Tata to Launch GSM Services this Month

by CXOtoday Staff    Jun 10, 2009


Tata Teleservices GSM foray has been finalized for later this month. The new GSM services will be branded TATA DOCOMO .

TATA DOCOMO will commence the commercial launch of its GSM operations with telecom circles in South India. Anil Sardana, MD of Tata Teleservices, said their pan-India rollout is expected to be completed by the year-end.

Through their strategic partnership with Japanese telecom giant NTT DOCOMO, Tata will get products and services like i-mode, LBS, mobile payments, etc.

We are closely working with Tata Teleservices on future technologies like 3G and Long-Term Evolution (LTE)," said Toshinari Kunieda, SVP and MD (global business division) of NTT DOCOMO.

A Tata Teleservices spokesperson said that the Tata GSM rollout will have the most network coverage of any operator at the launch stage.

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