Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson Tuesday said that it has signed an agreement with Sterlite Technologies to work together in driving Smart Sustainable City initiatives in India in line with Government’s vision of Digital India.
Under the agreement, Ericsson will collaborate with Sterlite to design a roadmap and deploy solutions and services to create a fully functioning knowledge-based society.
Both the companies will deploy Wi-Fi networks and fiber along with public safety, intelligent transport and smart grid solutions, which will enable the establishment of sustainable smart cities in India.
“Sterlite is working closely with the Government to drive smart sustainable city initiatives and supports Digital India program. We are collaborating with Ericsson to implement the Program,” Anand Agarwal, CEO, Sterlite Technologies, said in a joint statement.