Prof. Rishi Kappal & Dr. Milind Pande has written a world class text book on Mobile Communications with core focus on Indian Telecom ecosystem. The book, titled “Next Generation Mobile Communications-Mobile, Infra Technology, Management, Data” is published by McGraw Hill Education and being introduced at World Telecom Day Celebrations on 15th May, 2015 at MITSOT Pune. More than 18 months of research has gone into the book to identify the stakeholder needs. The need was felt to write this book since a comprehensive literature on Indian Telecom ecosystem – active/passive infra, devices, VAS, Outsourcing and Management Services was not available. The book has relevance for engineering, management students and the industry.
Industry stalwarts like the DDBook was released in hands of Mr. Anil Prakash, Secretary General, ITU-APT Foundation of India, New Delhi, Commodore Jena, Deputy Director General at Cellular Operator’s Association of India, Mr. Hitesh Shah, Director Sales CBU, Blackberry India, & Mr. Hemant Joshi, Telecom Partner, Deloitte Pune.G of COAI, Director of Vodafone India, MD of Idea Cellular, MD of Tata Power, MD of Manpower Group, HR President of Sony India, Co-founder of Micromax, Director of Blackberry India, Director of Avaya India, Marketing Head of HP(PPS) have given advance praise for the book. The book also acknowledges various academicians on high echelons who have devoted time and effort to up-skill students. The work has strong adoption relevance to engineering, management students along-with industry and telecom training companies.