BSNL starts corporate e-mail service for Re 1 per day and offers 1 GB storage

BSNL customers will be able to avail the service linked to their websites for yearly fee of Rs 365 per e-mail ID with 1GB storage and Rs 999 per e-mail ID with 10 gigabyte storage.


State-run telecom firm BSNL today started corporate e-mail service for Re 1 per day in partnership with Jaipur-based firm Data Infosys.

 BSNL starts corporate e-mail service for Re 1 per day and offers 1 GB storage

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Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in a statement said that it has started offering its customers "e-mail services to ensure privacy and security of their data".

BSNL customers will be able to avail the service linked to their websites for yearly fee of Rs 365 per e-mail ID with 1 GB storage and Rs 999 per e-mail ID with 10 gigabyte storage.

"The payment will have to be made once in a year. The effective price of the service starts for Re 1 per day with 1 GB storage. For usage beyond 10 GB, customers can buy extra 5 GB storage for an annual payment of Rs 500," Data Infosys CEO Ajay Data said.

All enterprise e-mail accounts will come with security tools and dual authentication that will make them hacker-free e-mail accounts, the statement said.

The state-run firm highlighted "privacy" as key to its e-mail service.

"Our e-mail offering is very secure and e-mails are not scanned like other e-mail hosting players. E-mail solution does not allow anyone including e-mail administrator to monitor or look into any e-mail account. Entire e-mail solution is hosted on the BSNL Network, giving lawful rights and access speed at its best," BSNL Director for Enterprise Business NK Mehta said.

The e-mail service will also have mobile app for access on cellphones.


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