Cisco partners with Google to roll out public WiFi service in Bengaluru. — TechGraph
Cisco has announced its partnership with Google for its 'gStation' offering that provides access to free and high-speed WiFi at public locations across the country. About 25 locations in the city are already live, and another 200 locations will go live in the next 2-3 months. These locations include public spaces like bus stops, hospitals and government offices among others. Sameer Garde, The project is being rolled out in partnership with D-VoiS - an Internet service provider in Bengaluru. The next locations being looked at include outskirts of Delhi, and cities in Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra. Apart from India, Google has taken the model to other countries like Indonesia, Nigeria, Thailand and Mexico as well.