Home » Telecom » Reliance Jio & 8 Other Global Telecom Operators Forge Alliance To Expand Reach & Digital Footprint
Last updated: February 15, 2016 at 18:04 pm

Reliance Jio & 8 Other Global Telecom Operators Forge Alliance To Expand Reach & Digital Footprint

Reliance Jio Operator Alliance

Reliance Jio has today announced that they along with 8 other leading Global Telecom Operators have forged a one of kind alliance that will allow them to tap into market opportunity of one billion customers in more than 80 countries around the globe.

The members of this alliance include BT, Deutsche Telekom, Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, Millicom, MTS, Orange, Rogers, TeliaSonera and TIM.

Rainer Deutschmann, Chief Product & Innovation Officer of Reliance Jio Infocom Limited, comments on the alliance “Jio is set to enable each Indian to live a digital life. To this end, we have built the globally largest green-field 4G and fiber network, as well as a suite of digital services that enable entertainment, cloud, payment, and much more. We invite the best partners to work with us to co-create a Digital India.”

The aim of alliance is not only to share their telecom networks, but primarily to partner with each other to bring innovative digital products and services.

The Alliance focuses on exchanging best practices on how to bring partner propositions to the market, on joint efforts in partner scouting and will also exchange knowledge about upcoming trends and services amongst the group.

As of today, the Alliance has established relationships with 30 innovative partner businesses including AirBnB, Celltick, Disconnect, Idoomoo, Magisto, Mojio and Spotify.

The alliance plans to expand further by bringing in additional operators.

Why Reliance Jio is part of this Alliance

From the start, Reliance Jio has projected themselves as a digital lifestyle company, wherein they want to go beyond just giving voice and data services. They want to provide compelling digital content ecosystem to users on top of their network.

The first phase will include offering 4G-LTE in its network, VoLTE and VoWi-Fi. Beyond this they want to hook customers on to their network by providing content and rich app ecosystem.

With this alliance is place, they can tap into partner networks and start offering their innovative services to Jio subscribers. Rather than creating the ecosystem from scratch, the alliance offers them a quick way to build their offerings.

Reliance Jio has already launched their 4G services, however, it is currently open only to 1 Lakh+ Reliance employees. They are expected to do first phase of their commercial launch in March-April 2017. They also recently announced launch of LYF devices that are closely integrated with their own Jio network.

We will update you further as we get more details on this!

"Reliance Jio & 8 Other Global Telecom Operators Forge Alliance To Expand Reach & Digital Footprint", 5 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.

1 Comment

Click here to post a comment

  • […] Reliance Jio & 8 Other Global Telecom Operators Forge Alliance To Expand Reach & Digital Foo… Shares […]

Indian Startup Funding Investment Chart List 2016

Check out our Youtube Channel!

Reliance JIO Opens YEARLY RECHARGE! Get 120GB Data Free Now!

Great news for Jio Prime users. The BOGO offer which gave you 5GBs of data free for 1 month has not …

WOAH! Over 84% of JIO Subscribers Will Continue even After Free Offer Ends!

As the free trial of Jio’s free services under the Happy New Year Offer is ending, the market is r…

How to Get FREE AIRTEL 4G HOTSPOT DEVICE With New Offers!

Bharti Airtel has come up with two new special offers of Rs. 3,200 and Rs. 4,000 for the customers w…

JIO Takes Legal Action; Says OOKLA Falsified Airtel Speed Results!!

After Airtel started touting themselves being the "FASTEST MOBILE DATA NETWORK" in India with TV com…

Subscribe to Our Youtube Channel

who's online