Thursday, December 13, 2018
facebook

google plus
Business

Posted at: Dec 6, 2018, 3:22 PM; last updated: Dec 6, 2018, 3:22 PM (IST)

5G expected in India by 2022: TRAI Secy

5G expected in India by 2022: TRAI Secy
Gupta pointed out that today 400 million people in India have good quality Internet access. File

New Delhi, December 6

The telecom sector will move to 5G by 2022 and access to digital platform will become highly advanced in the next five years, TRAI Secretary S K Gupta said on Thursday.

He also said the use artificial intelligence and big data analytics is going to modify the behaviour of consumers.

Gupta further said there have been dramatic changes in media industry landscape and adoption of new technology will be key to success.

“Telecom sector is going to move to 5G by 2022...in the next five years’ time, access to digital platform will be very, very advanced,” he said at an event organised by industry body CII.

Gupta pointed out that today 400 million people in India have good quality Internet access, so probability of more usage of media content through digital platform is very high.

He also noted that nature and form of the media content development may also change because of the rise in use of smart phones.

The TRAI Secretary exhorted the media industry to try to meet expectations of consumers, focus more on their demand and on contents they like, to boost the consumption of the media content. PTI

COMMENTS

All readers are invited to post comments responsibly. Any messages with foul language or inciting hatred will be deleted. Comments with all capital letters will also be deleted. Readers are encouraged to flag the comments they feel are inappropriate.
The views expressed in the Comments section are of the individuals writing the post. The Tribune does not endorse or support the views in these posts in any manner.
Share On