VNL Showcases ‘Made in India’ Innovations at ITU-T Event


Vihaan Networks Limited (VNL), has showcased its next generation “Made in India” LTE Mobile Broadband Network Solutions for sustainable and affordable rural connectivity at the ITU-T Regional Standardisation Forum (RSF) in New Delhi.

Hosted by the Ministry of Communication, Government of India in collaboration with The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the event aims to provide an open forum for exchanging views on standardisation while highlighting activities related to the Bridging the Standardization Gap (BSG) Programme including the work of Regional Groups. As a first-of-its-kind forum, the event will also provide a platform got the companies from across the country to showcase their next-generation mobile network innovations.

Solar-powered rural connectivity solutions facilitate mobile broadband connectivity to the citizens and on-the-move connectivity to rescue agencies through Voice, Video & Data. A known name in the Indian and International telecom industry and defence media VNL will demonstrate its secure, reliable, and field-proven solar-powered 4G/LTE Communication solutions for rural areas. Additionally, the company will also display its rapidly deployable communication solution for disaster management – ResQMobil.

Talking about the event, Rajiv Mehrotra, Founder & Chairman, Shyam VNL, said “We are extremely delighted to showcase our field-proven, secure and sustainable 4G/LTE Communication solutions at the ITU-T Regional Standardisation Forum. VNL believes in providing the connectivity to all through our advanced innovations and affordable solutions. Our aim is to be an enabler for the government of India and the disaster agencies to ensure on-the-move connectivity even in the remote areas. With the introduction of 5G, we are hopeful that our innovations will also help in bridging the standardization gap.”

A pioneer of sustainable rural mobile network solutions, VNL’s field-proven solution enables high-speed Mobile Broadband connectivity helping service providers extend their reach to remote and rural areas using multiple backhaul options, including Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites as backhaul. This unique solution further lets operators set up rural mobile broadband networks in previously un-addressable markets with viable business models.

Furthermore, the company’s Mobile Broadband Network for remote and rural areas enhances connectivity powered by 4G/LTE (Long Term Evolution), improving the economics and providing service providers with tools to address market demands that were economically unfeasible previously.

VNL’s solutions facilitate:

1. Integrated solution – one for all

2. Optimized to work with solar energy

3. Advanced connectivity and services to subscribers

4. Easy to install and low maintenance

5. Develop a profitable business case for setting up a rural telecom enterprise

6. Use LEO VSAT as a [viable] backhaul

7. Connect millions of unconnected communities around the globe, viably

8. Address non-critical IoT (Internet of Things) use cases

9. Runs multiple services over broadband and uses numerous applications for home, schools, agriculture, police etc.

VNL is an innovator in end-to-end design development and manufacturing of Mobile & Wireless Telecommunications Systems, Perimeter Intrusion Detection Solutions, Smart ISR, and Tactical Communications in India for mission-critical agencies and critical infrastructures.

VNL is India’s first and only company to design and manufacture its portfolio of end-to-end GSM, LTE & Broadband network solutions for commercial purposes and a wide range of solutions for tactical communications, wireless signal intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance solutions. Founded in 2004, VNL is part of Shyam.