Telecom Sector: Where India stands?

Working for more than a year in a globally renowned telecom giant made me realise a few things about the western dominance in every sphere of our technology. It is really sad to know that India stands NOWHERE when it comes to engineering or research in conventional or new technologies. We suck at it! We do not have a single chip making industry as of now. How can we even dream of researching subjects which aren’t practically taught in our labs? Be it IIT’s or NIT’s or any renowned private engg colleges. The output we get from them in one … Continue reading Telecom Sector: Where India stands?

Emergency Call Failure-WHO’S RESPONSIBLE?

If an emergency call fails who should be held accountable for the failure. The operator(Airtel, Vodafone, etcetra) or the laxity of the  policemen in which case the police stations and the masses blames the operator.Who shpuld be held responsible for such a grave issue? In reality an emergency call never fails. Let us understand the process of the call flow-: A subscribes via his UE(user equipment) dials an emergency number. In case of an emergency number the call is patched to the nearest network with maximum signal strength.. Irrespective of the operator’s SIM card you are using. If one has … Continue reading Emergency Call Failure-WHO’S RESPONSIBLE?