Vodafone-Idea has done 5 years of IT outsourcing deal with IBM. The company has not released its value, but according to some reports, the deal was about $ 70 million. Vodafone-Idea says that this deal will help reduce IT-related costs.
With the deal with IBM, Vodafone-Idea will get a hybrid cloud-based digital platform. This will help make the business efficient and easy. Vodafone-Idea has 38.7 million subscribers. The company says that the new digital platform will reduce the pressure of demand for data. It will also be possible to provide better facilities to consumers.
Analysts say that telecom companies such as Vodafone-Idea and Bharti Airtel are investing heavily on increasing their network capacity and preparing an infrastructure for the future. By 2025, the mobile data usage will be 5 times in the country and reach 13 Exabytes per month.