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Ericsson’s Innovations Showcase at India Mobile Congress 2018




5G connected drones Drones have been used in a variety of new and exciting ways around the world. It can be deployed for mission critical applications such as Disaster management, Surveillance and other consumer applications.

The demo showcases continuous streaming and precise controlling of the drones over 5G networks that guarantee high throughput and low latency.

By running scenarios on a city model, we showcase Centralized and Decentralized Radio Architecture, Core and RAN Virtualization, Network Slicing, 5G deployment scenarios, Transport Evolution, among other technological deployments on the road to 5G.

Robotic arm  

5G has paved the way for mass-market automation. The impact of robots and robotics has been greatest in the manufacturing industry, particularly on assembly lines and in hazardous environments. Robots are beginning to appear in all industries and are being used to carry out a wide variety of tasks.

3D augmented reality (AR) collaboration

3D AR provides an interactive experience of a real-world environment which can be an enabler to applications such as remote assistance/collaboration and immersive retail experience. This demo is done in collaboration with Meta (a US company specializing in immersive AR experience).

Move ahead with Ericsson Radio System (ERS)

ERS is an innovative, modular system that enables operators to address growth opportunities and transform their radio networks by leveraging a multi-standard, multi-band and multi-layer architecture (3xMulti), industry-leading performance on the smallest site footprint with the lowest energy consumption. ERS supports all technologies – 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G on the existing deployed Base Stations.

End-to-end 5G Transport     

It showcases Ericsson end to end 5G Transport portfolio, from Ericsson MINI-LINK microwave, Ericsson Fronthaul, and Ericsson Router 6000. The demo also captures our partnership with Juniper, and ECI.

Connected transport               

Connected Urban Transport – Addresses transport challenges in the city. Enables city agencies to interwork within the municipality and between municipalities—securely.

Fleet Management – Ericsson Connected Fleet (ECF) manages fleets that are large and global; connected and automated; integrated and intelligent. ECF is focused on OEMs, rentals companies, large enterprises, and governments, who sell or own a fleet of commercial motor vehicles such as cars, vans and trucks.

Connectivity management

It puts service providers in the driver’s seat by helping them manage connectivity over the device life cycle and provides access to actionable information in real time regarding status, events and health of the SIM cards.

Connected Technician

An app-based solution, it empowers field technicians to configure and integrate sites easily from their mobile phones. It helps in identifying technical issues at the time of new installation as well as during maintenance. The solution helps identify the issue, provides the root cause and suggests actions to resolve it.

Connected project management

An end-to-end project tracking and monitoring service for complex and big projects, it provides status of all the ongoing field activities on a single dashboard view. Developed by Ericsson, this solution captures field information in real time with the help of mobile apps and updates on the cloud-based dashboard. The key benefits delivered by this solution include smaller time to market, first time ‘right’ services and better inventory management.

Automation & AI – intelligent operations 

Telecom operators are facing multi-dimensional challenges in their operations with a surge in data traffic levels. Witness the next generation of Managed Services capabilities exemplified in the areas of Customer Experience; Analytics, AI & Automation and future operations.

Managed security

Ericsson managed security is designed to provide our customers with continuous monitoring and response to threats and vulnerabilities that can occur in their network. It helps enhance compliance and resilience.

Ericsson Expert Analytics

Data driven analysis in real-time enables networks to automate its operations, drive superior customer experience and explore new business opportunities. Ericsson Expert Analytics is telecom-ready data analytics solution and creates insights based on unique network correlations across different domains. Leveraging Ericsson’s domain expertise coupled with machine learning, it provides the capabilities to unlock 5G.

Network exposure for Massive IoT

With new IoT devices entering the market, telecom operators need an ecosystem that can provide efficient device and application communication with a reduced network investment. In the demo we will talk about how Ericsson can help operators in achieving this by demonstrating use cases around how one can leverage and monetize this ecosystem.

Automation & Orchestration

Ericsson Dynamic Orchestration enables network slicing design process, orchestration of designed slices into the network and eventually assists in monitoring of the network slices.

Enterprise Service Orchestration showcases onboarding, validation and verification for multivendor Virtual Network Function (VNF) environment. It also demonstrates how to build service design based on validated VNF artifacts, onboard and instantiate network service for enterprise customers.

Cloud native

Demo will showcase new telco applications paradigm and the associated ecosystem to bring in Network efficiencies and Easy of deployment. Ericsson`s Cloud Native application on Container NFVi (network functions virtualization infrastructure):

  • VNF (Virtual Network Function) VNF deployed as microservices in containers, VNF Scaling in & out etc.
  • Container-as-a-Service (CaaS) based on Kubernetes (K8s)

NFV here and now

Network Function Virtualization (NFV) is the building block of futuristic networks and 5G. It is crucial to enable efficiencies and agility to support new business.

The demo showcases Ericsson’s complete stack including Virtual Infrastructure Manager, Virtual Network Function, and Management & Orchestration, ready for delivery for 4G and 5G platform. It enables shorter time-to-market for new services and higher efficiency with short upgrade cycles. Using e2e Ericsson NW Management & Orchestration, Network deployment flexibility, agility and automation of NFV is making it real for operator now.

MediaKind Orion – consumer experience 

Orion provides a modern, multi-device, multi-screen platform for immersive TV service delivery. Backed by powerful analytics, user interface customization and dynamic ad-insertion features, Orion is the most comprehensive consumer experience solution for Live and OTT service.

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Dinesh Nair Appointed as Director for Consumer Business Lenovo India

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Global technology leader Lenovo has appointed Dinesh Nair as Director, Consumer Business for India region. Dinesh succeeds Mr. Shailendra Katyal, who has recently been appointed Site Leader for Lenovo India and Managing Director of Lenovo’s PC and smart device business in India. 

Dinesh Nair has been an integral part of the Lenovo India consumer business for more than 11 years and has worked successfully across several roles. His most recent role was as the sales & channel management lead for Lenovo’s consumer segment in India. He has handled leadership responsibilities across offline general trade retail, distribution management, field sales, eCommerce, large format retail and category management, and has been a key contributor to the company’s growth journey in India. 

“During this difficult time in India, we are working hard to ensure the safety of our employees, partners and customers and I am grateful that we have excellent leaders in place to bring our team together and offer this support. I am proud to hand over the reins of the consumer business to Dinesh. At the same time, this is a demonstration of our commitment to developing talent internally. I am sure he, along with the consumer leadership team, will propel the business to new heights,” said Shailendra Katyal, Managing Director, Lenovo India.

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ASUS ROG Announces ROG Masters Asia Pacific eSports Tournament





ASUS ROG will host its first ROG Masters Asia Pacific eSports tournament from March to April 2021. Due to COVID-19 pandemic affecting travel around the region, the tournament will be conducted entirely online, with quarterfinal to final matches livestreamed.

The ROG Masters tournament will feature Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) as the official game title will provide opportunity to teams with enthusiastic players to pitch their skills against each other, as well as the best professional teams from their market and in the region.

Tournament Structure

The tournament will see various teams from 15 markets across the region vying for the chance to be crowned as the first ROG Masters Asia Pacific Edition CS:GO Champion. 

The tournament will be played in three stages played over the course of 2 months:

  • Country qualifiers
  • Country finals
  • Asia Pacific finals

Country qualifiers matches for India will start in the second week of April 2021; 8th April and the finals to be held on the 10th April. The India finals to find the top three teams to represent the country will be livestreamed live on 10th April.

Professional teams from across the region will be automatically placed into seeded positions in the country finals. This gives a greater chance for non-professional, enthusiast teams from India to get through the qualifiers and meet the pro teams in the country finals. 

Country Champions will then go on to experience battling winning teams from other APAC markets in the finals that will be livestreamed during 22nd to 25th April 2021.


3 qualifying teams from India finals will stand to win US$800 for first place, US$400 for second place, US$200 for third place. They will then go on to the Asia Pacific finals with the chance to win the following prizes for the championship:

ROG Masters APAC ChampionshipAPAC Finals (USD/ team)

Registration and Official Tournament Website

Registration for the first ROG Masters Asia Pacific tournament opens on February 8, 2021 at the tournament’s official website.

Registration closes on February 28, 2021 Further details, match schedules, pro team information as well as rules and regulations can also be found on the tournament website.

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Garena Launches Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars





Garena has announced the Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars, Free Fire’s first-ever esports tournament for the South Asia region. Taking place on 6 February, the tournament will feature some of the gaming community’s favourite Free Fire streamers and personalities from India, Pakistan, Nepal, and Bangladesh.

The Free Fire community has continued to expand in South Asia and across the world, with the mobile battle royale game the most downloaded mobile game globally in 2020, according to App Annie. Through the Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars, Garena will look to continue its efforts to excite and delight its fast-growing South Asian community with exciting Free Fire content, and to support and develop the incredible online community in the region.

Tournament Format

The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars will feature a total of 12 teams. Each team will be led by one of the top 3 streamers from each of the 4 participating nations – chosen by public voting – in this epic clash to determine the best in the region. 

The 12 teams will compete in the Battle Royale Squad mode for a slice of the 1 million diamond prize pool. The ultimate winner of this star-studded tournament will receive 500,000 in-game diamonds; the first and and second runners-up will be awarded 300,000 and 200,000 diamonds respectively. 

Invited Teams

The Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars will feature some of the most popular streamers and personalities from across South Asia. 

The team captains for each nation are: 


  • Total Gaming (19.4 Million YT Subs)
  • Desi Gamers (7.8 Million YT Subs)
  • Two-Side Gamers (6.85 Million YT Subs)


  • Gaming with Nayeem (1.6 Million YT Subs)
  • Illusionist YT (479K YT Subs)
  • Gaming With Zihad (698K YT Subs)


  • Sooneeta (3.26 Million YT Subs)
  • Bshow Mgr (399K YT Subs)
  • Tonde Gamer (2.37 Million YT Subs)


  • RKG ARMY (1.77 Million YT Subs)
  • Unusual Gamer (81K YT Subs)
  • The Skinzo FF (75.5K YT Subs)

Broadcast Details:

Fans can witness all the high-octane action by tuning in to the live broadcasts of the Free Fire South Asia Showdown: Battle of the Stars. These will be hosted on Free Fire Esports India YouTube and Facebook, Free Fire Bangladesh Official YouTube and Facebook, as well as on BOOYAH!. 

To cater to the diverse South Asian community, the matches will be streamed with live commentary in 5 languages – Bengali, English, Hindi, Nepali and Urdu.

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