- Normal SIM (Physical SIM)
- eSIM (SIM embedded in M2M smart devices)
- M2M Identifier (3 Digits)
- Licensee Identifier (4 Digits)
- Device Number (6 Digits)
- Very low Bandwidth <1Kbps (Monthly usage 10KB to 1MB) e.g. remote sensors applications.
- Low Bandwidth, 1kbps to 50 kbps (Monthly usage 1 MB to 10 MB) e.g. utility, health, security monitoring
- Medium Bandwidth, 50kbps to few MB, (Monthly usage 10MB to 300MB) e.g. retail, ticketing, inventory control, gaming, digital picture frames
- High Bandwidth, in Mbps (Monthly usage >300MB to 90GB) e.g. Digital signage, Video surveillance.
- Outgoing / Incoming calls shall be allowed to/from predefined set of maximum one number only.
- Outgoing / Incoming SMS shall be allowed to/from predefined set of maximum two numbers only.
- Data communication –The APN shall be white listed with a set of 4 IPs in accordance with the DoT guidelines.
- e-SIM cards are to be procured from a GSMA certified SIM Manufacturing facility
- e-SIM card/Device is to be certified from an accredited laboratory
- Use of BSNL subscriptions in M2M SIM Cards/Devices are compliant to applicable standard of GSMA
|BSNL Tariff Plans for M2M / IoT Services (Prepaid Tariff)|
|Plan Name||Free Mobile Data Per Month||Free Onnet SMS Per Month||Plan Charge|
(Rs per SIM per Month)
|10-10,000 SIMs||10,001-50,000 SIMs||More than 50,001 SIMs|
|Private APN charges for M2M/IoT Services||10-10,000 SIMs||10,001-50,000 SIMs||More than 50,001 SIMs|
|One Time Charge for each Private APN||Rs 20,000/-||Rs 15,000/-||Rs 10,000/-|
|Annual Recurring Charge for each Private APN||Rs 20,000/-||Rs 15,000/-||Rs 10,000/-|
|BSNL M2M / IoT Service – Additional Usage Charges After Free Usage|
|Data Charges after free usage||1 paisa / 10KB for Home LSA and National Roaming|
|SMS Charges after free SMS limit & Off-net SMS||15 paisa per SMS|
|Outgoing Voice Calls (On-net & Off-net)||30 paisa per 60 sec|
|Incoming Voice Calls||FREE|
- Unique, fixed APN will be allocated to any new customer availing M2M/IoT services.
- The unique APN shall be whitelisted with a set of 4 IPs in accordance with the DoT guidelines.
- Any existing customer using default APN should be migrated to unique APN.
- Minimum Hire Period is One Year.
- Post paid bills are issued only for bulk connection.
- Exact half yearly, quarterly, and annual options available. (e.g if FMC is Rs 31 then half yearly=31×6, quarterly=31×3, annual=31×12)
- Pooling of data is possible with in an IOT plan for 10% extra charge on FMC per connection.
- The advance Security Deposit is 10 times the FMC in post paid.
- International Roaming (Out bound roaming) : Activation charge Rs 99/- +GST for post paid and Rs 58(MRP) for Prepaid.
- Vehicle – GPS Tracking System
- Smart Meters – SIM based on off.
- Automatic metering – Smart meters
- Data acquisition sensing – Hydrology
- POS – Swiping machines
- SIM based Advertisement in Luxury Buses
- Fault Passage management system
- Automatic Demand Management
- Data Acquisition – SOURA Projects of KSEBL