BSNL launches Wi-Fi as a new Broadband Technology for high speed wireless connectivity.
More than 100 Wi-Fi hotspots at important tourist locations like Varanasi Ghats, HussaiSagar Lake Hyderabad, Bangalore, Cochin, Vijayawada etc. already started working. 2,500 such hotspots are planned in 2015-16.
Next Generation Network (NGN)
BSNL has planned to replace old switching technology
with latest state-of-the-art "IP based Next Generation Network" Switching technology.
All 8 main core exchanges have got commissioned and 136 NGN switches connected to main core exchanges have started working.
BSNL Buzz and SpeedPay
Hon'ble MoC&IT inaugurates BSNL Buzz (Cell
Broadcast Based Service) and SpeedPay (Mobile-Wallet Service) on 3rd July, '15.