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Zoom seeking VoIP licence indicates organisational shift in India: Experts

Zoom Video Communications has sought approval from the government of India to launch its Zoom Phone services in India, according to media reports

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Aryaman Gupta New Delhi
Communication platform Zoom Video Communications Inc. seeking approval from the government for its “Zoom Phone” VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service indicates a shift among Indian organisations towards usage of collaboration tools like video conferencing, say market analysts.

According to media reports Zoom Video Communications has sought approval from the government of India to launch its Zoom Phone services in India. The company declined to comment on Business Standards questions.

Experts point out that this will bring Zoom in direct competition with Microsoft and Cisco as well as some of the free alternatives such as Whatsapp calls and Skype.

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First Published: Nov 23 2022 | 5:29 PM IST

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