All Posts by Shyam Purkayastha


About the Author

Shyam is the Creator-in-Chief at RadioStudio. He is a technology buff and is passionate about bringing forth emerging technologies to showcase their true potential to the world. Shyam guides the team at RadioStudio, a bunch of technoholiks, to imagine, conceptualize and build ideas around emerging trends in information and communication technologies.

Iot for Telecom
Jan 03

Three Compelling Use Cases of IoT for Telecom

By Shyam Purkayastha | Telecom

Given all the hype and marketing push around IoT, it is tough to predict how exactly the business models will evolve over the next few years. This is one of the main concerns for industry practitioners. They usually ponder about implementing IoT and end up asking one question, “How can I use IoT in my industry?”. The common approach used to find answers to this question is to look at existing solutions. On one end of the spectrum, we have B2C solutions which are “good to have” ideas but do not solve a real pain. But on the other end, we see a few B2B trends around specific industries where IoT can play a pivotal role. The telecom sector is one such vertical and deploying IoT for telecom opens up a few interesting opportunities.

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Smart Highway Toll Collection System
Oct 25

Smart Highway Toll Collection System

By Shyam Purkayastha | Internet of Things

Vehicles queuing up to pay toll tax at a highway toll gate is a common sight. The toll collection system mostly works on a manual process and can take up to a minute to process each vehicle’s transaction. This has a cumulative effect of increasing traffic congestion, adding delays in travel time and also becoming a pollution hotspot near the toll gate area. Imagine yourself in a car, stuck in one of those long queues. All that you can do is to sit patient till you get past the toll gate.

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