DoT Initiative to Support MSMEs & Startups

  • 06 Jun 2024

On 5th June, 2024, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) called for a proposal for "Industry 4.0 a baseline Survey among MSMEs" that aligns with the broader vision of fostering digital transformation and preparing industries for the advent of 5G and 6G technologies.

Key Points

  • The survey aims to establish the foundation for a robust ecosystem that leverages the potential of artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, and the integration of 5G and 6G networks.
  • The 60-day survey will cover five sectors each in North and South India.
  • The survey is designed to uncover sector-specific needs across at least ten industries, recognizing the diverse nature of India's MSME landscape.