Airtel introduces new facility called Data Rollover to its home broadband customers. With this facility, customers can now carry forward their unused monthly data. This facility also enable customers to accumulate up to 1000GB of data. Company also introduced Airtel Broadband Big Byte Offer in August. This offer gives 500GB to 1000GB bonus data in monthly rental plans.
Earlier this year in July, airtel had introduced the data rollover for its postpaid mobile customers. This facility has introduced under company’s Project Next – its digital innovation program aimed at transforming customer experience across all of its services and touch points.
Airtel plans to invest up to 2000 crores over the next 3 years under Project Next. Company’s plan is to launch several exciting digital innovations to step change the simplicity and interactivity of the Airtel customer experience. Project Next complements Airtel’s massive investments towards building a future ready network under Project Leap.
With this innovation, our home broadband users no longer have to worry about their unused data, which will always be available to them. Home broadband continues to drive the massive growth of in-home consumption of online content and the combination of Airtel V-Fiber and ‘data rollover’ will enable a truly world-class experience for today’s digital homes,
said George Mathen, CEO – Homes, Bharti Airtel.
Airtel has over 2.1 million broadband customers in India. Now, telco is planning to boost its broadband reach with V-Fiber network.
V-Fiber is introduced by company on October last year. It is based on a combination of fiber and Vectorization technology to deliver high-speed internet. Airtel claims that V-Fiber network can deliver data speeds up to 100Mbps. Currently, V-Fiber network is now available in 87 cities across India.
After launch of jio last year, there is continues fight among Indian telcos for customers. Airtel’s data rollover facility is also the part of it. According to reports, Reliance JioFiber may offer 100GB data at 500.