’s Mosaic platform, enables digital media management and workflow To invest around $50 million in the GMES group over two years
Tata Communications, a leading provider of the new world of communications, today announced its Global Media and Entertainment Solutions (GMES) group.
Tata Communications launched its dedicated global video network, Video Connect, and unveiled its media management platform, Mosaic, which Tata Communications recently acquired from BT Group plc. As part of the GMES portfolio, Video Connect and Mosaic, will complement Tata Communications’ existing Media and Entertainment services, offering media companies an integrated end-to-end solution that enables global collaboration across the media ecosystem. (more…)
Service makes strong authentication more accessible and affordable; Helps businesses protect information assets without the cost of deploying new infrastructure
Tata Communications, a leading provider of a new world of communications, today announced the launch of its managed two-factor authentication service that adds to its portfolio of Managed Security Services (MSS). The new service helps all enterprises to further secure their networks and comply with security-specific certifications and regulations.
According to the Open Security Foundation(1), 436 security and database breaches compromising more than 218 million records have been reported in 2009. Tata Communications’ managed authentication service helps address this by providing a globally consistent solution that helps organizations secure access to internal networks and infrastructure and prevents unauthorized access within and outside an organization. (more…)
Planning to Invest up to Rs 500 Crore in Three Years
Tata Communications, today unveiled its largest data center in the country. Spread across nearly 55,000 net square feet, the data center would offer services including Co-location, Managed Hosting & Storage and a suite of complementary services including Managed Security Services and CDN services. The Pune IDC will reside on Tata Communications’ Tier-1 IP backbone enabling it to provide high capacity Internet, MPLS and global Ethernet services.
“We are very pleased to announce the availability of the Pune IDC for our domestic and global customers. The Centre will provide a state-of-the-art infrastructure for supporting mission critical environments, with advanced cooling, power, redundancy, and sustainability features to ensure that our client’s critical systems and applications are readily available while optimizing energy efficiency. The Centre has enough resources to double its area to be able to continue to serve the future needs of our customers. The launch of this datacenter is a demonstration of Tata Communications commitment to its India and International customers to support their business needs while providing end-to-end solution for connectivity, storage and hosting capabilities,” said Mr. Sunil Joshi— President, India, and APAC & MENA Regions at Tata Communications Limited. (more…)
Empowers service providers to optimize the delivery of converged IP services over a single connection while maintaining high margins and QoS levels
Tata Communications, a leading provider of the new world of communications, today announced the launch of its IP Exchange (IPX) solution, which will enable mobile service providers to seamlessly and efficiently route all communication traffic, including voice, IP and signaling solutions, via one IP pipe while supporting end-to-end QoS, security, multilateral connectivity, and cascading payments.
With commoditization of voice and messaging driving down ARPUs, service providers are under increasing pressure to control costs. Moving to an IPX platform provides one IP gateway for many services and this helps mobile operators to protect their margins on roaming and international traffic termination. (more…)
New media management platform empowers digital content creators with global collaboration capabilities without incurring time and cost of integrating separate services
Tata Communications, a leading provider of a new world of communications, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire BT Group plc’s (BT) Mosaic business, which offers an on-demand digital media management platform that manages content and workflow from production to distribution across collaborative market ecosystems. (more…)
Tata Communications Internet Services Limited and Tomizone have announced a partnership deal by which TCISL will use Tomizone proprietary software to usher in a Wi-Fi revolution in India. Auckland headquartered Tomizone is a leading Wi-Fi hotspot and metro Wi-Fi zone solutions provider across Australia, China, India and New Zealand.
“There is a need for higher penetration of Wi-Fi hotspots where laptop and Wi-Fi enabled device users can connect to the internet. Currently there are less than 1000 Wi-Fi hotspots in India with Tata Indicom Wi-Fi having a share of over 50 per cent. As a result of this partnership, the number of such hotspots can grow manifold in a much shorter time and also give retail consumers to take part in this exciting new business opportunity.” Prateek Pashine, COO, TCISL said. (more…)
Tata Communications today announced that it has appointed David Wirt as its Global Head of Managed Services. The fast-growing Managed Services business is strategically important to Tata Communications as the company expands from its traditional wholesale voice and IP business into enterprises solutions.
Based in Singapore, David will take charge of Managed Services’ commercial business and data center engineering and operations, as well as the outsourcing business of Tata Communications. He will report to Vinod Kumar, President and Chief Operating Officer of Tata Communications. (more…)
CWT Telepresence enables clients to meet business objectives and contain costs
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), a global leader specializing in business travel management, and Tata Communications today announced they will team up to provide CWT Telepresence – an enhancement to the company’s broader demand management offering – which will allow CWT clients to access the Tata Communications network of public Cisco TelePresence Suites around the world. In an economic environment that requires companies to look for ways to reduce costs, clients now have an additional solution for effectively managing their travel and meeting expenditures while realizing their business objectives. Furthermore, CWT Telepresence offers flexibility, enabling organizations to bring together employees who might not ordinarily travel to participate in meetings. (more…)