BITS Pilani, Airlinq Team Up to Pave Path for 5G, IoT Advancements

By Sunil Sonkar
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BITS Pilani, Airlinq Team Up to Pave Path for 5G, IoT Advancements

In a significant leap towards technological innovation, BITS Pilani has announced a strategic partnership with Airlinq, a leading US-based global technology company specializing in telecommunications and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. The collaboration aims to establish a prominent position in 5G and IoT advancements.


This partnership takes center stage as a key initiative within the recently launched ‘5G Use Case Labs’ at the Indian Mobile Congress 2023. The venture was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and backed by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) India. The initiative signifies a critical step towards shaping the future of technology in India.

The advanced 5G labs will be like nurseries for cutting-edge applications in various areas including IoT, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) communication. BITS Pilani and Airlinq teaming up are all set to lead the way in innovation, showing their dedication to taking India into an exciting future of 5G technology.

Airlinq, known for its expertise in enabling global enterprises and mobile service providers to strengthen the capabilities of 5G networks plays a pivotal role in this venture.

V. Ramgopal Rao, Vice Chancellor of BITS Pilani, expressed, “Our mission at BITS is to empower our students and faculty to shape the future, and this collaboration allows us to do just that. Together, we aim to advance our understanding of these transformative technologies and provide invaluable real-world experiences for our students. This partnership exemplifies our dedication to pushing the boundaries of knowledge and fostering the next generation of tech leaders.”

Ankit Taparia, Airlinq’s VP and a BITS Pilani alumnus, expressed commitment to unlocking the limitless potential of disruptive and new-age technology, eagerly anticipating the pioneering of advanced 5G technology solutions.

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