Department of Telecom has given to the Telecom Operators in India that soon to issue 13-digit numbers. Trial is for machine-to-machine (M2M) communications like smart electric metres and car tracking devices. 13-digit numbers are only for M2M SIM cards.
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13-digit numbers have been allocated to state-run firm BSNL and private telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular and Vodafone for testing purposes only.
As per Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, all telecom licence holders should be allowed to provide M2M service using any spectrum.
The authority has approved allocation of “1 million codes for testing purpose for each LSA (licence service area)” to service providers.
M2M or machine2machine SIM cards are used in automated machines. M2M SIM cards are widely used in machines that run on network connectivity.
These machines could range from smallest of gadgets…………Read More>>
Source by techiyogiz..