Knowledge Sharing Session on "Cloud Computing in Telecom"

TRAI Centre of Studies and Research (TCSR) in collaboration with AWS, conducted a knowledge sharing session on Cloud computing in Telecom on 24th July 2023 at 3:00 pm. Three distinguished speakers from Amazon Web Services, Ms. Bishakha Bhattacharya, Mr. Shrikant Mehta, and Mr. Shobhit Srivastava were invited. Their presentations delved into the particulars of cloud computing and how telecom service providers have started leveraging the cloud technology space. It further shed light on the latest advancements, challenges, and opportunities ahead.

Cloud computing has become a hotbed of innovation, enabling businesses to experiment, develop, and deploy new applications and services at an unprecedented pace. The cloud offers a rich ecosystem of tools, frameworks, and services that facilitate the integration of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the Internet of Things (IoT). This convergence of technologies has opened up limitless possibilities, empowering organizations to reimagine their products, services, and customer experiences.

The cloud offers several advantages such as enhanced accessibility, scalability, security, collaboration, innovation, and cost-efficiency. The cloud empowers businesses to focus on their core competencies while providing a reliable and scalable infrastructure to support their growth. It has become a driving force behind digital transformation, propelling businesses towards a more agile and competitive future.

It has revolutionized the way businesses operate, offering scalability, agility, and cost efficiency like never before. It provides businesses with the flexibility to scale resources up or down based on demand, allowing them to adapt quickly to changing market conditions and efficiently manage their IT infrastructure. This technology has transcended traditional barriers, allowing organizations to expand their horizons, reach new markets, and unlock unimaginable possibilities.

The session encompassed conversations on various topics including how telecom service providers are using cloud for their 4G and 5G services around the globe, technical advantages involved in shifting to cloud architecture, disaster recovery scenario, global policies on cybersecurity, R&D in India, upcoming use cases, future possibilities, etc.