Sector Analysis – “Indian Telecom Industry” A Project Report Submitted to Dr. Chandan Dasgupta Narsi Monjee Institute of Management Studies Mumbai On 25th Sept 2010 In partial fulfillment of the academic requirements for the PGDBA Program by Mr. Arun Vedajna PGDBA TCS E Serve Roll No. 46 Preface
India Telecom Industry is in its growth stage and with the entries of many domestic and international players, the competition has intensified manifolds. The price wars have resulted in one of the cheapest tariffs in the world for the Indian consumer. This led me to prepare a project report on The Indian Telecom Industry. Mumbai Arun Vedajna Acknowledgment Executive Summary Table of Contents Preface(i) Acknowledgements(iii)
Executive Summary(iv) List of Tables, Graphs & Figures(vi) Introduction 1. Overview of The Telecom Industry Industry Definition – Communication between parties at a distance from one another. Modern telecommunication systems—capable of transmitting telephone, fax, data, radio, or television signals—can transmit large volumes of information over long distances. Digital transmission is employed in order to achieve high reliability with minimal noise, or interference, and because it can transmit any signal type, digital or analog.
For digital transmission, analog signals must be subjected to a process of analog-to-digital conversion; most television, radio, and voice communications are analog and must be digitized before transmission. Transmission may occur over cables, wireless radio relay systems, or via satellite links Global Overview World telecom industry is an uprising industry, proceeding towards a goal of achieving two third of the world’s telecom connections. Over the past few years information and communications technology has changed in a dramatic manner and as a result of that world telecom industry is going to be a booming industry.
Substantial economic growth and mounting population enable the rapid growth of this industry Research works associated with world telecommunication industry A number of research works are being carried out all over the world to improve the quality and speed of transmission. Research works are also done on the basis of the users’ needs. The objective of the research work is to provide quality and affordable service to the consumers. Market potentiality of world telecommunication industry
The world telecommunications market is expected to rise at an 11 percent compound annual growth rate at the end of year 2010. The leading telecom companies like AT&T, Vodafone, Verizon, SBC Communications, Bell South, Qwest Communications are trying to take the advantage of this growth. These companies are working on telecommunication fields like broadband technologies, EDGE(Enhanced Data rates for Global Evolution) technologies, LAN-WAN inter networking, optical networking, voice over Internet protocol, wireless data service etc.