MarcaTel is a subsidiary of LaMarca Knowledge & Services Pvt. Ltd is a web implementation and technology solutions firm. It provides a sustainable Wi-Fi connectivity solution for all. It is committed to narrow the division between rural & main stream India through technology. The spirit behind the initiative is to take digitalization into rural India, wherein lies the true essence of "Digital India". With the existing potential of roughly around 2.5 lakh villages & micro towns across India which have poor or nil access to internet. MarcaTel will install the Wi-Fi towers and provide data to the consumer at a consistent speed as per the leased line. Once the subscriber is connected on our Wi-Fi network he can use all modern day applications like WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Skype etc.
MarcaTel solution is a non spectrum based Wi-Fi hotspot with a radius range of half a kilometer. It is a solution where in we use the existing infrastructure of the Telco ( Already Laid down fiber optic leased line ) and create a public WIFI hotspot to which a user can log in and access the internet.
Any device which has the capability of connecting to a Wi-Fi network can be used on the MarcaTel Network.
The Marcatel solution is based on a technical collaboration with BLUETOWN, a Wi-Fi technology company based out of Denmark. These solutions are already running successfully in African and some South American countries. In India Bluetown has already partnered with BSNL for the states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Assam and the Andaman Islands. In these areas it has already deployed over 150 installations successfully.
MarcaTel Wi-Fi network solution use radio waves and is deployed within unlicensed spectrum over the 2.4 gigahertz (GHz) frequency bands. It is similar to cell phones and televisions, and connects to our wireless access point which directly connects to the Internet.