Q22. Define ISP. Name some popular ISP companies of India.
Ans. ISP stands for Internet Service Provider; it provides the settings, such as username and password, which is needed to configure the Internet connection on the computer. The subscription for an Internet connection is done from an Internet Service Provider (ISP). The ISP to choose should be reliable and provide immediate help to any Internet connection problems. There are a number of ISPs, such as MTNL, Airtel, Reliance, etc. User should choose the ISP that provides a wide variety of Web services in the respective area.
Some popular ISP companies of India are as follows:
- Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (VSNL)
- Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd. (MTNL)