Aircel Limited is an Indian GSM mobile communication service provider in India. As of February 09, it has 15 million customers in 10 Indian states. Aircel plans to expand its operations to at least seven more states this month and also launch WiMAX services.
Airel uses the Oracle applications – including components of Oracle Communications Service Fulfillment Suite, Siebel CRM, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Oracle Database and Oracle Real Application Clusters that help Aircel quickly launch its operations in new markets and provide a platform to offer new services, build stronger brands and lower operational costs. Wipro Limited, a member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork and partner for Aircel’s IT transformation and maintenance for nine years, ompleted the implementation for Aircel in less than five months.
In September 09, Aircel announced it will launch blackberry services in India in partnership with Research In Motion. With Redington as retail distribution agency, Aircel will launch blackberry services in the cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and rest of Tamil Nadu.
Citi played a lead role in the consolidation of the Indian Towers sector by helping GTL in its acquisition of Aircel Towers for US$1.8bn.
Aircel uses Telcordia Service Delivery & Charging Suite.
Central Government kicks off 3G spectrum auction
The Union Government on Friday kick-started the much awaited auction of the third-generation (3G) telecom services, which is proposed to smooth the progress of high-speed mobile services in the country. ANI
Bachchan is brand ambassador for tiger conversation campaign
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been signed on as the brand ambassador for a tiger conservation campaign. ANI
Telecom services hampered due to repeated extortion demands
Telecom service in Manipur has been hampered thanks to the repeated extortion demands and destruction of their towers by militant groups. ANI
Telecom service affects in Manipur due to frequent abduction of service providers
Frequent extortion demands and the abduction of telecom company staff by militants have severely affected the functioning of telecom service providers in Manipur. ANI
Telecommunication service providers have closed down services in different areas of the State following extortion demands from militants. The closure of the services has severely affected the life of people in the areas. ANI
Agartala to run in marathon today
The Tripura Players Welfare Association (TPWA) will organize the third Aircel Agartala marathon today with the motto- Run for State, Run for Unity. ANI