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Infographic: what will the future look like with the introduction of the e-SIM?

Since 2007 the mobile industry has witnessed a few developments which are shaping and progressing the whole mobile ecosystem. Most recently, one of the most debatable topics has been the impact the standardised eSIM technology will have on the industry and mainly on the end-consumer. Will the e-SIM cause as much disruption in the mobile … Continue reading

NEW SPEAKER – Axel Meiling, Associate Partner, Mücke, Sturm & Company

  15th MVNOs World Congress next week! NEW SPEAKER – Axel Meiling, Associate Partner, Mücke, Sturm & Company (MS&C) The introduction of embedded SIM technology to consumer markets is imminent. It will enable the breakthrough of connected devices and open up a multitude of new business opportunities for MVNOs. A golden era seems to be ahead. But eSIM will also lower switching … Continue reading

Bazile Telecom Selects Spirent Tweakker to Improve Customer Care through Cloud Services

French MVNO automates subscriber connectivity process with Tweakker enabling care agents to spend more time in helping seniors understand and use their smartphones Crawley, UK, 30th March, 2016: Spirent Communications plc (LSE: SPT) today announced that its Tweakker device intelligence solution has been selected by French mobile virtual network operator (MVNO)  Bazile Telecom to automate … Continue reading

Globetouch Contracts Tweakker for Global MVNO Customer On-Boarding

  Spirent’s Tweakker solution improves customer care and time to revenue for service providers    Crawley, UK,  23 March, 2016: Spirent Communications plc (LSE: SPT) announced today that its Tweakker device intelligence solution has been selected by mobile virtual network enabler (MVNE) Globetouch to provide cloud connectivity services to end-users of its global network of … Continue reading

Google’s Cell Service Could Snare All the Major Carriers

GOOGLE STARTED WORK on Project Fi, its experimental cell phone service, about two and a half years ago. And according to Laura Holmes, who has worked on the project for most of that time, there were many inside the company who believed it would never work. “Everyone internally and externally thought we were crazy,” says … Continue reading

Xiaomi debuts MVNO service with new flagship device

Chinese device manufacturer Xiaomi has launched an MVNO to compete with the country’s three major incumbents. Operating as Mi Mobile, Xiaomi will offer a prepaid plan which charges CNY0.1 for each voice minute, SMS and 1MB of data, as well as a post-paid tariff which provides users with 3GB of 4G data for a monthly … Continue reading


U.K. Consumers the First in Europe to Benefit from Free Voice, Data and Text for Life LOS ANGELES, CA & LONDON, U.K. – SEPTEMBER 23, 2015 – U.K. residents can now receive completely free mobile service. FreedomPop today announced that its much-anticipated 100 percent free mobile service is now available throughout the U.K., offering 200 … Continue reading

Mobile Vikings plans new business model

Belgian MVNO Mobile Vikings is developing a new business model, in anticipation of new EU regulation. Its Viking Deals will form a central part of the new offer, director Hans Similon said in an interview with Bloovi. He expects many mobile providers will need to rethink their services if roaming surcharges are banned from 2017 … Continue reading

Mobile Virtual Network Operator Market- Global Segments and Forecast upto 2020

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) is a wireless communications service provider that does not possess network infrastructure of its own. MVNO offers wireless communication by agreements with the existing mobile network operators. These companies obtain bulk access to the mobile communication network at wholesale rate and set retail prices for their consumers. MVNO may have … Continue reading

Dutch VOs attract over half million business subscribers

  Dutch virtual mobile operators had around 530,000 business customers at the end of March, equal to 6.2 percent of their total customer base, according to Telecompaper’s latest report on the Dutch MVNO market. Compared to the third quarter of 2014, the number of business customers at the MVNOs and virtual brands was up 5.3 … Continue reading