About Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel was Founded in July 07, 1995 by Sunil Bharti Mittal.
Bharti Airtel is the largest cellular service provider in India with
market share of 21%
Bharti is the leading cellular service provider, with a footprint in 23
states including all metros in India.
Airtel has more than 261 million subscribers across 20 countries as of
World's third-largest mobile operator.
On 24 January 2011, Airtel announced the launch of its 3G services in
In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G, fixed line
services, high speed DSL broadband, DTH, enterprise services
including national & international long distance services to carriers.
The company also has a submarine cable landing station at
Chennai, which connects the submarine cable connecting
Chennai and Singapore.
Bharti Infratel is the only telecom tower company, which has
installed almost 3 MW of solar capacity on their network,
generating more than 5 million units of electricity every year.
Airtel has started a new mCommerce platform called Airtel
Money in collaboration with Infosys on 5 April 2012. Using Airtel
Money, users can transfer money, pay bills and perform other
financial transactions directly on the mobile phone.
Airtel also offers following Enterprise business solution:
GPRS Based Solutions like mobile applications tools for enterprise,
TrackMate, automatic meter reading solutions etc.
SMS Based Solutions like interactive sms, bulk sms, inbound call center
PROPORTION OF VLR
Visitor Location Register (VLR) is a database.
Bharti Airtel had paid the highest Rs 12,295.46 crore for 3G spectrum (radio
waves) in 13 circles.
The circles include lucrative metros like Delhi and Mumbai and as well as
other regions like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh (W),
Rajasthan, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, North East, J&K and
AIRTEL THREE VENDORS FOR 3G SERVICE
• Bharti Airtel given contracts to Ericsson India,
Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) and Huawei
Technologies to set up infrastructure for
providing 3G services in the country.