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5G India Conference

17 May 2018

WiSig Networks Adopts Palma Ceia SemiDesign for IoT Application Targeting Agricultural Environments.

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WiSig Networks presented our 5G Massive MIMO demonstration at 5G India Mumbai

WiSig Networks presented our 5G Massive MIMO demonstration developed with IIT Hyderabad at 5G India Conference held in Mumbai, India. This is the largest Massive MIMO demonstration with up to 48 layers MIMO on a 48Tx 48Rx configuration. Our team showcased the cutting edge technology demo to Honorable Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha, DoT Secretary Ms. Aruna Sundararajan and several high-profile guests. Event video will be released soon.  

Economic Times

14 May 2018

Home-grown WiSig Networks prepares to join exclusive 5G club 

WiSig Networks was set up in 2015 inside Indian Institute of Technology in Hyderabad to develop technologies for 5G wireless. Kiran Kuchi, professor of electrical engineering at IIT Hyderabad, had been working for seven years on the technology for 5G. It is a tough job to break into the exclusive wireless club, but WiSig struck gold recently. Read full article

Economic Times

8 May 2018

IIT graduates close to creating unicorns on their own campuses

One of them is WiSig Networks, whose founder, faculty member Kiran Kuchi, says its achievements “would have been impossible to develop it outside IIT.” Read full article 


2 May 2018

Prof. Kiran Kuchi headed TSDSI delegation to recent 3GPP PCG meetings in Beijing

Telecommunications Standards Development Society, India, India’s Telecom SDO and 5G Infrastructure Association, representing the European industry in the 5G-PPP Research Programme, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to foster collaboration on 5G development. Read full article

MWC 2018

1 Mar. 2018

WiSig Networks exhibited at the annual Mobile World Congress 

WiSig Networks presented it's 5G products including 5G NR Base Station and NB-IoT modem IP. This year we were at a more prominent location at Hall 6, Stand 6M57 at Fira Barcelona.  

Economic Times

17 Feb. 2018

Bright minds join hands for 5G test project

More than 200 researchers, students and teachers from across five Indian Institutes of Technology have joined forces over a Rs 300-crore project to develop 5G technology and its use cases in India. ...... Kiran Kuchi, professor of electrical engineering at IIT Hyderabad, said a team of about 90 members from the institute will work on massive MIMO, radio base band and cloud RAN. Read full article


6 Oct. 2017

WiSig Networks exhibited our NB-IoT solutions at CEATEC Japan

At the annual CEATEC trade show in Japan, WiSig Networks showcased our NB-IoT modem solutions in the IIT Hyderabad booth. Prof. Kotaro Kataoka and Prof. Antony Franklin from IIT Hyderabad were present to interact with the visitors. 

Times of India

16 June 2017

IIT scientists present India's first 5G patent before global body

With India gearing up for the commercial roll out of 5G (high speed fifth generation of wireless networks) by 2020, scientists at IIT Hyderabad and Centre of Excellence in Wireless Technology (CEWiT), an R&D society under IIT Madras, have tabled the country's first 5G patent before an international body that defines the global cellular radio standards for different generations of wireless network. Read full article

MWC 2017

27 Feb. 2017

WiSig Networks exhibited an NB-IoT demo at the annual Mobile World Congress

To have an early product experience of NarrawBand IoT modem, please meet us at IoT pavilion, Hall 8, Mobile World Congress 2017. See full details

Economic Times

20 Oct. 2016

3G, 4G, now 5G: India takes early call

After playing catchup with the rest of the world in the adoption of 2G, 3G and 4G technologies, the Indian government wants the country to be an early adopter of 5G, which is expected to be commercially rolled out by 2020. “We are scaling up fast and switching gears because 5G is just around the corner,” said Kiran Kuchi, a professor at the department of electrical engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad. Read full article

ET Telecom

23 Sept. 2015

Tejas Networks, IIT-H develop 5G Cloud Radio Access Network for India

In an example of industry-academia collaboration and a futuristic, time-based research, Bengaluru-based Tejas Networks is working with Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad (IIT-H), on a novel 5G Cloud Radio Access Network (CRAN), keeping in mind India's needs. In the works for two years, the first field demonstration of the technology, project lead Dr. Kiran Kuchi of IIT-H, said: "...Will be scheduled in the next two months or so." Read full article here

The Hindu

23 Dec. 2014

IITH working hard to make 5G dream come true

Students and academia of the IITH are immersed in developing 5G cellular wireless communication technology, which would be on a par with global standards. The indigenous development of technology could be of immense value to India in view of the low cost of development coupled with high performance possibilities. Read full article here